Prepared Childbirth Education – The Complete 6 Week Series

This class is now full. Please call Perinatal Education at 860-647–4790 or email Betsy at to place your name on the waiting list and/or seek alternative dates.

Class runs every Wednesday from May 9 - June 6 + Thursday June 7th

This Class covers all the essentials for preparing for the labor and birth of your baby in six weeks.  Topics include: stages of labor, relaxation and breathing techniques, comfort measures, positioning for labor, partner's role, analgesia, anesthesia, cesarean birth, postpartum adjustment, breastfeeding, newborn care, Advanced Comfort Skills for Labor, Family Birthing Center Tour and much more*.  We recommend you complete classes approximately 2 - 6 weeks before your due date.  Classes limited to 8 couples*

*Class Fee is per couple : 1 seat = 1 couple (but we will have two seats for you in the class!!)

 Note: Within 1 week of registration, you will receive an email confirmation with dates and times of the classes, directions including parking information and what you need to bring to class. 

Call Perinatal Education 860-647-4790 with questions.


Cancellation Policy: We will provide a full refund to registrants who have a medical reason for cancelling the class.  A $10 registration fee per class will be retained for all other cancellation refunds.  To receive a refund, you must notify the ECHN Perinatal Education office at 860-647-4790 no later than 48 hours prior to the first class.  No refunds will be given once the class begins.


Date: May 09, 2018

Time: From: 06:00 PM To: 08:30 PM

Designated contact:

Location: Manchester Memorial Hospital
71 Haynes Street Manchester, CT 06040

Cost: 145.00