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Maternity Education


Preparing for and caring for a new baby is both daunting and exciting.

We offer comprehensive educational classes and programs for the entire family to help you make a smooth and happy transition.

Our classes are taught by certified childbirth and parenting educators, MaineGeneral Maternity & Pediatric nurses, board-certified lactation consultants and certified fitness instructors.

We offer classes for the whole family, including:
  • Baby Care Class
  • Breastfeeding Basics
  • Lactation consultants and breastfeeding support groups
  • Prenatal Yoga
  • Prepared Childbirth Series (Lamaze)
  • Prepared Childbirth Weekend Workshop
  • Sibling Classes

Descriptions for all of these classes can be found on the links to the left.

You must register for an upcoming class by calling toll-free 1-855-4MGHINFO (1-855-464-4463).