Breastfeeding Essentials

This class is designed to be taken while pregnant. All the basics you need to know from birth through the first 6 months of life are covered.

* Birth and the postpartum bonding period
* The importance of skin to skin
* Proper latching techniques
* Getting and maintaining a proper milk supply
* Avoiding common "booby traps"
* When/if to introduce bottles and pacifiers
* When/if to pump and how to get started
* Roles for the support person in a breastfeeding relationship

This class is $55 and is taught by Jenn Sullivan, CBS. Partner or support person is encouraged to attend and is included in the cost. Private classes are also available for $160 in store or $200 in home (very limited times available for in-home).

Due to classes filling up, completion of the form below and a non-refundable deposit of $20 is required to hold your spot.  

Saturday, March 16; 12:30-2:30pm Class is full
Saturday, April 20; 12:30-2:30pm Class is full
Saturday, May 18; 12:30-2:30pm
Saturday, June 15; 12:30-2:30pm
Saturday, August 17; 12:30-2:30pm
Saturday, October 19; 12:30-2:30pm
Saturday, December 21; 12:30-2:30pm

This class is also offered as part of our comprehensive, 3 part Birth Essentials Childbirth Education Series.

To register for either the class or series please complete the form below.  For more information, contact Jenn Sullivan, CBS via email or by phone at 845-240-8399. Deposit for the class is non-refundable.  

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Date of Class
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Let us know if you are registering for the Breastfeeding Essentials or the Birth Essentials Series
Birth Essentials Series requires a $60 non-refundable deposit via check or cash. Breastfeeding Essentials requires a $20 non-refundable deposit via check, cash or PayPal.