Breastfeeding Class

If you are choosing to breastfeed your baby, this one-time class offers practical information and support to enhance your breastfeeding experience. It is very important that mothers-to-be have strong support of their decision to breastfeed, so we strongly encourage that your partner or another support person attend this class with you.

Topics

  • Advantages of breastfeeding
  • Positioning and latching
  • Tips to get off to a good start
  • How to tell if the baby is getting enough milk
  • Resources for assistance, if needed

Class fee: $25

In 2016, the classes will be held on the following dates in Classrooms 1 and 2 of the Ingersoll Building, located on the North Rockton Campus [map]:

  • November 21
  • December 3
  • December 12

In 2017, the Saturday classes will be held from 9:30 am-noon in Classrooms 3 and 4 of the Ingersoll Building, located on the N. Rockton Campus [map]:

  • January 17
  • February 4
  • March 4
  • April 1
  • May 6
  • June 3
  • July 1
  • August 5
  • September 16
  • October 7
  • November 4
  • December 2

In 2017, the evening classes will be held from 6-9 pm in Classrooms 3 and 4 of the Ingersoll Building, located on the N. Rockton Campus [map]:

  • January 18, 25
  • February 15, 22
  • March 15, 22
  • April 12, 19
  • May 17, 24
  • June 21, 28
  • July 19, 26
  • August 16, 23
  • September 20, 27
  • October 18, 25
  • November 8, 15
  • December 13, 20

 

Registration
For more information about this class, or to register, call (815) 971-1999.