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    Classes and Education

    Use the search options below to find classes of interest to you. Sutter Health affiliates offer classes in locations throughout Northern California.


    Postpartum Support for the "fourth trimester"

    This weekly support group is for mothers and their babies from birth to three months. Next class : September 25

    Meet with an R.N. and certified lactation consultant to ensure your first weeks of motherhood are healthy and happy. Next class : October 9
    This one-day class is for expectant parents who are unable to attend a weekly series. The class is designed to give expectant families hands-on practice in diapering, swaddling, bathing, and handling of the newborn. Next class : September 20
    This is a three-session series designed to give expectant families hands-on practice in diapering, swaddling, bathing, and handling of the newborn. Parents-to-be will also learn about breastfeeding and more. Next class : October 6
    Sutter Childbirth Education is offering a single information packed class, which prepares the new mom and her partner in breastfeeding. Next class : September 22
    This Breastfeeding Class is for those not attending a Baby Care Intensive or Baby Care Series. A certified lactation educator discusses the basics and techniques of successful breastfeeding. Next class : September 22
    Planning on breastfeeding? This class provides information on getting off to a good start. Learn how to latch and position your infant, ways to avoid breastfeeding difficulties, how often to feed your infant, and more. Next class : October 22
    Planning on breastfeeding and returning to work or school? This class provides information on choosing a breast pump, how to maintain your milk supply, storing your milk at work and how to gain your employer's support. Next class : October 22
    To be taken prenatally. This 2.5 hour class discusses the benefits and basic techniques of breastfeeding; how to prevent, recognize and manage potential difficulties; and considerations for partners. Offered as a one time class. Next class : September 20
    This one-evening class is a must for expectant mothers who have chosen or are considering breastfeeding. This class is included in the Great Beginnings Series. Next class : September 30