Supporting families in West Cork
during pregnancy, birth and beyond...
Mel Ní Chéilleachair is the face behind BabyGrá.
Mel is a mum of one and a Cork native, based in Bandon
in beautiful West Cork.
Mel is passionate about supporting families during pregnancy, birth and throughout parenthood.
Education & Training
Trained as a Birth Doula with DONA International.
Trained as a Postpartum Doula with DoulaCare Ireland.
Qualified as a Baby Massage Teacher with international baby massage expert Gayle Berry of Blossom & Berry.
Diploma in Teaching Infant Massage from To Baby & Beyond & accredited by The Royal College of Midwives.
Certified Tree Babies Guide with Blossom & Berry
2 years of experience as a Student Midwife in Cork University Maternity Hospital / University College Cork.
Explore baby's first language of touch and learn skills that will last a lifetime at our in-person baby massage courses in Bandon.
Suitable for babies from 6 weeks
Immerse yourself and your baby in the great outdoors as you deepen your connection with nature, your baby and yourself. Babywearing encouraged!
Tree Babies: 6 weeks - walking.
Tree Tots: Walking - 3 years.
Relax and connect with your baby and your breath with gentle stretching and yoga inspired movement to help support the development of babies.
Suitable for babies from 12 weeks
to 1 year.
Learn, Stretch & Play! These classes combine toddler massage, yoga based movement, nursery rhymes, singing & sensory play.
Group 1: 12 - 18 months.
Group 2: 18 months - 3 years.