Expectant Parent Classes

Apr 24 2021 - 9:00 am to 1:30 pm

This class will prepare you for the birth of your child by learning about labor, delivery, cesarean birth and the tools and techniques available to you. 

Fee: $0.00

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Meeting Room 1
Topeka, KS 66606
May 03 2021 - 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm

In this six-week series, prepare for your hospital birth by reviewing information about prenatal tests and common-sense ways to avoid pain and other supportive techniques. There will be opportunities to practice labor support with your significant other and ask questions to ensure a personalized journey for your baby’s birth. This class series has a fee of $30. Class will start on May 3 and runs every Monday evening for six weeks.

Class series dates:

Fee: $30.00

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
2nd Floor Classroom
Topeka, KS 66606
May 08 2021 - 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.

Fee: $0.00

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Meeting Room 1
Topeka, KS 66606
May 10 2021 - 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

This is a single session class open to anyone interested in delivering at The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus. 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.

Fee: $0.00

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Meeting Room 1
Topeka, KS 66606
May 18 2021 - 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Gain confidence in your role as a dad before bringing you 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
1700 SW 7th St.
2nd Floor Classroom
Topeka, KS 66606
May 22 2021 - 9:00 am to 1:30 pm

This class will prepare you for the birth of your child by learning about labor, delivery, cesarean birth and the tools and techniques available to you. 

Fee: $0.00

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Meeting Room 1
Topeka, KS 66606
Jun 03 2021 - 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

Gain knowledge of tools available and how to prepare for discomforts in labor and delivery. In this offering, presenters provide information on relaxation and medication options.

Fee: $0.00

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Meeting Room 1
Topeka, KS 66606
Jun 07 2021 - 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

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
2nd floor, Meeting Room 1
Topeka, KS 66606
Jun 17 2021 - 6:30 pm to 8:00 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

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Meeting Room 1
Topeka, KS 66606
Jun 26 2021 - 9:00 am to 1:30 pm

This class will prepare you for the birth of your child by learning about labor, delivery, cesarean birth and the tools and techniques available to you. 

Fee: $0.00

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Meeting Room 1
Topeka, KS 66606
Jun 28 2021 - 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm

In this six-week series, prepare for your hospital birth by reviewing information about prenatal tests and common-sense ways to avoid pain and other supportive techniques. There will be opportunities to practice labor support with your significant other and ask questions to ensure a personalized journey for your baby’s birth.

Fee: $30.00

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
2nd Floor Classroom
Topeka, KS 66606
Jul 10 2021 - 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.

Fee: $0.00

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Meeting Room 1
Topeka, KS 66606
Jul 15 2021 - 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

This is a single session class open to anyone interested in delivering at The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus. 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.

Fee: $0.00

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Meeting Room 1
Topeka, KS 66606
Jul 20 2021 - 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Gain confidence in your role as a dad before bringing you 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
1700 SW 7th St.
2nd Floor Classroom
Topeka, KS 66606
Jul 24 2021 - 9:00 am to 1:30 pm

This class will prepare you for the birth of your child by learning about labor, delivery, cesarean birth and the tools and techniques available to you. 

Fee: $0.00

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Meeting Room 1
Topeka, KS 66606