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Prepared Childbirth 4-week series

Knowing what to expect prior to the birth of your baby will go a long way towards helping prepare you and your family.  Whether you are planning to give birth naturally or with the assistance of medications, this class is designed to help an expectant mother and her support partner prepare for the birth of her baby.  For your comfort, we recommend completing this series 2-3 months before your due date.  FREE with this class, online breastfeeding and baby care class.  Information will be provided at the class. Please bring a blanket and 2 pillows. This series includes: Tips for staying comfortable at the end of pregnancy, How to know when labor begins, What to bring to the hospital, What to expect in labor through the birth of your baby, Techniques to help cope with the challenges of labor, Medical options for labor and delivery, Cesarean birth, Recovery after delivery, Normal newborns, and a tour of the Birthplace. Class meets once a week, for 4 weeks, beginning on the date listed.

Location:

Crittenton Hospital Medical Center
North Classrooms 2C & 2D (north elevators to 2nd floor)
1101 W. University Dr
Rochester, Mi  48307

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Date: Wed, 05-04-2016
Time: 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Price: $85.00
Registration: CLOSED
Available Spaces: 2 of 10

Breastfeeding Cafe

Breastfeeding provides optimal nutrition and bonding for your infant, but it does not always come easy. A community of support from other mothers as well as trained professionals can help you meet your goals.  This monthly group, led by a certified lactation consultant, is designed to provide support and education on common breastfeeding concerns. Mothers are encouraged to bring their babies. Registration is not required for this FREE drop-in group. For more information, contact Laura Mulligan at 248-652-5919 or lmulligan@crittenton.com.

Location:


1101 W. University Dr
Classroom 2 A (North elevators to 2nd floor)
Rochester, MI  48307

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Date: Wed, 05-04-2016
Time: 6:30 PM to 7:45 PM
Price: Free
Registration: OPEN
Available Spaces: 12 of 12

Prepared Childbirth Express

Knowing what to expect prior to the birth of your baby will go a long way towards helping prepare you and your family.  Whether you are planning to give birth naturally or with the assistance of medications, this class is designed to help an expectant mother and her support partner prepare for the birth of her baby.  For your comfort, we recommend completing this class 2-3 months before your due date.  FREE with this class, online breastfeeding and baby care class. Information will be provided at class. Please bring a blanket and 2 pillows. This condensed class includes the most important information covered in the 4-week series: Tips for staying comfortable at the end of pregnancy, How to know when labor begins, What to pack for the hospital, What to expect in labor through the birth of your baby, Techniques to help cope with the challenges of labor, Medical options for labor and delivery, Cesarean birth, Recovery after delivery, Normal newborns, And a tour of the Birthplace. There will be a break for lunch.  You may bring a lunch or purchase one at the cafeteria or a nearby restaurant.

Location:

Classrooms 2 C&D (North elevators to 2nd floor)
Crittenton Hospital Medical Center
1101 W. University
Rochester, MI  48307

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Date: Sat, 05-21-2016
Time: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Price: $85.00
Registration: OPEN
Available Spaces: 8 of 10

Online Breastfeeding & Baby Care class

This comprehensive program allows you to learn with an interactive guidebook and streaming videos that you can watch on your phone, tablet, or computer..  Learn at your own pace in your own home.  This program focuses on breastfeeding your newborn, baby care and safety, as well as mother care post-delivery. Once registered for this program, you will receive an e-mail with details within 5 days.

Location:

Delivered to your home!


Date: Wed, 06-01-2016
Time: 7:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Price: $20.00
Registration: OPEN
Available Spaces: Unlimited

Breastfeeding Cafe

Breastfeeding provides optimal nutrition and bonding for your infant, but it does not always come easy. A community of support from other mothers as well as trained professionals can help you meet your goals.  This monthly group, led by a certified lactation consultant, is designed to provide support and education on common breastfeeding concerns. Mothers are encouraged to bring their babies. Registration is not required for this FREE drop-in group. For more information, contact Laura Mulligan at 248-652-5919 or lmulligan@crittenton.com.

Location:


1101 W. University Dr
Classroom 2 A (North elevators to 2nd floor)
Rochester, MI  48307

Map and Directions


Date: Wed, 06-01-2016
Time: 6:30 PM to 7:45 PM
Price: Free
Registration: OPEN
Available Spaces: 12 of 12

Preparing for Breastfeeding - DISCOUNTED PRICE

Breastfeeding provides the best nutrition for infants as well as a unique relationship between mother and baby.  This class will answer your questions and help you get off to the best possible start as a nursing mother.  A registered nurse/certified lactation consultant teaches the class.  Registration includes both mom and her partner. Your insurance company may reimburse you for the cost of this class. Topics include: How to position and latch How to know if baby is eating enough What to do if you are having problems Breast care Pumping Returning to work

Location:




Date: Tue, 05-17-2016
Time: 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Price: $20.00
Registration: OPEN
Available Spaces: 8 of 10