Breastfeeding Class (In-person)
This in-person class helps prepare you for successful breastfeeding. Topics will include how to determine if your baby is getting enough milk. You will learn correct positioning and latch of the baby, and we will discuss how to pump and store breast milk. Tips for mom’s care and suggestions on how to get support people involved will be included in the class.
It is recommended to take this class between your 28th and 36th week of pregnancy.
Masks are required within Maple Grove Hospital but can be removed during class.
- How breastfeeding works
- Benefits of breastfeeding
- Getting started in the hospital
- Establishing a milk supply
- Breastfeeding lifestyle and potential hurdles
- Breastfeeding support
If you have questions, please contact Lindsay Juntunen at Lindsay.Juntunen@maplegrovehospital.org or call 763-581-1808.
We also offer an online Understanding Breastfeeding course. Additionally, in-person Childbirth and Parenting Preparation classes and an online Understanding Birth & Your Newborn course are available.
*Includes 1 optional guest