Childbirth Education

Congratulations! The birth of a baby is a wonderful and exciting experience. As you prepare for your new arrival, you may consider taking advantage of some excellent resources at your disposal. Attending parent/childbirth education classes can help you obtain the knowledge, confidence and support you need during your pregnancy and after the birth of your baby.

Call Healthy Mothers at 530-876-2518 to register.

Pregnancy Education Series

This four-week childbirth education series is designed to prepare expectant women and their support person for their childbirth experience. Click here for a full description...

Mom2Mom — First Year Parenting Series

Offered weekly — No charge
This weekly class provides new parents with the opportunity to socialize with other families while learning about their baby’s growth and development. Topics addressed will include infant nutrition, newborn crying, positive forms of discipline, stress management and more. No registration required, open to all families with newborns under one year of age.

Cesarean Section Refresher Class

Offered monthly $35.00 for materials
This class is designed to provide women who are planning cesarean delivery with important information related to the birth of their baby. Topics include how to prepare for delivery, what to expect following the birth of your baby, and ways to comfortably breastfeed following your surgery. Learn how Feather River Hospital can provide you with an exceptional birthing experience!

Infant CPR and Car Seat Safety

Kit available for $35.00
Come and learn how to perform CPR on infants up to one year of age. Class includes option to purchase CPR kit with practice doll and DVD to take home with you. This class is important for anyone who is caring for a newborn baby including parents, grandparents and babysitters!

Beyond Breastfeeding Basics

Offered monthly — No charge
Open to expecting or newly delivered mothers and their support person, this class will prepare you to have a positive breastfeeding experience. Learn how to easily latch your baby to the breast, how to maintain your milk supply when away from your baby, how to know if baby is getting enough milk, and what to expect in the first weeks of baby’s life.

 

For the "Mommy's Having a Baby" class or "Expectant Parents Party" below, Call The Birth Day Place at 530-876-2229 to register.

Mommy’s Having a Baby: Sibling Preparation Class

Offered monthly — No charge
This class is designed to help parents prepare older children for the birth of a new baby. Appropriate for children at least two years old. Older brothers and sisters and their parents will have the opportunity to tour the Birth Day Place unit and will learn what to expect when their mother is having the new baby.

Expectant Parents Party

Offered twice a month — No charge
Come and learn about what to expect when delivering your baby at Feather River Hospital’s Birth Day Place. Socialize with other expectant families, meet Birth Day Place staff, tour our spacious birthing rooms, learn about our options for delivery including water birth, water labor and scheduled cesarean section deliveries, and win raffle prizes! Tour open to all expectant families interested in learning about birth in our facility. Refreshments served.
Please, no children under eight.
  • Birth Day Place delivers over 1000 babies each year in eight private birthing suites
  • Awarded the only Gold-Level, California Award for Performance Excellence in 2008 and awarded a second Gold award in 2010
  • A 100% smoke-free campus