Prenatal Classes

Prenatal Series

This series is designed to prepare first-time parents for pregnancy, delivery and post-partum care. This fre class is taught by registered nurses from HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital's Women and Infants Center.

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Breastfeeding Classes

 


Breastfeeding Class

This class is taught by lactation staff and is designed to give an in-depth look at breastfeeding to those who are planning to breastfeed or those who may still be undecided. You are encouraged to bring the expectant father and/or other support people with you.

Breastfeeding Support Group

A weekly support group for those who wish to learn new ideas, share experiences and gain confidence in breastfeeding, before or after the birth of their baby. Led by a lactation specialist, the support group addresses topics such as infant feeding cues, latching, milk supply, low weight gain, nutrition, pumping, breast milk storage and more. Babies are encouraged to attend and support people are welcome.

Maternity onto Motherhood (MOM) Program

HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital and HSHS St. Joseph's Hospital in Chippewa Falls partner to offer the Maternity onto Motherhood (MOM) Program. The MOM Program provides you with support and resources close to home both before and after your pregnancy.

Click here to learn more about the MOM Program, or call or e-mail us at (715) 717-7MOM (7666) or momprograminfo@hshs.org.

Infant Massage Classes

A FREE two-week series to teach parents how to massage their infants. Infant massage facilitates the bond between parent and baby. It will help your baby learn to relax. Research has shown that massaged babies have improved weight gain, better sleep patterns and relief of discomfort related to gas, colic and reflux, in addition to other benefits.

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Upcoming Classes Events & Classes

Infant Massage Class

A two-week series to teach parents how to massage their infants. Class is taught by Linda Benson PT, CIMI, a licensed physical therapist, birth to three educator, and Certified Infant Massage Instructor. 

Breastfeeding Class

A free class taught by lactation staff that gives an in-depth look at breastfeeding for those planning to breastfeed or those who are undecided.

Breastfeeding Support Group

A weekly support group open to all moms who wish to learn new ideas, share experiences and gain confidence in breastfeeding.