Breastfeeding Class at North Shore University Hospital
10:00am - 12:30pm
Medicaid Registration: FREE
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Venue: North Shore University Hospital View on Google Maps
Our Breastfeeding class introduces the basics of breastfeeding and prepares expecting parents for a healthy breastfeeding relationship wither their baby.
The advantages of breastfeeding
Mother and baby nutritional needs
Tips on effective latching, bottle use, breast pumpping, and returning to work
Common facts and myths
Please bring a baby doll or stuffed animal to class. Arrive 10 minutes early and wait in the main lobby to be escorted by your instructor to the class location. For questions and weather-related announcements, or if you are a Northwell employee or Medicaid beneficiary, please call (516) 881-7000.
We also offer classes on breastfeeding, baby care basics, and infant-child CPR, as well as free child car seat safety checkups at Cohen Children's Medical Center. If you would like a car seat safety check, please call (718) 470-3352 for an appointment.