Australian Babywearing Association

Your Trusted Source for Babywearing Education

The Australian Babywearing Association is Australia's peak body for babywearing education, advocacy, and training. Access essential babywearing training for Perinatal Professionals (Occupational Therapists, physiotherapists, Midwives, Maternal Child Health Nurses, Doulas) in core safety guidelines, and recommendations on best practice use of baby carriers and slings. Or get connected with a local trained babywearing consultant who can help you feel more confident and comfortable carrying your baby.
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Who we are

Australia’s Peak Body for Babywearing Education and Advocacy

We help make babywearing education accessible and reliable for all Australian perinatal health providers and caregivers. Through online training, community resources, and education, we advocate for babywearing safety and best practice, while promoting the benefits of babywearing for babies, young children, and their families.
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What we do

Empowering Australians to Carry the Next Generation, Safely and Confidently

We provide up-to-date industry advice to empower caregivers and see them feeling confident and comfortable. We educate perinatal health professionals so they are able to confidently advise new parents on safe and correct babywearing, helping families connect and thrive!

Babywearing Training for Perinatal Health Professionals

Industry leading education on babywearing best practice, safety, and correct use. Become a Babywearing Consultant, Educator, or Advocate!
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Find a Trained Babywearing Consultant

Need help with your baby carrier, wrap, or sling? Our directory lists professionals who have completed our industry leading training and who are committed to optimal outcomes. Find a trained consultant in your area to assist.
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Holding Hope

By donating unused carriers, you are supporting caregivers in need of this valuable parenting tool. We support individuals and communitites that are referred to us and work with organisations and charities that support vulnerable children, indigenous communities, refugees, parents dealing with domestic violence, severe financial hardship and more.
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5 Essential Tips or Babywearing Success

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