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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.


    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 : February 23
    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 : February 4
    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 : February 18
    Prepare yourself for the experience of breastfeeding your child. Next class : January 27
    This class will teach expecting parents the proper techniques for breastfeeding. Next class : February 23
    Ask your breastfeeding questions and more! What works? What doesn't work? Exchange information and ideas with other new moms. Babies welcome! Next class : January 30
    This is a free class offered by appointment only with one of our Certified Lactation Consultants. Topics include basic anatomy, getting started, positioning and latch, tips, tricks, and going back to work. Next class : To Be Announced
    Drop-in class. This informal drop-in group focuses on breastfeeding techniques, benefits, and emotional support. Facilitated by an Alta Bates Summit board-certified Lactation Consultant. Next class : January 27
    Facilitated by a lactation educator, this free, drop-in group is designed to support mothers and their babies (ages 0-4 months). Next class : January 29
    A free mother-to-mother breastfeeding support group is offered at the Sunnyvale Center, 301 Old San Francisco Road, conference room 2nd floor. Next class : January 27