Childbirth Education Classes
Northfield Hospital & Clinics offers a variety of parenting classes.
Prepared Childbirth Classes
Four sessions, Tuesdays, 6:30-9 p.m., $50/couple
2017-January 3-24, March 7-28, May 2-23, July 11-August 1, September 5-26, November 7-28
One Session, Tuesday night, 6:30-9 p.m., $10/couple
2017-February 7, April 4, June 6, August 1, October 3, December 5
One Session, Thursday night, 6:30-9 p.m., $10/couple
2017-January 5, February 9, March 9, April 6, May 4, June 8, July 6, August 3, September 7, October 5, November 9, December 7
For more information or to register for Prepared Childbirth, Baby Basics or Breastfeeding Basics, e-mail email@example.com or call 507-646-1534.
Birth Planning Session
First Touch Birth Center information and a Birth Plan form can be found HERE or obtained from your OB provider. You are encouraged to bring this form to a scheduled tour with First Touch staff during the last month of your pregnancy. OB Staff will answer your questions, review your Birth Plan form and identify your labor/parenting education needs. Call 507-646-1205 to schedule.
Car Seat Safety Clinic
We provide Car Seat Safety Clinics on the second Saturday of each month from 9:30-10:30 a.m. at our Emergency Medical Services location at 1600 Riverview Lane, Northfield. Expectant parents are encouraged to participate to ensure proper installation of the car seat. Walk-ins are welcome but appointments are preferred. To make an appointment, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call 507-646-1534.
The Birth Center's lactation consultant is available to discuss breastfeeding each Monday from 10:30 am to noon at Baby Talk. Baby Talk is a free class for parents with newborns from birth to 12 weeks that provides support, information and resources related to the exciting job of parenting. Parents can have their questions answered, their babies weighed, learn
Classes for teens and their labor coaches can be arranged at the teen’s convenience by calling 507-646-1221.
Clase Prenatal para Latinos
Educacion en espanol para el parto y lactancia materna. Llama a Rachel o Shariesse (interpretes del hospital) al 507-646-1069.