Breastfeeding Classes

We now offer Prenatal Breastfeeding Classes, taught by International Board Certified Lactation Consultant Bernadette Sircar, RN, BSN, IBCLC.

We also offer Lactation Consultations and Newborn Classes.

 

2017 Prenatal Breastfeeding Classes

All classes are held on Saturdays from 10:00am-1:00pm

  • January 14th
  • February 4th
  • March 4th
  • April 15th
  • May 20th
  • July 15th
  • August 12th
  • September 16th 
  • October 21st 
  • November 18th 
  • December 9th 


 

During our 3-hour session, we will discuss:

  • Nutritional benefits of breastfeeding
  • What to expect for the first four weeks
  • Skin-to-skin contact and the first breastfeeding
  • Latching-on, positioning, and making milk
  • Breast pumps and how to prepare for returning to work
         ...and much more

Fee
The 3-hour class costs $80. Many insurance providers cover the cost of this class. Please call your insurance company to confirm.

Who should attend

  • We recommend expecting moms to attend before the 36th week of pregnancy
  • A partner or support person is welcome to join
  • You do not have to be a patient of Bridgewater Pediatrics to register

To Register
To register for the class,  complete our Online Registration Form

Links and Resources

We recommend the following resources: