You’ve entered an exciting phase of your life! Women's Care is honored to be able to partner with you as you prepare for the birth of your child. We know that along with anticipation and joy, welcoming a newborn brings many questions. To assist our patients in making the transition to parenting a newborn, we are pleased to offer expert-instructed childbirth and breastfeeding classes. Knowing what to expect during labor and delivery will increase your confidence and sense of well-being as you approach your delivery date.
PREPARED CHILDBIRTH CLASS (this class is intended to help your understanding of the birthing process)
When: Held on the 2nd Monday of every other month
Time: 6:30 p.m. to 9:15 p.m.
- Stages of Labor
- Maternity Care
- How to cope with pain during labor
- Recovery Care
- Hospital information
- Nursery Care
- Selecting a Pediatrician
- Reasons for a Cesarean Delivery
- What happens when you go to the hospital
When: Last Monday of each month (subject to change)
Time: 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
- Benefits of breastfeeding
- How to begin breastfeeding
- Positioning and latch-on
- Breastfeeding Challenges
- Learn how babies are getting enough
- Pumping and storing
How to register:
You can register for Childbirth Classes or Breastfeeding Classes at one of your prenatal appointments, or by calling our office during normal business hours.
*** Classes are held at Women’s Care, Inc. in the classroom on lower level ***
*** Spouses/Support Persons are encouraged to come ***