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The Baby Hub HK

Expert support on your parenting journey

Marcella is a British-qualified paediatric nurse, registered

both in the UK and here in Hong Kong. She is a registered lactation consultant, qualified through the International Board of Certified Lactation Consultants (IBCLC).

With over 25 years of paediatric experience, Marcella’s reputation within the community is someone who is honest, non-judgemental, compassionate and supportive. Her unique and integrated approach to family-centred care gives Marcella the ability and empathy to put parents at ease and ensure the best evidence-based care for their babies.

Marcella has a wealth of knowledge that can help support you on your parenting journey.

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Support to suit your needs:

Home Visits

Regular health checkups and advice in your own home.

A visit typically includes:

  • developmental assessment
  • postnatal support & advice
  • education & guidance for new parents
  • emotional support for mothers
  • advice on soothing and bonding with your child

Please contact us for available packages and pricing information

Feeding support

Marcella is an IBCLC qualified lactation consultant and can offer support and advice on all things feeding, including:

  • weight monitoring
  • breast feeding
  • bottle information
  • weaning onto solid foods
  • pumping schedules

Practical advice

With over 25 years of paediatric experience, Marcella can help support you on your parenting journey.

  • sleeping routines
  • allergies
  • Helper training
  • home safety assessments
  • educational play & stimulation
  • group workshops

More About Marcella

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Originally from Ireland, Marcella moved to Hong Kong in 2014 with her husband and two children. Prior to Hong Kong, she was a Paediatric Respiratory Nurse Specialist at the renowned Royal Brompton Hospital in London. Her work there supported families with chronic long-term respiratory conditions, including asthma and allergies, both in the home and in the hospital setting. Marcella's work has been published in the Archives of Diseases in Childhood medical journal.

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While in Hong Kong, Marcella has worked with Central Health Family Practice and currently runs their Baby Clinic in Discovery Bay.

She has also worked as a consultant at Kwong Wah Hospital, where she helped develop nursing protocols for managing children with asthma and allergies.

She has been a guest speaker at the Hong Kong Society of Paediatric Respirology and Allergy Conference and has also appeared on local Hong Kong television.

Alongside her clinic work, Marcella is also a valued member of PathFinders, an NGO dedicated to supporting migrant mothers during their pregnancy and ensuring their babies receive the best start in life.

Her role includes supporting Mothers after delivery and providing advice on feeding, vaccinations, growth & weight monitoring, as well as all-around emotional support.

Please CLICK HERE to visit the PathFinders website to find out more about the amazing work they do in Hong Kong and how you may be able to help.

Let's Chat

Please call, Whatsapp or email for more information and pricing.

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+852 6026 4257

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What clients say...

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As a new mum, it was reassuring to know that Marcella was visiting weekly. Even having the date in my phone made me feel reassured that I would have someone to chat to that week.

Amy and baby Billie.

Reference contact details are available on request

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Marcella , thank you so much for your support! Ava and I have benefited so much from your patience, time and guidance in what has been a really difficult time. We can't thank you enough and look forward to reaching new milestones together with you.

Laura and baby Ava .

The Baby Hub Club


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with Marcella

Regular informal meet-ups with Marcella & other parents and babies. Plenty of space in a private Baby Zone!

parents & babies welcome!

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Contact Marcella on 6026 4257 for details

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