Late Pregnancy Classes
We have a wide selection of courses to help you make those final preparations are you near the end of your pregnancy!
Calming Your Baby and Sleeping Through the Night
Learn ways to calm your newborn baby. Learn how to hear exactly what your baby’s cries are telling you. Learn about infants’ sleep patterns and how the whole family can get adequate sleep. Being able to identify the needs of your baby will deepen the bond with your child and ease much of the pressure and stress that is felt as new parents. $15.00 per couple.
Car Seat Safety
Most car seats are used incorrectly. Learn how to select a safe car seat and use it effectively. No fee.
This class helps to prepare for a schedule cesarean birth. Includes a tour of the hospital. $15.00 per couple.
Meets one night a week for six weeks. Learn skills to use during labor for comfort. Information about medications, anesthesia, induction of labor and cesarean birth are included. $80.00 per couple.
Childbirth Preparation (Saturdays)
Meets on two consecutive Saturdays. Learn skills to use during labor for comfort. Information about medications, anesthesia, induction of labor and cesarean birth are included. $80.00.
Mini Childbirth Preparation
Meets one night a week for 4 weeks. Learn skills to use during labor for comfort. Information about medications, anesthesia, induction of labor and cesarean birth are included. Condensed version of the 6 week class. $50.00 per couple.
No time for anything but the BASICS of childbirth? We will cover terminology, comfort measures, common interventions you may encounter, and medications for each stage of the uncomplicated vaginal birth. Practice time is shortened and requires follow up at home. Additional questions will be answered at the end of the session. $30.00 per couple.
Grandparents to Be
Grandparents learn about current birth practices and changes in feeding and newborn care, as well as how they can be most helpful in their new role and share in the family experience. $15.00 per class.
Parents learn to massage their babies with a loving touch that helps promote healthy physical and emotional development. It is recommended to take 2 classes. $10 per class.
After birth care for mom. What to expect after birth. Postpartum blues and depression are discussed. Childcare and bringing baby home. $25.00 per couple.