Please note: This class is a 2 in 1 class that includes the Newborn Care Class and Breastfeeding Basics and Beyond.
The morning portion of this class will include information about: breastfeeding benefits and techniques, the physiology of making milk, positioning and latch, how to know your baby is getting enough milk, keeping up your milk supply, where to go for help and how our lactation consultants and breastfeeding forums can help you. Pump rentals and a visit to our Lactation Connection resource center is also included in this class.
The afternoon segment of this class will cover newborn appearances and behavior, daily care of the newborn, signs of illness and when to call the doctor. Tummy time, comfort and soothing techniques, how to keep your baby safe, newborn screenings and vaccinations will also be discussed. Partners are encouraged to attend.
This class does include a 30-minute lunch break.
The cost of this class is $20 per couple. To attend, please register below using the expecting mother’s name and information.