Come to our Newborn Care Class and learn from a
newborn care expert what to expect during your first
days and weeks at home with your New Arrival!
Since babies do not come with instructions, let us
help you prepare to know what to expect and to be
ready. We want you to enjoy this special time with
your new baby and to feel confident!
This Newborn Care Class includes expert instruction, PowerPoint
learning, discussion, Instructor demonstration and fun hands-on practice!
Includes 2 of your baby's caregivers
Attend a class in your 7th or 8th month of pregnancy
One 2.5 hour class
Learn about normal newborn behavior and appearance
Review feeding guidelines
Practice hands-on care using a baby mannequin
Practice how to swaddle your baby
Learn settling and soothing techniques for your newborn
Learn about skin-to-skin
Practice holding, burping, & changing a diaper
Learn and practice infant massage techniques that can help soothe a gassy baby
Practice bathing a newborn
Review the American Academy of Pediatrics Guidelines for safe infant sleep and infant car seat safety
Here are some of the common questions that new parents ask that will be addressed in this class:
How will I comfort my baby?
How much do I feed my baby?
How often do we change the baby's diaper?
How do we find a pediatrician and when do we call?
...and many more!