-Did you know that using a sling has huge physiological and developmental benefits for your child?
-Are you confused about which baby carrier to buy?
-Would you like help using your baby box sling?
Come along to a sling library session and choose from a large selection of carriers available for hire.
Or get help with your own sling, we can make sure you’re using it safely and comfortably.
The sling library is at the Baby On Borders Sling Surgery in Tweedbank every second Friday afternoon.
Fitting and safety advice is provided by fully trained sling consultant and peer supporters.
Library slots are 15mins per family, allowing you to try on one or two slings. If you’d like to try more or would like more time, you might like to consider booking a consultation. For more info on the sling library and consultations have a look at the website www.carrymeround.co.uk
Hires are £5-7 for 2 weeks. Please note that photo ID and proof of address is required when hiring.
The Baby On Borders Sling Surgery have a Baby Box sling demo at 3pm, showing you how to use your Baby box stretchy wrap, including info on fit, positioning and safety.
There is a £2 entry fee per family, which helps Baby On Borders cover running costs.
Older children are very welcome.
Other sling library sessions run in Lauder and Kelso. Keep your eye on the Facebook page for more details.