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

Location
Classes are held in Classrooms 1 and 2 of the Ingersoll Building, located on the North Rockton Campus [map].

Class fee: $25

Dates and Times

The breastfeeding class is held on Monday nights from 6:30 - 9 p.m. The schedule for 2014 follows:

  • January 20
  • February 17
  • March 17
  • April 21
  • May 19
  • June 23
  • July 21
  • August 18
  • September 15
  • October 20
  • November 17
  • December 15

The Saturday class is held from 9:30 a.m. to noon on the following dates in 2014:

  • January 4
  • February 8
  • March 1
  • April 12
  • May 3
  • June 14
  • July 5
  • August 2
  • September 6
  • October 4
  • November 8
  • December 6

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