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Childbirth Preparation

Maternity & Childbirth

Knowledge is power! Our childbirth education classes can help expectant parents feel more confident and alleviate the fears of the unknown. This series of four classes (2 hours for each session) is free and covers a wide range of valuable information, all to prepare for childbirth. It’s also the perfect place to meet other expectant parents, experiencing many of the same emotions and experiences. So be sure to sign-up online – choose the session best for you and your partner.*Dress comfortably and bring along a pillow and blanket for the relaxation exercises. Here are some of the topics you’ll learn about during the classes:

  • Preterm labor
  • Pregnancy anatomy
  • Stages of labor
  • Birth process
  • Medical procedures
  • Pain management
  • Normal vaginal delivery
  • Cesarean delivery
  • Postpartum care
  • Early newborn care
  • Breastfeeding
  • Skin-to-skin contact

* Please note: On rare occasions, classes need to be re-scheduled or re-located. If this should happen, we will contact you directly and with as much notice as possible. Thank you in advance for your understanding.

Classes are 4 weeks long (every Tuesdays) and begin at the following times:

January 8th *

February 5th

March 5th

April 2nd

May 7th

June 4th

July 2th

August 6th

September 3rd

October 8th

November 5th

December 3rd *

*During Holidays, classes will only be 3 weeks long.

Location: Rio Bravo Conference Room

1524 27TH ST

Bakersfield , CA 93301

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