Registration and pre-payment is required for all courses.
To register for any of the courses below, please complete the registration form.
- CHILDBIRTH PREPARATION CLASSES
- SIBLING PREPARATION AND TOUR
- DAD’s BOOTIE CAMP
- CARING FOR YOUR NEWBORN & PRENATAL BREASTFEEDING
- INFANT AND CHILD CPR
The following classes are offered by appointment only:
PREPARATION CLASS FOR SIBLINGS ATTENDING CHILDBIRTH. $15.00 per family
TEEN PREGNANCY. No fee.
CHILDBIRTH PREPARATION CLASSES
A Westerly Hospital certified childbirth educator, who is a registered nurse, provides information on labor and birth options and interprets The Women’s Health Center’s policies and methods of care and teaches breathing/relaxation techniques which are helpful during labor. Preparation for the unexpected Cesarean section is also included. For women in the sixth and seventh month of pregnancy, and their spouse or companion.
Classes held on Mondays or Wednesdays from 6pm to 8pm for 4 weeks, or Saturdays from am to 2pm for 2 weeks (not always consecutive weeks). Please bring a pillow and blanket to Childbirth Preparation classes.
|Childbirth Preparation classes run for four weeks
April 8 through April 29
Sep. 9 through Sep. 30
Nov. 18, 25, Dec. 9, 16
|No classes offered on Tuesdays||Childbirth Preparation classes run for four weeks
Jan. 30, Feb 6, 13, 20
May 29, June 5, 12, 19
Aug. 7 through Aug 28
Oct. 9 through Oct. 30
|No classes offered on Thursdays or Fridays||These classes are held for two weeks only
Nov. 3 & 10
Jan. 5 & 12
April 27 & May 4
July 27 & Aug. 3
Nov. 2 & 16