The Pregnancy Care Center offers educational classes with experienced facilitators on everything from prenatal care and childbirth to breastfeeding, newborn care, parenting, relationships, and spiritual health. Our goal is to set you up for success in your pregnancy and in parenthood through our educational classes.
Earn While you learn
By attending classes, participants earn resources from our fully stocked baby boutique. Through attending our classes and mentoring sessions, you can earn supplies to prepare you for parenthood. We want you to feel like you have everything you need to be a successful parent. That is why we offer education and supplies to address the major needs of expectant parents.
Preparing for childbirth class
In this single-session class, one of our nurses teaches:
- During last weeks of pregnancy
- When going to the hospital
- During delivery
- Navigating pain during labor
MUST BE 26+ WEEKS PREGNANT
NEW BABY- NOW WHAT?
New babies bring new joy as well as new challenges, requiring learning a few survival skills. In this single session, we’ll discuss:
- Coming home from the hospital
- Adapting to a new routine
- Bonding with your baby
- Troubleshooting a fussy baby
- Safety tips that save the day
- Keeping your head above water
In this single session class, understand the differences between formula and breast milk, explore the benefits of breastfeeding and learn best practices of nursing effectively.
Ages & Stages Classes
Establishing healthy sleep routines
Thursday, July 24, 5-6:30PM
We want to go past pregnancy and help parents in our community learn specific ways to care for their children. Ages & Stages are open to any soon to be parents or parents with children newborn-one year old. At each class, you will have the opportunity to ask questions and meet other parents in the same chapter of life.
In Ages & Stages: Establishing Healthy Sleep Routines, learn tips to help your child form healthy sleep routines.
Your Child: 0-12 months
Thursday, August 26th, 5-6:30pm
Learn from a Family Medicine Doctor how to recognize signs of sickness, track both physical and behavioral development, and what to expect at doctor’s appointments.
THe abc’s & 123’s of infant & toddler nutrition
Thursday, September 30th, 6:15-7:30pm
Learn when to introduce solid food and how to make sure your baby has a well rounded diet from a nutritionist.
Thursday, October 21st, 5-6:30pm
Learn easy sensory development tips and ways to interact with your baby from an occupational therapist.