Breastfeeding

Offered At:

Lutheran Medical Center
Wheat Ridge, CO

Due to rising concerns related to COVID-19, Breastfeeding classes at Lutheran Medical Center have been cancelled through May 31st, 2020. Classes will resume in June 2020. Class sizes will be limited. If you are not able to register for an in-person class, please consider registering for this online class:Understanding Breastfeeding

"Imagine that the world had invented a new 'dream product' to feed and immunize everyone born on earth. Imagine also that it was available everywhere, required no storage and delivery, and helped mothers plan their families and reduce their risk of cancer. This 'dream product' is not a dream at all. It is human breast milk, and it is available to us all at birth." -UNICEF

This class is designed for expectant mothers who plan to breastfeed and their partners. Whether you are a stay-at-home mom, are preparing to return to work, or thinking about expressing breast milk for an occasional bottle, this class will help you get started. Topics include: establishing and maintaining an abundant milk supply, how to latch and position baby at the breast, introducing a bottle, how to avoid common problems, how to choose the right breast pump and accessories, and returning to work while breastfeeding. We encourage partners to attend with expecting mothers!

When to take this class: During your seventh or eighth month of pregnancy.

This class will be limited to 4 couples. Face masks will be required of all participants and instructors. Please plan to bring your own face mask.

Contact:

Women and Family Services
303-425-2229

Registration Instructions:

Registration fee includes your support person.

We understand that circumstances may arise that require you to cancel. If you cancel your registration up to five business days before the start of class, your registration fee will be refunded, less a $10 service charge. Refunds may not be given after this time. Transfers are available up to five business days before class.

Occasionally we must cancel a class due to low enrollment. In these instances we will notify you by phone or email and be happy to help you choose a different class or provide a full refund. 

Please call 303-425-2229 with any questions.

Fee:

$40.00

Dates Offered:

06/04/2020 at 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

We apologize, this class has been cancelled.

This class will be limited to 5 couples. Face masks will be required of all participants and instructors. Please plan to bring your own face mask.

 

Online class option available: Understanding Breastfeeding eClass

Lutheran Medical Center Womens Education Center Classrooms 2nd Floor North Pavilion 8300 West 38th Avenue (Main Hospital - Entrance #2) 2nd Floor North Wheat Ridge, CO 80033 Maps & Direction
06/14/2020 at 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

 This class will be limited to 5 couples. Face masks will be required of all participants and instructors. Please plan to bring your own face mask.

 

Online class option available: Understanding Breastfeeding eClass

Lutheran Medical Center Womens Education Center Classrooms 2nd Floor North Pavilion 8300 West 38th Avenue (Main Hospital - Entrance #2) 2nd Floor North Wheat Ridge, CO 80033 Maps & Direction
Instructor(s):
07/12/2020 at 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

 This class will be limited to 4 couples. Face masks will be required of all participants and instructors. Please plan to bring your own face mask.

 

Online class option available: Understanding Breastfeeding eClass

Lutheran Medical Center Womens Education Center Classrooms 2nd Floor North Pavilion 8300 West 38th Avenue (Main Hospital - Entrance #2) 2nd Floor North Wheat Ridge, CO 80033 Maps & Direction
07/23/2020 at 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

 This class will be limited to 4 couples. Face masks will be required of all participants and instructors. Please plan to bring your own face mask.

 

Online class option available: Understanding Breastfeeding eClass

Lutheran Medical Center Womens Education Center Classrooms 2nd Floor North Pavilion 8300 West 38th Avenue (Main Hospital - Entrance #2) 2nd Floor North Wheat Ridge, CO 80033 Maps & Direction
Instructor(s):

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