Tomah Health has scheduled a childbirth education class for expecting parents on September 7 from 5:30 p.m. -8:30 p.m. The hospital-recommended class focuses on planning for the birth experience with information on labor, birth, massage, relaxation, and coping techniques. Pre-Birth planning and a Women’s Health Dept tour are included in the event.
New moms interested in breastfeeding their newborn can learn more about it during a class hosted by Tomah Health on September 21 from 5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m. Information will be presented on the advantages of breastfeeding, prenatal preparation, healthy nutrition, the partner’s role, and returning to work while continuing to breastfeed.
Tomah Health offers Car Seat Safety and Infant CPR classes anytime throughout the year by appointment. Expecting and current parents and family members will receive car seat recommendations for their infant, get help with installation and also complete possible life-saving training with infant CPR.
Class sizes are limited, and there is no charge for classes. Registration is required by calling 608-377-8688. The complete list of childbirth education classes is located at www.tomahhealth.org/services/womens-health