This class is for anyone who wants to learn more about the basics of baby care for the first 8 weeks of life.
Take as as a stand alone class, in combination with Breastfeeding or complementary to the Labor and Birth mini-series.
Note: This class is included in the Great Starts Series. If you are taking a series that is 3 weeks or longer (or Expecting Multiples), you do not need to register separately for Newborn Care.
What newborn babies are like: appearance, senses, capabilities, temperament
What babies need, and how they communicate: reading infant cues; understanding crying; and techniques for soothing
Daily care: sleeping and sleep safety, bathing and diapering, feeding, and health
This 2.5-hour class is part of all Great Starts full birth series; including the 6-week, 3-week, HypoBirthing®, Lamaze®, Penny Simkin’s 8-wk series. This class is offered in-person and online.
Please see our registration page for price information.