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Childbirth and Parenting Classes

November 02, 2005 - TRC

Free childbirth and parenting classes for young parents-to-be (under 21) in the Penquis region. Those best served by classes will have a due date no earlier than end of January although this is not a requirement for class participation. Expectant dads are encouraged to also attend.

Presented by : Mayo Regional Hospital Health Care Providers & Penquis CAP, Inc.'s, Parents Are Teachers Too

November 17: Fetal Development & Healthy Pregnancy
December 1: End of Pregnancy and Beginning of Labor
December 15: Stages of Labor: Part I
December 29: Stages of Labor: Part II
January 12: Infant Feeding
January 26 : Newborn Characteristics and Care
February 9: Postpartum Care of Mom
February 23: Newborn Health and Safety
March 9: Attachment and Settling Into a Routine
March 23: Developmental Milestones - The First Year

To be held at : Mayo Regional Hospital, Dover-Foxcroft in Mayo Resource Center, the Sebec Conference Room. (The Resource Center entrance is in the back of the hospital on Dwelley Avenue.)

Classes are every other Thursday 3:00-5:00 pm. - if inclement weather call ahead to be sure class is being held.

Inquiries and registration : Wendy Pace or Denise Trafton 564-7116

Funded in part by: Maine Health and Human Services' Public Health and Maine Children's Trust


NOTE - This article reflects the views of the author and not necessarily those of the TRC Alliance Team.