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One Day Prepared Childbirth

In a faster-paced teaching environment, you will learn all the topics covered in our five-week Prepared Childbirth Class. Topics covered include: information about the physical and emotional changes occurring during pregnancy, labor, and delivery, breathing and relaxation techniques, comfort techniques, medication and anesthesia options for labor and delivery, infant care issues, postpartum depression and the baby blues, SIDS, and the adjustment to parenthood. A tour of The Birthplace is included. Instructors utilize lecture, videos, demonstrations, and group discussions.

The course fee covers the expectant mother and a support person, all materials, a tour of The Birthplace and a snack.

Insurance Reimbursement and Financial Assistance

Many insurance companies offer reimbursement for attending childbirth education classes. Proof of payment and a letter of completion are often required. Letters are given out at the end of each class. Check with your insurance company to see if your plan offers reimbursement.

Financial assistance is available. Fill out our Ask a Childbirth Educator Form to see if you qualify.

 Saturdays, from 9:00am-4:30pm in the Hanchett Auditorium at Lowell General Hospital's Main Campus

  • Novmber 15
  • December 7
  • January 10
  • February 28
  • March 21
  • April 18
  • May 23
  • June 13

Sundays, from 9:00am-4:30pm in Hanchett Auditorium at Lowell General Hospital's Main Campus

  • December 7th
  • January 18th
  • February 8
  • March 8
  • April 26
  • May 17
  • June 7
Public Fee: $165.00


To register by phone, call 877-LGH-WELL (877-544-9355).

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