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Great Starts™ and Conscious Fathering™ Classes

These expectant and new parent education services are your evidence-based, unbiased and judgement-free classes for Seattle, Bellevue, Renton, and Mountlake Terrace/Lynnwood. Classes are hosted at various locations in cooperation between Parent Trust, UW Medical Center, Northwest Hospital, Valley Medical Center, Group Health, and Seattle Children’s Hospital.

List of available classes, links to class descriptions and details provided below (scroll past sponsors below).

DSHS/ProviderOne accepted for birth series.  Scholarships available for any class.
Contact us for more information: 206.789.0883

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We want parenting to get off to a “great start!”

Parent Trust For Washington Children’s Great Starts™ and Conscious Fathering™ classes are designed to meet the needs of families transitioning into parenthood. Whether you are a first time parent, or wish to take a refresher, or looking for help in how to prepare siblings for a new arrival, we have classes for you! Clicking on any of the links below will take you to a full description of the class, and each class page includes a link to our online registration system pre-filtered for that class. Note: If you are looking for a basic childbirth class, the Full Great Starts™ Series will provide all the essentials for preparing you for birth as well as the basics of breastfeeding and newborn care.

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Class Descriptions:


Preventing Preterm Birth >>

Birth Preparation

Full Great Starts™ Series >>
Expecting Multiples >>
Lamaze® >>
HypnoBirthing® >>
Labor And Birth Mini-series >>
Better Birth Refresher >>
Working with Labor Pain >>

Parenting Preparation

Baby Care for the Adopting Family >>
Breastfeeding >>
Conscious Fathering >>
Life With Baby >>
Newborn Care >>
Sibling Preparation for Kids >>
Sibling Preparation for Parents >>

Infant Safety and Development

Babysafe with Infant CPR >>
Developmental Screenings (Individualized appointment for ages 1 month – 5 yrs) >>


For Professionals

Professional Childbirth Educator’s Training >>


To Register

To see class schedules or to register online, click on the link below (“Class Schedules and Online Registration”) and follow the prompts and select any class types of interest.  You’ll be able to browse through your options before committing to any class.

Class Schedules and Online Registration >>

If you would rather register by phone, or have questions, reach us:

M-F 10 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.


Additional Resources:

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Call the Family Help Line: 1-800-932-4673 (HOPE)