In this two session evening class you will learn things that will 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
- Breathing patterns
- Coping skills to relieve discomfort
- Pain relief both natural and medical
- Support person's role
- Postpartum experience
- And more...
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.
You are welcome to bring drinks or snacks to class.
The class will be held in the Bronson Wellness Center—South Haven, 950 S. Bailey Ave.
Carolyn Call, BSN, RN, Coordinator of Family Centered Education at (269) 341-7521 or (269) 330-0001, send an email