Isis Maternity Boston Hosts Summer Safety Workshop, Sunday June 14
Boston, MA (June 2009) — Summer is right around the corner, and with all the travel and fun in the sun comes many potential risks to babies. Isis Maternity wants to prepare families for the season by offering a series of Summer Safety days at their centers throughout June and July. The next session will take place on Sunday, June 14 with a special workshop from 1:00 pm- 2:00 pm at Isis Maternity Boston located at The Shops at Prudential.
At 1:00 pm, local expert Dennis Finn will demonstrate and discuss the most important safety precautions and concerns caretakers need to be aware of during the summer months. Dennis Finn, EMT-B, BLS 1st Responder, teaches infant/child CPR and first aid classes at Isis Maternity.
Learn the best way to protect babies from the sun from choosing the right hat to selecting a safe and effective sunscreen. Hitting the road for a summer getaway? Discover which products will make family travel a safer and easier experience. Other topics covered will include water safety, CPR, first aid, and mosquito and tick prevention.
Throughout the day, Isis Maternity vendors will also be on hand to offer product tips, demonstrations, and free workshops on baby-proofing, car safety, and more. Attendees will also enjoy special savings on Isis Maternity products and classes.
This event is open to the public. Fees are $10 for non-members and free for Isis Maternity members. Non-mobile babies are welcome with advanced notice. Space is limited so participants are encouraged to register at www.isismaternity.com
About Isis Maternity:
Isis Maternity’s mission is to support women and families as they prepare for the world of parenting. Serving over 35,000 families in the Greater Boston Area, they are committed to providing comprehensive and objective information, professional guidance and support, and a nurturing and caring environment through classes, products and private consultations that focus on prenatal, postpartum and early child development needs.
Founded in 2002, Isis Maternity has close relationships with Boston’s largest obstetric programs including Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, and Massachusetts General Hospital. Isis Maternity Center’s are located in Brookline, Needham, Arlington, and Boston. Each center offers experienced professionals including childbirth educators, lactation consultants, child development specialists, massage therapists and fitness experts. Isis Maternity also takes pride in its expert, knowledgeable staff ready to assist guests with class registration, retail products, and other needs.
Isis Maternity is proud to offer professional and parent-approved products, ready for real life from pregnancy to preschool. Isis Maternity retail stores support the information and advice given in their classrooms, workshops and consultations. Isis Maternity’s retail team handpicks only the finest, most innovative products that meet and exceed parent’s needs, making shopping for mom, baby, and gift giving easy and fun. Isis Maternity’s unique one-stop combination of exceptional products and services has even been recognized by the Retailers Association of Massachusetts.
Isis Maternity was recently ranked as one of the 500 fastest growing private companies in the U.S. by Inc.com. In addition, Isis Maternity was chosen by Working Mother as one of the 25 best small companies for women in 2007.
Isis Maternity is pleased to give back to its communities through their Community Fund. The Fund is used to help families of all means access services that prepare them for parenting. It also helps support Isis Maternity’s community partners, local benefit auctions, school fundraisers and charitable activities.
To learn more about Isis Maternity, visit www.isismaternity.com