In this free class, a registered nurse helps expectant parents learn about breastfeeding essentials, including:
Infant latch-on and positioning
Monitoring infant intake and output
Additionally, we provide an introduction to breast pumps and discuss planning needs for mothers returning to work. We also discuss the role of fathers and partners in breastfeeding and skin-to-skin.
Upcoming Class Dates
Sunday, April 28, 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Tuesday, May 7, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Tuesday, May 14, 3 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Wednesday, May 22, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Wednesday, May 29, 2:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Thursday, June 6, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Tuesday, June 11, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Registration is required to attend a class. Classes are closed once registration reaches maximum capacity. If you do not see a class date that matches your availability, please call 773-702-9200 to check for potential openings due to cancellationsor to join the wait list. In many cases, wait list participants are invited to join the class. We do our best to accommodate every class request.