Topics include what to expect in your baby in the first few hours and days after birth, the physical and emotional postpartum period, signs of illness and knowing when to call the pediatrician, the basics of diapering, umbilical cord care, care for the circumcised and intact penis, and bathing. Tips and suggestions for soothing a fussy baby are discussed as well including touch, massage, and swaddling. The class also covers choosing safe bath and body products for your child and safe co-sleeping. Time is allowed for questions.
PLEASE NOTE OUR COVID SAFETY REGULATIONS:
If you are feeling sick the day of class or have any symptoms of COVID-19, please stay home.
You are welcome to wear a mask in class if you'd prefer. However, it is not required.
Brittany (your instructor) will not be wearing a mask while facilitating in order to be as audible and understandable for all participants. She will remain at least six feet away from participants unless individual participants request otherwise.
Partners will sit together with a six foot distance between others. All participation will be done with a six feet separation.
By attending class in person, you assume all risk associated with COVID-19 that could be attributed to participating in a group setting and in a space outside of your home.
Infant Care Basics Payment
This ticket covers attendance for you and one support person in class.
Infant Care Basics Scholarship Recipient
Please use at checkout the discount code previously provided to obtain your scholarship ticket.