Gain the knowledge and skills for breastfeeding to get off to a good start and to meet your long-term breastfeeding goals with this 2-hour class taught by a Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC)*.
Designed to teach you about you and your baby’s anatomy, reflexes, and hard wiring, so that you can best support baby’s natural instincts to nurse.Learn about the newborn’s first feeding, strategies for common challenges, and resources for extra help if you need it.
Recommended for expectant individuals and their partners to take during the 2nd or 3rd trimester. Evidence shows that preparing for breastfeeding, together with follow-up with a lactation expert, and encouragement from partners and family members greatly minimizes early cessation of breastfeeding. Set yourself up for success!
This class is offered on the 2nd Monday of each month from 6-8pm. Online until future notice.
Breastfeeding 101 is $50 per Couple
*Birthways IBCLC are also available to support you with lactation and feeding needs after your baby has arrived with Warmline phone support and Full Consultations.