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Breastfeeding and Newborn Care

City Births/For Your Births

306 W 106th Street off of Broadway on the UWS

This hands-on class will help better prepare you for life with a newborn.
What to expect after your baby is born:

How he/she will appear

What routine procedures you can expect at the hospital/birthcenter

Basic infant care, including bathing, diapering, cord care, soothing techniques, sleeping and feeding

Common health concerns, signs of illness and when to call the pediatrician

Breastfeeding basics: Breastfeeding Support

First days of feeding, skin-to-skin contact

How to recognize hunger cues

Breastfeeding positions and latch techniques

Signs of success and when to seek help

Local supports and resources are included

Class Details:
Infant Care and Breastfeeding is a 3-hour class. Beverages and snacks are provided.

When to take: Any time in your third trimester.
Class Cost: $195 for one or two people. This includes the pregnant person and a partner or support person.

Register at

Earlier Event: May 5
Childbirth Prep
Later Event: May 16
Breastfeeding and Newborn Care