What is the purpose of the Polish Village?
The Village of support for Polish Families in the UK. We specialise in pregnancy and up to the first years of life. The Polish Village promotes conscious motherhood and attachment parenting, breastfeeding and upbringing in bilingualism. We embrace our Polish heritage, offering a range of free services. Our volunteers are working online and across the UK.
Nie śpię, bo karmię!
A free support group for Polish families who are planning, are breastfeeding or intend to breastfeed. Volunteers in a group have the current Breastfeeding Peer Supporter Level 2 training. Psychologists, doulas and midwives work with us too. The group meets weekly on Fridays at 10:00 am on Zoom. Meetings are free of charge.
Świadomy Poród UK
Free support group for Polish pregnant women planning birth in the UK. The group is educational and monitored. Here you will find educational materials on childbirth, anaesthesia and your birth rights.
Naturalnie, że w domu!
A free support group for Polish families in the UK who are considering, planning or had a homebirth. Free group meetings are held monthly.
POLISH VILLAGE IS OPENING HUBS IN THE UK
Miejsce: Beanblock Cafe, Newark
- NCP Newark St Marks Place (2 min walk) £1,90 – 2,90 /2h https://www.ncp.co.uk/find-a-car-park/car-parks/newark-st-marks-place/
- Asda (3 minutes walk) darmowe 2h
- Morrisons (5 minutes walk) 2h darmowe
Sessions in Newark:
KAWA&ZABAWA – 10:00 – 11:30 for mothers with children 0-5 years old – Playgroup with elements of the Polish language, the possibility of borrowing Polish books for children, reading in Polish. Meet other Polish mums.
Did you know that children learn best other languages from interactions with other children? Even if Polish is their second language, thanks to regular meetings, your child will have the opportunity to get used to the language and get acquainted with Polish culture.
We will organize Santa Claus, Christmas meetings, Easter crafts, dingus and many others. Free meetings. Parent(s) must be present. We do not provide meals. The promotional price for coffee and cake is £5 for parents.
MLECZNE SPOTKANIA – Free group for mothers and babies who are breastfed (pregnant women are welcome!) – 12:30 – 13:30 for mothers with children 0+
The group will be run by trained breastfeeding supporters. In the group, you will be able to meet new mums, learn more about mental health, solve your breastfeeding problems, and get advice on feeding and child development. The group will be run entirely in Polish! Free meetings. Parent(s) must be present. We do not provide meals. The promotional price for coffee and cake is £5 for parents.
POLSKA ŚWIETLICA – After school craft club for Polish children
- 15:30-15:45 DROP IN
- 15:45 – 16:30 Program with elements of Polish culture (History, Geography, Art, Literature). Led by a Polish educator and pedagogue. In addition, help with homework, crafts and a reading corner.
- 16:45-17:00 PICK UP
There is a club fee of £5 per child per session. Parents are welcome in classes, there is no requirement to stay with the child if they are 5 years old or more. Healthy snacks for children are included in the price, children should have a water bottle with them. The promotional price for coffee and cake is £5 for parents.
Registration is required only at the Craft Club due to the limited number of places.
Ania Rutkowska – breastfeeding, stay and play, after-school club support
Laura Waszkiewicz – breastfeeding, stay and play support
- Marlena Zgórska – breastfeeding, stay and play support
Ania Malefina – Stay and Play support
Ania Okanu – Stay and Play Support
Edyta Suchodolska – stay and play after-school club support
Patrycja Matuszczak – after-school club support
Opening soon – Breastfeeding and Postnatal Support Group for Polish Families
Sessions leader: Karolina Zatorska
Would you like to contact us? Please send an email to Karolina Birmingham.pv@ gmail.com
Opening soon – Stay and Play for Polish Families
Sessions leader: Anna Malinefa
Would you like to contact us? Please send an email to Anna meltonmowbray.pv@ gmail.com