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Prepared Childbirth Education – Weekend & Wednesdays
Due to COVID-19 and continued visitor restrictions in the hospital these classes will be held virtually via zoom.
Includes the following classes:
1. Weekend Childbirth Education – Just Labor and Birth
Friday 9/17/21 from 6:00 – 9:00 pm and Saturday9/18/21 from 10:00 – 3:30 pm. Designed for expectant parents with tight schedules. This two-session series of classes includes all the vital components to prepare you for labor and birth.
2. Breastfeeding for the Pregnant Couple – Wednesday 9/22/21 from 6:00 – 8:30 pm. This class explains the advantages of nursing, breastfeeding techniques and positions, breast milk expression and storage, ways to prevent common problems, handling the first few weeks at home and more. Fathers and support persons are encouraged to attend. Taught by our Certified Lactation Consultants. Breastfeeding book provided with class.
3. Postpartum and Baby Care Classes – Wednesdays 9/29/21 and 10/6/21 from 6:00 – 8:30 pm For expectant parents who wish that babies came with an owner’s manual, this class covers diapering, bathing, crying, safety and many other details of newborn care and postpartum expectations. Hands on instruction will ease you through the first days and nights at home with baby.
*Alternate dates: If the dates listed for Breastfeeding, Postpartum and Baby Care, please reply to the confirmation email or call 860-647-4790 and we will be happy to register you for an alternate date.
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.
*Class Fee is per couple: 1 ticket = 1 couple
Call Perinatal Education 860-647-4790 for more information.