Prepared Childbirth Class Three Week Class - Kalamazoo - Bronson Healthcare
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Prepared Childbirth Three Week Class - Kalamazoo

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Jun 6-20, 2019
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6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Bronson Gilmore Center for Health Education
Kalamazoo, MI

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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 Health Answers at (269) 341-7723 or (800) 451-6310.

If you enroll in these four classes – Prepared Childbirth, Baby Basics, Boot Camp for New Dads and Successful Breastfeeding, you will receive a package price of $110 (regularly $145) by entering the promo code "BABY35" at checkout.

Fees & Payment

$50.00

Description

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

  • Relaxation
  • Breathing patterns
  • Coping skills to relieve discomfort
  • Pain relief both natural and medical
  • Support person's role
  • Postpartum experience

The class includes a tour of the Bronson Birth Place.  Videos will be shown.

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 content is the same at Bronson Kalamazoo, Battle Creek, and South Haven locations (with the exception of the birthplace tour, offered at Kalamazoo and Battle Creek locations only).  If you register for Prepared Childbirth class in South Haven, please feel free to register for a birthplace tour separately.

Bronson Gilmore Center for Health Education, Classrooms 3A & 3B

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

Instructor(s)

  • Arlynne Reiman, RN

Contact

Carolyn Call, BSN, RNC, Coordinator of Family Centered Education at 269-341-7521 or send an email

Schedule & Location

Schedule

This event includes all of the 3 meeting times below.
Date Time Location Instructor
1. Thu, June 06 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM Bronson Gilmore Center for Health Education Arlynne Reiman, RN
2. Thu, June 13 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM Bronson Gilmore Center for Health Education Arlynne Reiman, RN
3. Thu, June 20 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM Bronson Gilmore Center for Health Education Arlynne Reiman, RN

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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