BREASTFEEDING BASICS

New mother and baby are successfully breastfeeding a few days after birth.

Getting off to a good start.

This class is taught by a Certified Lactation Counselor and provides clear, accurate information. Learn the basics about feeding your baby comfortably and peacefully. This class is meant to give you guidance on how to approach the first few days and weeks of breastfeeding your baby. Partners are encouraged to attend.

TOPICS INCLUDE:

  • "The Golden Hour"

  • initial breastfeeding

  • engorgement

  • a good latch and how to achieve it

  • positioning baby/babies

  • common issues and concerns

  • finding breastfeeding support

  • current research and studies

This class is $50, or take the full six-class series for $250. Support Person is included in the fee.