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Welcome to the Birthplace at Lowell General HospitalWelcome to the Birthplace at Lowell General Hospital

Overview of services and amenities available for new moms at the Birthplace.

Virtual Tour of the Birthplace at Lowell General HospitalVirtual Tour of the Birthplace at Lowell General Hospital

We invite you on a virtual walking tour of our Labor and Delivery Unit and Mother and Infant Unit. Tour the rooms, nursery and learn everything you need to know before delivering your baby at Lowell General.

Delivering Your Baby at Lowell General HospitalDelivering Your Baby at Lowell General Hospital

Meet our physicians and care teams, learn about labor and delivery and postpartum care, and hear from new moms about family-centered care at the Birthplace.


Learn the art of breastfeeding

In this class you'll receive information on how to get started, learn the benefits of colostrum and skin-to-skin, as well as, the value of exclusivity. The class will discuss nutritional needs, positioning and latch, how to know your baby is getting enough, and will dispel common myths. The class will also explore choosing a breast pump, expressing and storing milk and tips for returning to work.

We recommend you attend this class in your seventh month of pregnancy, although you are welcome to join anytime. A support person is encouraged to attend. 

Saturdays,12:00pm-2:00pm in Donovan Conference Room at Lowell General Hospital's Main Campus

  • September12
  • October 10
  • November 7
  • December 5
  • January 10

Wednesdays, 6:00pm-8:00pm

  • September 23 (Donovan Confercence Room)
  • October 14 (Hanchett Auditorium)
  • November 4 (Hanchett Auditorium)

About the Presenter

This class is taught by a certified lactation consultant.

Public Fee: FREE


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

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