Class Price: $10.00 Per Couple
Virtua Employees or Active Military, please call for discounts.
Classes are held on Wednesday evening 7:00pm to 9:30pm.
Virtua Our Lady of Hospital has been designated as a Baby Friendly Facility. The Baby-Friendly USA Initiative is a global program sponsored by the World Health Organization and the United Nations Children’s Fund to encourage and recognize hospitals that offer an optimal level of care for infant feeding. Experts agree that breastfeeding is the best way to feed your baby. There are many benefits for baby, mom, the community, and the environment. Come learn about them all! This class will help you prepare you and your partner for the experience of breastfeeding. We strongly encourage all pregnant women and their partners to take this class even if you are undecided about whether this is the right choice for you. Breastfeeding Class is recommended for expectant mothers in the last 3 months of pregnancy. Topics include: benefits of breastfeeding, positioning and latch, how breastfeeding works, working and breastfeeding, role of the partner and breastfeeding, how to know if baby is getting enough, how milk is made, community support services, what’s normal, milk storage
Virtua Our Lady of Lourdes, Mother/Baby Unit - 6th Floor Conference Room
1600 Haddon Avenue
Camden, NJ 08103