Baby Care Basics
Your baby will soon be here and what an exciting journey ahead. This class is designed to help you with the most important job you will ever have, as First Time Parents! This class will teach you the practical and essential skills needed for your newborn during the first three months after birth. These skills include:
Expectant parents are encouraged to register for classes early, as space is limited.
- All the basics of infant care from diapering and bathing (using demonstration dolls)
- Safe swaddling/sleeping
- Infant massage
- Comfort Cues
- Feeding tips
- When to call the doctor
- What to buy for baby
- 1 Saturday class, 6 hours
- 2 weeknight classes, 2.5 hours each
(two consecutive weeks, same day each week)
You do not have to be a Baptist Health patient to attend our classes.
A Baptist Health educator teaches this class.
Registration and pre-payment is required to reserve your spot. Cost of this class includes 2 participants. You do not need to be a Y member to take this class.