Childbirth Education Class

Obstetrics And Gynecology / Childbirth Education Class

Preparing for the Arrival of a Baby?

A Childbirth Education Class taught by our trained birthing educators can help!

Gain resources to meet your individual needs and learn about your birthing journey before baby’s big day arrives.

Reserve Your Spot Today! 740.393.9731

NOTE: All of our Childbirth Education Courses are FREE for families delivering at KCH.

Not Delivering at KCH? Not a Problem.
There is a $30 charge for families not delivering at KCH.

To Register/Questions:
p 740.393.9731

Or Pre-Register Online!

Childbirth Classes are either for a 4-night in-depth series (includes Lactation Class) or an abbreviated 1-day Saturday series (Lactation Class scheduled separately). Classes should be scheduled 4-8 weeks before delivery.

Bring: support person and a pillow. Have something to eat before each class, only light snacks are provided.

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Childbirth Education Class

Class includes a tour and instruction on phases of labor, pain management, relaxation, breathing techniques, what to expect while birthing at KCH and when to come to the hospital. For the Saturday session, lunch is on your own.

Lactation Class

In week four you will learn the natural process of breastfeeding, positioning, identification of infant feeding cues and challenges. Your partner or support person is encouraged to attend this class.

Thursday's | 6 pm - 9 pm
January 4, 11, 18,25
February 1, 8, 15, 22
March 1, 8, 15, 22
April 5, 12, 19, 26
May 3, 10, 17, 24
June 7, 14, 21, 28
July 5, 12, 19, 26
August 2, 9, 16, 23
September 6, 13, 20, 27
October 4, 11, 18, 25
November 1, 8, 15, 23
Saturday's | 9 am - 5 pm
February 17
April 21
June 23
August 18
October 20

Grandparent and Sibling Tours

Our grandparent/child-friendly tour provides an opportunity for family members and siblings to visit the Mother/Baby unit prior to Mom’s admission to the hospital. A fun experience at no charge — call 740.393.9730 for more information.


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