Breastfeeding Classes are taught by Anna Jaques Hospital Lactation Consultants for mothers and their support person(s) to gain the knowledge and tools to help you successfully breast your baby.
Newburyport Classes: Friday's from 2:15-4:15pm in the Higgins Conference Room at Anna Jaques located at 25 Highland Avenue, Newburyport.
Topics covered include:
- Benefits to mother and baby
- Basic anatomy and physiology
- Myths vs. facts
- Positioning and latching-on
- Common concerns
- Pumping and storing breast milk
- Community resources and supports available once home with baby
Plan to attend when you are 7-8 months pregnant, but register early!
Cost: $20 (includes mom & support person).
To Register: email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (978) 463-1079
Women’s Health Care, the Birth Center and Neonatal Care Center at Anna Jaques Hospital are committed to providing the highest level of care during pregnancy, while acting as a resource for parents and families. Prenatal and family education classes are offered to help prepare mothers and partners for their journey through pregnancy and parenting.