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La Porte Hospital 2019 Childbirth Classes: 4-Hour Childbirth Preparation Class

Jan 16 04:00 PM - 08:00 PM

La Porte Hospital - La Porte

Health

La Porte Hospital


Description

La Porte Hospital has added yet another free class to the series of childbirth and family care classes – this one focused on how to help brothers and sisters adjust to a new baby in the house. The Super Siblings class is a one-session class that helps children ages 3 to 7 prepare for the new baby and learn positive sibling skills. A parent must attend. The class is one Saturday every other month from 2 – 4 p.m., in the La Porte Hospital Childbirth Education and Prenatal Classroom, 1007 Lincolnway, La Porte. The Next class is February 9. The class is free, but pre-registration required by visiting laportehealth.com/childbirth. Other upcoming classes hosted by the La Porte Hospital Birthing and Family Care Center are:

Class should be taken at approximately 28 weeks of pregnancy. Topics covered are: prelude to labor, labor, support techniques to assist the laboring mother, vaginal birth, medical procedures, cesarean sections, postpartum care, pain management options, newborn baby care, preparations for going home, and tour of the Birthing and Family Care Center at La Porte Hospital. This class is from 4 – 8 p.m., the first and third Wednesday of the month (upcoming classes are January 2 and 16). One Saturday per month, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., (upcoming Saturday class is January 19). Those attending are encouraged to wear comfortable clothing. Class sizes are limited and advanced registration is required at laportehealth.com/childbirth.


Venue

La Porte Hospital

1007 W Lincolnway

46350

La Porte

IN


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