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Preparing for Gynecological Surgery This Free one hour class is designed for women (and their support person/s) that are scheduled for gynecological surgery. The class will review what to expect before, during and ...
Birthplace Tour This is a group tour of the Birthplace for couples and their families that are expecting a baby. Meet at the Birthplace security desk on the 1st floor of The Birthplace. Please ...
School Age Sibling Class This one hour class allows boys and girls that are expecting a new sister or brother to visit The Birthplace and learn some basic baby care. Children are shown a short video about ...
Advance Directive Clinics Gaston Hospice offers two drop in clinics every month for people to complete a living will and a health care power of attorney. Hospice social workers will walk you through the ...
Baby Beginnings Class During this 2 hour class, parents will learn about newborn hospital procedures, normal newborn appearance and behavior, plus basic baby care techniques and tips. Registration fee: ...
Breastfeeding Getting started, latching on and positioning are among the skills taught in this two hour session to promote a smooth transition into breastfeeding.
Infant CPR and Safety This class provides demonstration and hands-on practice of infant resuscitation and rescue for a choking baby. Household safety proofing tips and accident prevention are also ...
Birth & Beyond Childbirth Series - Mondays, Aug. 6, 13, 20, & 27, 2018 These classes will help to prepare Mom and her support partner for labor and birth. Couples learn all about the labor and birth process; practice positions, massage, relaxation and ...
Pre-School/Toddler Siblings Class This one hour class teaches children ways they can be "helpers" with the baby to promote positive feelings. Children will also be shown a short video about becoming a big ...
EPIDURAL CLASS This FREE one hour class is designed for any couple (mom & support person) that may want to use epidural anesthesia during labor. Benefits, risks, and what to expect with ...
Birth & Beyond Childbirth Class - Saturday This one day class will help to prepare Mom and her support partner for labor and birth. Couples learn all about the labor and birth process; practice positions, massage, ...
Birth & Beyond Childbirth Series - Mondays, Sept 10, 17, 24, & Oct. 1, 2018 These classes will help to prepare Mom and her support partner for labor and birth. Couples learn all about the labor and birth process; practice positions, massage, relaxation and ...
Birth & Beyond Childbirth Series - Mondays, Oct. 15, 22, 29, & Nov. 5, 2018 This 4 part series will help to prepare Mom and her support partner for labor and birth. Couples learn all about the labor and birth process; practice positions, massage, ...
Birth & Beyond Childbirth Series - Mondays, Nov. 19, 26 & Dec. 3, 10, 2018 This 4 part series will help to prepare Mom and her support partner for labor and birth. Couples learn all about the labor and birth process; practice positions, massage, ...