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Prepared Childbirth Class 5 week series - Sioux Falls

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Nov 3 - Dec 1, 2020
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6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Avera Education Center
Sioux Falls, SD

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Sioux Falls, SD
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This 5 week series of classes covers labor and delivery, postpartum care for mom, newborn care, and infant feeding options including breastfeeding.

Registration Details

Registration is closed.

An email will be sent to you about 1 week prior to the start of class reminding you of the time and location and what to bring to class.  Cost covers expectant Mom and her partner. 

Online payment with a credit card is required at the time of registration

Fees & Payment

Online payment with a credit card is required at the time of registration

IF you have questions about payment please contact the Childbirth Education Coordinator at 605-322-4481 or email at childbirtheducators@avera.org.

Description

The Prepared Childbirth classes are designed to prepare you for labor, birth, transitions to parenthood, baby care skills, and breastfeeding.  This 5 week series of classes covers information on labor and delivery, comfort measures and breathing techniques, and pain relief options in the first 2 weeks of class.  Weeks 3 and 4 cover caring for Mom and new baby after birth.  The last week covers Breastfeeding.  The class will be held in the Avera McKennan Education Center located on the ground floor of the Orthopedic Institute at 810 E. 23rd St.  Please wear comfortable clothes and bring a pillow night 1 for practice sessions.  Due to COVID precautions all participants are screened prior to each class, masks are required during the class, and class sizes are currently limited. Hospital tours are restricted at this time and participants are encouraged to practice safe social distancing. The fee for this class is $120 which covers both Mom and her partner.

If you have questions about class or payment please contact the Childbirth Education Coordinator at 605-322-4481 or email at childbirtheducators@avera.org.

If you take this series of classes, the Caring for Your Newborn information is included.  You do not need to register for a separate Caring for Your Newborn class or Breastfeeding class. 

Instructor(s)

  • Speaker TBD

Contact

Childbirth Education Coordinator at 605-322-4481 or send an email

Schedule & Location

Schedule

This event includes all of the 5 meeting times below.
Date Time Location Instructor
1. Tue, November 03 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM Avera Education Center Speaker TBD
2. Tue, November 10 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM Avera Education Center Speaker TBD
3. Tue, November 17 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM Avera Education Center Speaker TBD
4. Tue, November 24 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM Avera Education Center Speaker TBD
5. Tue, December 01 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM Avera Education Center Speaker TBD

Location Details

  • Avera Education Center
    810 E. 23rd Street
    Sioux Falls, SD 57105

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