The use of water in labor is probably THE best form of non-medical comfort. Water helps to:
Decrease a mother’s perception of pain
Supports a mother through buoyancy
Soften a mother’s skin
Eases the transition for baby from the womb to the outside world
Discover Birth rents birthing tubs (more info)Greater Toronto Area and Kawarthas. If you would like to benefit from the wonders of a water birth, call us to book your tub now. The tubs we rent are AquaBorn brand. Here are some details about our tubs:
AquaBorn Eco Pool (Birth Tub):
- Size: 72’x64’x31
- Internal depth of 27” (the deepest birth pool availiable!)
- Inflated Anti slip floor
- Inflation time 6 minutes (air pump included)
- 6 handles (2 internal handles)
- Strong, durable eco-vinyl
- A heat retaining lid is included with each pool.
- The pool, lid, and liners are all phthalate free.
Your rental includes:
- Tub for 2 weeks before due date and up to 2 weeks after due date (due back to us 3 days after baby is born)
- New liner that fits in the tub like a glove
- Air pump to blow-up the tub
- Water pump for draining
- Filing hose
- Hose adaptors for filling
- Instructions and information about water birth benefits and safety
Rental cost is: $180.00
Delivery before birth and pick-up after birth is available at a cost of $20 each. If you pick-up and deliver your tub, there is no additional cost. Location for pick-up is east GTA.
Whether you’re choosing to birth your baby in the tub at home, or simply use it for comfort in labor before you go to the hospital, you will love the relief water can provide you.
If you’re ready to book now, just call us at 1-877-249-7259. Tubs are booked weeks in advance, so be sure to book early to avoid disappointment.
To find out more about our tub rentals or to book yours today, call us at:
1-877-BIRTH36 (247-8436) or fill out a contact form here.
You can check availability here. We have 3 tubs that serve all of the GTA and Kawarthas.
To see if we have availability, check the calendar below. Please see the calendar below. Each tub is colour-coded by Tub number. If the date has a colour in it, this means it is booked. To check for availability, you must have about 2 weeks before and after your due date of availability in the calendar. If you are unsure, please call us at 1-877-BIRTH36.
|Tub 4 - serving Durham|
|Tub 1 - serving Durham|
|Tub 2-serving GTA & Kawarthas|
|Tub 3 - serving GTA & Kawartha|