Our childbirth class is designed and taught by our doula, Janet Harder (DONA certified birth doula, Lamaze certified childbirth educator). This class is designed to help educate and prepare you for your new arrival.
The Childbirth Class takes place every other month and is a 4 hour class.
The Pregnancy Care Centre
The class is geared to income. A bursary application is available for low-income, Pregnancy Care Centre clients. A deposit of $20 is required to ensure your spot; however, the deposit will be refunded in full on the day the class has been completed.
• Anatomy and Physiology
• Signs and Symptoms of Labour
• Stages of Labour
• Comfort Measure and Breathing Techniques
• Medications Available during Labour
• Unexpected Situations: C-Sections, Vacuum or Forcep Deliveries
• Introduction to Breastfeeding