Newborn Care

Class Overview

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.

If you need help or have questions, call or email Great Starts Registration Monday through Friday, between 10:00 AM and 2:30 PM at:  +206 789 0883, or email us at:
greatstarts@parenttrust.org >>

Class Topics

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

Logistics

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.

Additional Information

General Class FAQS >>

Class Locations >>

Great Starts Instructors >>

Please see our registration page for price information.


If you need help or have questions, call or email Great Starts Registration Monday through Friday, between 10:00 AM and 2:30 PM at:  +206 789 0883, or email us at: greatstarts@parenttrust.org >