Breastfeeding Classes

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 2017, the Monday night classes will be held from 6:30-9 pm in Classrooms 3 and 4 of the Ingersoll Building, located on the N. Rockton Campus [map]:

  • January 16
  • February 20
  • March 20
  • April 17
  • May 15
  • June 19
  • July 17
  • August 21
  • September 18
  • October 16
  • November 20
  • December 18

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

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

Registration
Registration is required for all classes. You can call Mercy HealthLine at (888) 39-MERCY or 
SIGN UP FOR CLASSES ONLINE.