If you would like to view a complete calendar of classes for the year check out our Birthing Suite classes calendar. For more information and to register, call 603-924-7191 ext. 4174.
Understanding Birth – 2 day course, Friday: 6-8:30PM and Saturday: 9:30 am – Noon / $90
Day One: This class is from 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM on Friday. A Birthing Suite nurse teaches this class with an anesthesiologist who will discuss pain management options. Information covered: Labor and Delivery and Variations of Labor.
Day Two: This class is from 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM on Saturday. A Birthing Suite nurse teaches this class with a pediatrician who will talk and answer questions about newborns. Information covered: Cesarean birth, infant care and feeding, adjusting to parenthood.
There is time for questions and will be a tour of the Birthing Suite.
MOMS group: Meet Other Mothers / Fee: No charge.
A support group for new mothers: information, discussion and sharing about feeding concerns, sleep issues, parenting, going back to work or not. For mothers with infants up to 12 months old. This group meets every Tuesday all year long.
Fees for classes:
Check with your insurance carrier for reimbursement of class fees.
Financial Assistance available: Call 924-1717 and ask about the MCH Financial Grant Program. WIC and Medicaid Application/ Assistance available from Home Health Care and Community Services Prenatal Program (603-352-2253).
The Birthing Suite
Monadnock Community Hospital
452 Old Street Road
Peterborough, NH 03458