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MMC Childbirth Education



Infant Care

Boot Camp for New Dads 01/19 9a-12:30p

Free

with Maine Boys to Men

Calendar Next session starts Jan 19, 2019 at 9 am

Join trained facilitators from Boys to Men of Maine for this one-time, three-hour workshop for expectant dads. Learn how to become more comfortable with your new role as a dad by learning important basic skills about caring for an infant and supporting your partner.

We recommend attending this class between the 32nd and 36th week of pregnancy.

Baby Basics… and More! (2-part series) 01/23-01/30 6p-8:30p

$45

with Jennifer Johnson

Calendar Next session starts Jan 23, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 2 weeks

Registration is per person.

This two-part class covers all of the same information in the Express class, plus more! You'll learn more about understanding baby behavior and more calming techniques and practical strategies for the newborn period, like babywearing. Plus, this class includes some live guest speakers: a new parent and baby!

We recommend taking this class between the 32nd and 36th week of pregnancy.

Expecting Multiples 01/28 6p-9p

$20

with Betty Stuart

Calendar Next session starts Jan 28, 2019 at 6 pm

Registration is per person.

Couples expecting more than one baby will receive information specific to multiple pregnancy, birth, and parenting. Early participation in this class is advised (before 30 weeks gestation). If this is your first pregnancy, participation in one of our childbirth education classes is also strongly encouraged.

We recommend attending this class between the 24th and 28th week of pregnancy.

Infant & Child CPR for Family and Friends 01/29 6p-8p

$25

with Jennifer Johnson

Calendar Next session starts Jan 29, 2019 at 6 pm

 Registration is per person.

Join an American Heart Association-certified instructor for this one-night course for parents, childcare providers, teachers, and others who care for children. This course provides basic information on resuscitation for  infants and children. The text Family & Friends CPR will be provided.

Please note: This is not a certificate class.

We recommend attending this class between the 28th and 32nd week of pregnancy.

 

Infant & Child CPR for Family and Friends 02/05 6p-8p

$25

with Jackie Collins

Calendar Next session starts Feb 5, 2019 at 6 pm

 Registration is per person.

Join an American Heart Association-certified instructor for this one-night course for parents, childcare providers, teachers, and others who care for children. This course provides basic information on resuscitation for  infants and children. The text Family & Friends CPR will be provided.

Please note: This is not a certificate class.

We recommend attending this class between the 28th and 32nd week of pregnancy.

 

Baby Basics Express 02/06 6p-9p

$25

with Jill Lydon

Calendar Next session starts Feb 6, 2019 at 6 pm

Registration is per person.

Expectant first time parents can learn about common newborn needs and behaviors and how to prepare for bringing baby home. This class includes information about feeding, how to bathe and swaddle your new baby, safe sleep, caring for and calming a newborn, ways to make sure your baby is safe at home, in the car and in an emergency, and tips on how to make this newborn period an easier transition for you.

We recommend attending this class between the 32nd and 36th week of pregnancy.

*This class is free to MaineCare participants. If you have MaineCare, please enter MAINECARE in the promo code section of your class registration.

 

Baby Basics Express 02/13 6p-9p

$25

with Jennifer Johnson

Calendar Next session starts Feb 13, 2019 at 6 pm

Registration is per person.

Expectant first time parents can learn about common newborn needs and behaviors and how to prepare for bringing baby home. This class includes information about feeding, how to bathe and swaddle your new baby, safe sleep, caring for and calming a newborn, ways to make sure your baby is safe at home, in the car and in an emergency, and tips on how to make this newborn period an easier transition for you.

We recommend attending this class between the 32nd and 36th week of pregnancy.

*This class is free to MaineCare participants. If you have MaineCare, please enter MAINECARE in the promo code section of your class registration.

 

Boot Camp for New Dads 02/16 9a-12:30p

Free

with Maine Boys to Men

Calendar Next session starts Feb 16, 2019 at 9 am

Join trained facilitators from Boys to Men of Maine for this one-time, three-hour workshop for expectant dads. Learn how to become more comfortable with your new role as a dad by learning important basic skills about caring for an infant and supporting your partner.

We recommend attending this class between the 32nd and 36th week of pregnancy.





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