Expectant Parent Classes

Feb 02 2023 - 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.

Fee: $0.00

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Meeting Room 1
Topeka, KS 66606
Feb 04 2023 - 10:00 am to 11:30 am

Prepare your child(ren) for the changes a new baby brings. Parents and children will view a DVD and tour the New Life Center. Children will also create a special birthday welcome for their newborn sibling. A snack will be served. This class is for children ages two years and up. Please register each child in the family for the class.

Fee: $0.00

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Meeting Room 1
Topeka, KS 66606
Feb 04 2023 - 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm

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

 

Fee: FREE

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Meeting Room 1
Topeka, KS 66606
Feb 11 2023 - 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: FREE

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Meeting Room 1
Topeka, KS 66606
Feb 12 2023 - 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: FREE

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Meeting Room 1
Topeka, KS 66606
Feb 16 2023 - 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: FREE

Location

Online
Feb 18 2023 - 12:00 pm to 2:00 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: FREE

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Meeting Room 1
Topeka, KS 66606
Feb 25 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
Mar 02 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
Mar 04 2023 - 10:00 am to 12:00 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
Mar 11 2023 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

 

 

Fee: $0.00

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Second floor, Meeting Room 1
Topeka, KS 66606
Mar 21 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
Mar 25 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
Mar 30 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