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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 ...
Breastfeeding Getting started, latching on and positioning are among the skills taught in this two hour session to promote a smooth transition into breastfeeding.
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 Classes, Tuesdays October 1,15,22,29 2019 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, ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
Birth & Beyond Childbirth Classes, Tuesdays Nov. 12,26, Dec 3, 10,2019 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 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, ...