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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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
Breastfeeding Getting started, latching on and positioning are among the skills taught in this two hour session to promote a smooth transition into breastfeeding.
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 ...
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 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, Jan 8, 15, 22, & 29, 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, ...
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 ...
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 ...
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: ...
Birth & Beyond Childbirth Series - Mondays, Feb. 12, 19, 26, & Mar 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, Mar 19 & 26, Apr. 2 & 9, 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, ...