These classes are provided for Medicaid maternity care clients.
This FREE six-week class is designed to help parents prepare for baby’s arrival and includes a tour of the Maternity Department at Huntsville Hospital for Women & Children. Each class lasts approximately two hours. Expectant moms are encouraged to bring one support person to class.
Location: Huntsville - Dowdle Center
breathing and relaxation exercises
- routine birthing practices, such as electronic fetal monitoring
when to call the doctor
how to feed, diaper and bathe 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
We recommend this class be completed at least one month before your due date.
Call (256) 265-7296 for more information or view the calendar below for upcoming classes.