Childbirth and Family Classes

<< July 2020 >>

Childbirth Education

Thank you for your interest in our community support services. Due to COVID-19 we have adjusted the format for all classes and support groups to keep our patients safe. Please call us to inquire or sign-up.

To sign up for Childbirth and Breastfeeding Preparation classes, please call us at 616-847-5337.

For Postpartum Depression Support, please call us at 616-847-5337.

For questions regarding Babysitting and Basic Life Support classes, please call us at 616-847-5671.

For all other questions, please call us at 616-847-5392.

For more detailed information on any of these classes please call 616-847-5337, or to register online, please scroll through the calendar and click on the corresponding date. 


Our Childbirth Classes are designed for expectant mothers and their support persons. Our classes are highly recommended for first-time parents. The content includes labor and delivery, comfort measures, relaxation and breathing, role of the support person, cesarean birth, early infant care and postpartum care. A tour of the Family Birthing Unit is also included. Dress comfortably and bring a pillow.

Class Cost: $45 (some insurance and Medicaid accepted)


Please call Meg or Kelsey at 616-847-5337 to schedule your Childbirth Class complete with a Family Birthing Unit tour!


Breastfeeding Preparation Class (Wednesdays 6:00pm - 8:00pm)


June 24th

August 26th

September 23rd

October 28th

November 18th

December 16th


Breastfeeding Support Group - Wednesdays (10:00am-12:00pm) Click here for more information


Breastfeeding Preparation Class

August 26
North Ottawa Community Hospital, 1309 Sheldon Rd., Grand Haven 6:00-8:00 PM, Multipurpose Rooms

This class is designed to help mother and her support person learn the art of breastfeeding.