Classes, Programs, & Support Services
Classes, Programs, & Support Services


For more information or any questions you may have , call 603-924-7191 ext. 4174.

Understanding Birth – 2 day course, Friday: 6-8:30PM and Saturday: 9:30 am – Noon

Day One: This class is from 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM on Friday. A Birthing Suite nurse teaches 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 who will talk and answer questions about newborns. Information covered: Cesarean birth, infant care and feeding, mom care, and 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.

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