That’s What They’re There For: Keys to Breastfeeding Success
Breastfeeding is very natural but not always very easy. "That's What They're There For" uses mom to mom support combined with evidenced based breastfeeding information to help you get started on your breastfeeding journey. This class is designed for all expectant mothers who plan to breastfeed and is taught by a working mother and breastfeeding counselor. We will discuss practical information on breastfeeding, pumping and milk supply, along with information on nutrition and medication while breastfeeding. Partners are welcome to attend as we will emphasize the role of support in your breastfeeding journey.
We will cover:
How to get your baby to latch
How to know if your baby is getting enough milk
Positions for breastfeedingWhen and where to get help should you need it
Basics of breast anatomy
Hormones and dealing with common concerns
Pumps, pumping and breast milk storage.
The cost is $50 and includes the expectant mother and partner. Please RSVP to ensure your place in the class.
AHA Pediatric/Infant First Aid, CPR and AED
The AHA’s Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR AED Course contains information on how to respond to and manage illnesses and injuries in a child or infant in the first few minutes until professional help arrives. This course provides a one-stop shop for pediatric first aid, CPR and AED training needs for parents and child care providers. If desired, you will receive a course completion card.
You will learn:
The Four Steps of First Aid (Prevent, Be Safe, Phone 911, Act)
Illnesses and injuries
Child and infant safety checklist
CPR, AED and choking
CPR for infants
CPR and AED for children
How to help a choking child
How to help a choking infant.
The cost is $75 per person or $120 for couples who register together. Please RSVP to ensure your place in the class.