This class is designed to prepare expectant mothers for breastfeeding and is taught by our Board Certified Lactation Consultants and specialized Lactation Registered Nurses. We encourage a support person to attend with mom. You will learn how to get breastfeeding off to a good start with a proper latch-on techniques, nursing positions, engorgement prevention and treatments, as well as expression and storage of breast milk. This is a one-time class that lasts for 2 1/2 hours. We recommend attending this between 32 and 37 weeks gestation, however, it can be taken anytime. Please bring a life size doll to class.
Please note, once registered, we plan on your attendance, and we are unable to reschedule.