Learn the basics of baby care in this class. - Bronson Healthcare
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Baby Care Class- Kalamazoo

DateBox EventDetailTime EventDetailLocation
Dec
28
Sat
Dec 28, 2019
Saturday
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Bronson Gilmore Center for Health Education
Kalamazoo, MI

3 Alternative Dates Available

Baby Care Class- Kalamazoo is also offered...

Nov
2
Sat
Saturday
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Bronson Gilmore Center for Health Education
Kalamazoo, MI
Registration Open
Nov
6
Wed
Wednesday
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Bronson Gilmore Center for Health Education
Kalamazoo, MI
Registration Open
Dec
11
Wed
Wednesday
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Bronson Gilmore Center for Health Education
Kalamazoo, MI
Registration Open

Learn the basics of baby care in this class. Some topics include: feeding, bathing, soothing, diapering, recognizing a sick baby, infant CPR, and more!

Registration Details

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

Starting in November of 2019, if you enroll in these five classes – Prepared Childbirth, Baby Care, Baby Safety, Boot Camp for New Dads and Successful Breastfeeding, you will receive a package price of $150 (regularly $180) by entering the promo code "BABY30" at checkout.

Fees & Payment

$30 or Medicaid.

Description

During this class you will learn:

  • Basics of baby care
  • Choosing a pediatrician
  • What to expect with your newborn
  • Nurturing and soothing
  • Bathing, diapering, and skin care
  • Feeding (focused on bottle feeding; take Successful Breastfeeding class for more on breastfeeding.)
  • Infant CPR

*Class content is the same at the Bronson Battle Creek, Kalamazoo, and South Haven locations.

*Baby Care Class is meant for expectant parents, while Grandparents Baby Care class is meant for expectant grandparents.  They are the same class where you can sit and learn together with other parents and grandparents, but the registration information is different.  Please encourage grandparents to sign up with you under the title "Grandparents Baby Care Class". 

This class should be taken between the 28th and 38th week of pregnancy. We invite each mom registered to bring a support person with her to class, and this in included in your registration fee.

Medicaid is accepted and financial aid is available.

You are welcome to bring drinks or snacks to class.  Please bring your spiral bound “Your Childbirth Experience” book to each class, doctor’s appointment, and when you come to the birthplace to deliver.

The class will be held in the basement of the Bronson Gilmore Center for Health Education

Related Documents

Where to go When you have your Baby

Map to Gilmore Center

Gilmore Center Layout

Instructor(s)

  • Sophie McNeil, RN

Contact

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

Schedule & Location

Schedule

Date Time Location Instructor
1. Sat, December 28 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM Bronson Gilmore Center for Health Education Sophie McNeil, 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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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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