Our Training

At Ecoroos we strive to offer the best possible service. That includes supporting you in your choices, listen to your needs and help you find something that truly meets those needs. That’s why it is important for us to keep our knowledge fresh and up to date.

Paula is a certified sling consultant; she trained and certified with School of Babywearing in the UK. Paula has also completed her training with Slingababy to acquire a broader set of skills. She is also involved in a continuous professional development program in Spain, thus keeping her skills up to date and tapping into other sources of knowledge

John is trained and certified as a babywearing Peer supporter with School of Babywearing and brings to the table the invaluable understanding of a lot of the struggles and fears that dads sometimes face at the start of their babywearing journey. He is the author of the info graph “10 reasons why Babywearing ROCKS for dads”.

Trained with Slingababy Trained with School of Babywearing

Aside from Ecoroos, John and Paula also volunteer and run the “Derbyshire & East Staffs Nappy & Sling Library”, which gives parents the opportunity to try on slings and reusable nappies. The Derbyshire and East Staffs Nappy & Sling Library (or DESNAS library) meets the last Saturday of the month in Uttoxeter.

DESNAS (Derbyshire and East Staffs Nappy and Sling) Library is also part of the UK Nappy Library network and appointed nappy advisors by Derbyshire County council and run regular nappy demos on the fist Friday of every month in Chellaston.

Personal babywearing Consultations

We are also able to offer more in-depth babywearing consultations upon request. These are particularly aimed at those people that are either very new to babywearing and don’t feel comfortable in a group setting or have a particular issue they would like us to help address.

We can also refer you to a nearby babywearing consultant, peer supporter if you are in need of help, please ask us for details. tryit@ecoroos.co.uk