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Preparing for Breastfeeding Class                                                Find us on Facebook


Time: 2.5 hour sessions in the evening
Location: 
Classes are available in the Lansing area; will be emailed at a later date. 

Class Fee: $75 per couple 

We will be holding all classes on Zoom instead of in person, until further notice. 

PHP and SPHN Insurance now covers cost of this program please use registration form below.

Financial Assistance is available for this class for details email: epo@epobaby.org 

Description:  Learn more about breastfeeding before baby arrives to give your baby the very best start. Our Breastfeeding Class, taught by a Certified Lactation Counselor, using evidence based information.  Mom's support person is welcome and encouraged to attend! Evidence based research recognizes how valuable Mom's support person is to successful breastfeeding.  Classes use a variety of teaching methods including coaching, demonstration and hands on learning techniques.  Using these type of class room instruction provides information, tips and techniques to get breastfeeding off to a good start and keep breastfeeding on-going.

 


Class Topics: Prenatal Changes, How Your Body Makes Milk, Skin to Skin, Colostrum, Positioning, Latching Techniques, Signs of Success, Managing Possible Problems, Maintaining Milk Supply, Breast Pumps, Milk Collection/Storage, Preparing Bottles, Going Back to Work, Starting Solids, Where to Find Help

​**This class covers all of the breastfeeding material as well as introduction to solids and returning back to work. 

Wednesday, January 20th 6pm-8:30pm

Wednesday, February 17th 6pm-8:30pm 

Wednesday, March 24th 6pm-8:30pm

Wednesday, April 28th 6pm-8:30pm

***New dates will be added as they become available***

    *Pre-registration is required.

     

    WAYS TO REGISTER (Please note you will receive a registration email within 5 business days.)
    Fill out this form if you are paying by Credit Card ONLY Registration Form  

            Fill out this form if you have Physicians Health Plan insurance or Sparrow Physician Health Network ONLY PHP or SPHN only Registration          

            Download the PDF REGISTRATION FORM and mail it in with your check, money order, credit card, or insurance information and send to: EPO 3315 S. Pennsylvania Ave., Lansing, MI 48910