The Studies Centre SCUOLA DEL PORTARE – Italian Babywearing School® aims to support the correct physical and mental development both for children and parents by

  • enhancing, verifying and promoting the good practice of Babywearing and similar methods.
  • enhancing, verifying and promoting national and international scientific researches about Babywearing and child’s interaction with the whole family.
  • Training professionals such as “ CONSULENTI DEL PORTARE®” – carrying instructors- also named “CdP”, through the creation and management of a professionals’ national net. This new competence could be used and spread as reinforcement of the health and social services of different kinds, social-educational services and people strongly motivated. Along the training process   The Studies Centre SCUOLA DEL PORTARE – Italian Babywearing School® will be supported by its own trainers or external ones as by the low (low n°4 del 14.01.2013).
  • Promoting basic-training and follow-up on Babywearing and similar methods (e.g. “Rebozo” massage, empathetic and nonviolent communication” Nurturing techniques, etc.) through familiar empowerment reinforcing parents’ confidence that they are doing the right thing.
  • Creating a parents’ net to offer them practical and emotional support, a place to share experiences, moments and values.
  • Promoting a sustainable diet and life, a sustainable relation with our habitat and nature. To support mothers, children and families in their right of free and conscious choices. To ensure the respect for plurality and uniqueness of each family experience.
  • Drawing up proposals for improvements of Babywearing and similar methods, to overcome any gap and to develop services for those interested, even thanks to scientific researches.
  • promoting and realizing, directly or not, scientific researches about the mentioned fields and techniques, of social interest, as by d.P.R. 14 June 2003, n. 135.
  • Using and implementing participation instruments for professionals and non-professional, according to the low.

Activity

The Studies Centre SCUOLA DEL PORTARE – Italian Babywearing School® accomplishes its mission through several activities for professional, families. In particular, for professional and similar figures:

  • Organizes and promotes training to become “CONSULENTE DEL PORTARE®” (CdP) also in cooperation with external partners, operating with methodology, procedures, techniques skills and know-how of Scuola del Portare exclusive property and passed by recognized and certified SDP instructors.
  • Works on lifelong learning, according to the low, (low n°4 del 01/2013) also in cooperation with external partners handling the know-how of Scuola del Portare exclusive property and passed by recognized and certified SDP instructors.
  • Promotes and organizes different kinds of conferences, meetings, seminars, courses and in general any actititi to support its lifelong training.
  • Promotes and realizes studies and researches about Babywearing and similar techniques ( Rebozo massage, attachment Parenting, etc)
  • It works to give scholarships, research and development contract with public and private institutions, it supports the publication of newspapers and magazines articles, documents and any other mass media information in any possible way and format both analogic or digital, the production and post production of audiovisual multimedia contents to be spread by web or any other way.
  • To look for any possible cooperation with associations, committee, foundation, non-profit organization, both local and on line, Italian or foreign sharing our ideas or supporting our methodology and SDP’s aims.

The Studies Centre SCUOLA DEL PORTARE – Italian Babywearing School® aims to support the correct physical and mental development both for children and parents.

In particular as to families, both with special needs or not, it aims to:

  • to arrange information meetings, group or individual consulting on Babywearing, to promote and support an educational style resting on an active and empathetic listening of basic needs, so that parents can be the safe base from which the child can move towards autonomy.
  • To promote theoretical and practical babywearing culture in any suitable situation, hospitals, neonatal and obstetrics units, to care babies with special needs together with local medical resources.
  • To offer an helpline telephone number to support parents.
  • To grant a good organization and technical scientific support . We will provide quality check about our activities by regular updating of our rules. Quality control is granted.
  • To look for any possible cooperation with associations, committee, foundation, non-profit organization, both local and on line, to share our ideas.
  • To work for cooperation with other social or politics realities to realize events or contents following its generic purposes.
  • It can sign direct or indirect agreements with any training facilities, working with academia or research institutes on socially sensitive topics.
  • Facebook is a virtual meeting place to share ideas among The Studies Centre SCUOLA DEL PORTARE – Italian Babywearing School ® and all those interested in its activities.
  • To communicate with conventional instruments, in particular seminars and issuing.
  • To manage any activity connected with institutional ones, that is complementary activities, according to the low.