Checklist: Birth Centre Supplies

Supplies for You

Light food for labour Extra pillows (in distinct pillow cases)
Fluid replacement drinks or honey Toiletries (toothbrush, toothpaste etc.)
Comfortable clothing Glasses, contact lenses, and solution
Bathing suit/bathing top (for yourself if desired as well as anyone who may accompany you in the tub or shower Large pack of extra-large overnight pads (not “dry weave”)
Socks, slippers (including for family and visitors) Comfortable clothes for you to go home in

Lip balm

Health card, if you have one 
Hair ties   


For Your Baby
Newborn diapers Infant car seat
Season-appropriate clothing (including baby-hats - newborn size) Formula and bottle (if you will be feeding your baby formula)


Other supplies you may find helpful
Massage oil or lotions Snacks and meals for family and visitors
Camera Phone charger
Music player Notebook 


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