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Parenting Classes

Becoming a new parent brings a special kind of joy and its own set of challenges. This class can help you prepare for your new role by covering topics like:

  • when to call the doctor
  • infant CPR guided by the American Heart Association instructional video
  • how to feed, diaper and bath your baby
  • growth and development stages
  • how to create a safe sleep environment to help prevent Sudden Unexpected Infant Death Syndrome (SUIDS)
  • child safety including home safety and car seat safety

Four-week courses (one class per week) and weekend courses are available.

Cost: $50 per couple
Location: Huntsville - Dowdle Center; Madison - Madison Hospital Wellness Center Classroom

We recommend this class for first-time parents.

Call (256) 265-7296 for more information or view the calendar below for upcoming classes.

CANCELATIONS

To protect patients, staff and our community, all expectant family classes and maternity tours are canceled until further notice.

For any questions regarding your upcoming stay, please call our Labor & Delivery unit at (256) 265-7299.