Understanding Birth and Newborn Care Complete Series


Event Details

This event is running from 4 January 2017 until 22 November 2017. It is next occurring on November 22, 2017 6:00 pm


Understanding Birth Complete and Newborn Care Series

Class Fee: $50 for 4-Week Series; Location: Halifax Health, France Tower, Meeting Room F

Take a four week series to help prepare you for the labor and delivery process. The first three weeks will cover labor and delivery preparations, including discomforts of pregnancy, warning signs, the labor process, comfort techniques, medical procedures, pain control and family centered cesarean births. Each expectant mom will receive an Understanding Birth Comprehensive Guide that includes online access to evidence based information. The last week you will learn how to care for your newborn once home, including Dr. Karp’s Happiest Baby On The Block techniques of how to soothe a fussy baby. Each set of parents will go home with a Happiest Baby Parent DVD/CD kit. This series is led by experienced parent educators Rebecca Sarwi, Labor & Delivery RN, CCE and Patti Hoffman, RN, IBCLC and Certified Happiest Baby Instructor.

Date Time Date Time
Wednesday, January 4, 11, 18, 25 6:00 – 10:00 pm Wednesday, July 5, 12, 19, 26 6:00 – 10:00 pm
Wednesday, February 1, 8, 15, 22 6:00 – 10:00 pm Wednesday, August 2, 9, 16, 23 6:00 – 10:00 pm
Wednesday, March 1, 8, 15, 22 6:00 – 10:00 pm Wednesday, September 6, 13, 20, 27 6:00 – 10:00 pm
Wednesday, April 5, 12, 19, 26 6:00 – 10:00 pm Wednesday, October 4, 11, 18, 25 6:00 – 10:00 pm
Wednesday, May 3, 10, 17, 24 6:00 – 10:00 pm Wednesday, November 1, 8, 15, 22 6:00 – 10:00 pm
Wednesday, June 7, 14, 21, 28 6:00 – 10:00 pm

 

PLEASE ATTEND CLASSES WITH A SUPPORT PERSON.
Register online at halifaxhealth.org/ob
Following the completion of online registration, you will receive a confirmation email. Payment should be brought to first class.
For more information call 386.425.5108.
If you need any of the auxiliary aids or services identified in the Americans with Disabilities Act, please call at least two business days prior to program.

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