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Location: Classes are available in the Lansing area.
Class fee: $120 per couple

 PHP and SPHN Insurance now covers cost of this program please use registration form below.
Financial Assistance maybe available-- contact us at 517-337-7365 or email us at
epo@epobaby.org


Description: 

Learn everything you need to know about taking care of and feeding your newborn, starting with the moment your baby is born.  Class discussion on what to expect with a newborn: how to care for your newborn, soothing a crying baby, understanding infant sleep patterns, recognizing illness, car seat safety, feeding your baby including information on formula and breastfeeding and adjusting to parenthood. Infant CPR and managing choking, parents will have opportunities for hands on practice with CPR and choking, diapering, swaddling, infant massage, infant burping and more.

This class is a must for parents to get all your questions answered by professional childbirth educators and infant feeding specialists.

 

Class topics:

​Week 1:  About Your Newborn, Newborn Care, Crying Baby, Infant Sleep

Week 2:  Infant CPR and Safety, Safe Sleep, Car Seat Safety, Sick Baby, Adjusting to Parenthood

Week 3: Feeding Your Newborn

- Infant feeding choices

- Understanding Breastfeeding

          - Prenatal changes

          - How your body makes milk

  • Skin to skin & the first feeding

  • Positioning and latch on

  • Signs of success & how to manage possible problems

  • Maintaining milk supply

  • Breast pump basics & milk collection/storage

  • Where to find help with breastfeeding/community resources

 -Understanding bottle-feeding

          - Introducing a bottle

          - Breastmilk & bottle-feeding

          - Safe formula preparation

          - Combination feeding

 

 

2018 Dates:

One Day 

August 30th 3pm to 9pm *Charlotte Location

September 1st 9am to 3pm

October 27th 11am to 5pm


3 Week Series

 


August 7th, 14th,  & 21st 6:30pm to 8:30 pm

September 6th, 13th & 20th 6:30pm to 8:30pm

October 9th, 16th & 23rd 6:30pm to 8:30pm



 ******Pre-registration is required.

 

WAYS TO REGISTER

  • REGISTRATION FORM USING CREDIT CARD - Use this form if you are paying by VISA, MasterCard, or Discover Card.

  • PHP/SPHN ONLY Registration  Use this form if you have PHP (not Medicaid PHP) or if you have SPHN insurance (Sparrow Associates only) and your class is covered by insurance. 

     

  • Download the PDF REGISTRATION FORM and mail it in with your check, money order, credit card, or insurance information and send to: EPO 3575 Fernwood Lane, Mason MI 48854

Please email EPO at epo@epobaby.org or call 517-337-7365 to confirm class availability.