Prepared Childbirth Two Week Class - Kalamazoo
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Prepared Childbirth Two Week Class - Kalamazoo

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Jul 5-8, 2022
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Bronson Gilmore Center for Health Education
Kalamazoo, MI

This class will help your family prepare for the birth of your child. Medicaid accepted.

Registration Details

Registration is closed.

Register online by clicking the register box or call Bronson HealthAnswers at (269) 341-7723 or (800) 451-6310

Fees & Payment

$60 or Medicaid accepted.  For Medicaid patients ONLY, when you enter your medicaid number and date of birth, please enter the promo code M60.  


Please note that this is a tentative in-person class at this point pending COVID rates and guidance from our Bronson team regarding the safety of in-person classes.  Masking will be *required* and social distancing maintained. If cancelation does occur due to COVID (or other reasons) refunds will be issued promptly.  

In this two week class you will learn things that will to help you during pregnancy, labor, and delivery for vaginal and Cesarean section births, including:

    • Stages and phases of labor
    • How to know when you're in labor
    • Relaxation
    • Breathing patterns
    • Coping skills to relieve discomfort
    • Pain relief both natural and medical
    • Support person's role
    • Postpartum experience
    • And more...

This class should be taken between the 28th and 38th week of pregnancy. We expect that each mom registered will bring a support person with her to class.

Medicaid is accepted and financial aid is available.

Class will be held in Bronson Gilmore Center for Health Education.  You should plan to bring along one support person to class.  Please check TV monitor screens to confirm which classroom.

Please bring 2 pillows and a beach towel or small blanket with you to class and dress in comfortable clothing.  Also, if you have an exercise (birthing) ball or yoga mat, you may wish to bring those items.  There will be floor work in class. 

You are welcome to bring drinks or snacks to class.

Related Documents

Where to go When you have your Baby

Map to Gilmore Center

Gilmore Center Layout


  • Tiffany Beeke


Carolyn Call, BSN, RN, Coordinator of Family Centered Education at (269) 341-7521 or (269) 330-0001, send an email

Schedule & Location


This event includes all of the 2 meeting times below.
Date Time Location Instructor
1. Tue, July 05 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM Bronson Gilmore Center for Health Education Tiffany Beeke
2. Fri, July 08 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM Bronson Gilmore Center for Health Education Tiffany Beeke

Location Details

  • Bronson Gilmore Center for Health Education
    7 Healthcare Plaza
    Kalamazoo, MI 49007
    Main: (269) 341-7844
    Fax: (269) 341-8523

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Need Help Registering?

Call Bronson HealthAnswers at 
(269) 341-7723 or
(800) 451-6310

Monday through Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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