Expectant Parent Classes

Dec 06 2022 - 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Implement safety measure in your home to keep your baby safe. Receive the latest information about SUID (Sudden Unexpected Infant Death) prevention and car seat safety, as well as baby-proofing tips. Learn what to keep in the medicine cabinet, when to call the doctor, and how to take your baby's temperature. This class also includes information about what, when, and how to feed your baby the first year.

Fee: $0.00

Location

Online
Dec 10 2022 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Pregnant patients and their birth support team members who wish to learn more about the basics of a normal spontaneous vaginal delivery.

 

Fee: $0.00

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Meeting Room 1
Topeka, KS 66606
Dec 17 2022 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Expecting families who will or may deliver their newborns via cesarean section, and/or desire more information on the process of a scheduled or non-emergent C-section. 

 

Fee: $0.00

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Meeting Room 1
Topeka, KS 66606
Dec 18 2022 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Expecting families who desire information about both medical and non-medical pain control options for their labor experience.  Pregnant patients and their chosen support person who wish to learn more about how support partners can help through labor.  

Fee: $0.00

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Meeting Room 1
Topeka, KS 66606
Dec 31 2022 - 10:00 am to 1:00 pm

Expectant families who desire information regarding the process, risks, and benefits of an induction of labor and or the most commonly offered interventions through the course of labor. 

Fee: $0.00

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Meeting Room 1
Topeka, KS 66606
Jan 05 2023 - 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Learn breastfeeding basics to get feedings off to a great start. Learn how to overcome common problems and more about breastfeeding benefits for mom and baby. Class is taught by a board certified lactation consultant.

Fee: $0.00

Location

Online
Jan 07 2023 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Expecting families who desire information about both medical and non-medical pain control options for their labor experience.  Pregnant patients and their chosen support person who wish to learn more about how support partners can help through labor.  

Fee: FREE

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Meeting Room 1
Topeka, KS 66606
Jan 14 2023 - 9:00 am to 10:30 am

This course teaches choking and rescue breathing techniques for infants, children and adults. Our instructors are trained and certified through the American Heart Association. Participants will take the friends and family course for infants, children, and adults. Parents and grandparents are encouraged to attend. Course size is limited to 10 particpants.

Fee: $0.00

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
Meeting Room 1
1700 SW 7th Street
Topeka, KS 66606
Jan 14 2023 - 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Expecting families who desire more information on their options for movement to progress their labor and optimize their comfort through their labor and delivery experience.

Fee: $0.00

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Meeting Room 1
Topeka, KS 66606
Jan 17 2023 - 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Gain confidence in your role as a dad before bringing your baby home. Practice hands-on baby care skills in this “just for expectant fathers” class, taught by a veteran dad. Pizza and soda are provided!

Fee: $0.00

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
2nd Floor Classroom
1700 SW 7th Street
Topeka, KS 66606
Jan 19 2023 - 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

In this class, you will learn how to diaper, bathe, swaddle, and use calming techniques to soothe your baby. This class includes what to expect at the health center and what to expect with a newborn the first few weeks after they are born. Discover techniques that will help you build a stronger bond with your baby. Learn about the golden hour, skin-to-skin, infant massage, baby wearing, and developmental play activities to do together. Please register in order to receive the electronic invitation for this class. 

Fee: $0.00

Location

Virtual