Childbirth Preparation Class
Jan 13 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
LaPorte Hospital - LaPorte
Class should be taken at approximately 28 weeks of pregnancy. Topics covered are: prelude to labor, labor, support techniques to assist the laboring mother, vaginal birth, medical procedures, cesarean sections, postpartum care, pain management options, newborn baby care, preparations for going home, and tour of the Birthing and Family Care Center at La Porte Hospital.
This free class is from 4 – 8 pm, the first Wednesday of the month (upcoming classes are Jan. 3 and Feb. 7), and 10 am – 2 pm, one Saturday per month (upcoming Saturday classes are Jan. 13 and Feb. 17). Those attending are encouraged to wear comfortable clothing. Class sizes are limited and advanced registration is required by calling 219-326-2444.