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If you just found out that you're going to have a baby, here's some more good news: MommySTYLE is here to help you get ready for the physical, emotional and lifestyle changes that come with having your first baby or growing family.
These classes are designed to help you and your partner prepare for your exciting, life-changing journey. Expect to learn everything you need to know to welcome your baby into this world.
Come interact with other couples in a classroom setting and learn about your birth experience, what to be prepared for and the responsibilities of your support person.
Indiana Regional Medical Center wants to be an extension of your family as you prepare to welcome your new baby! Join our Mommy Perks by calling Debbie Pennington at 724.357.7496 or emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org.
What do you get for joining Mommy Perks?
- A special meal for you and your partner during your hospital stay.
- Membership card to various community retailers.
- FREE Spirit of Women lifetime membership.
- FREE Spirit of Women programs.
- FREE Spirit of Women magazine subscription (issued quarterly).
- Follow-up phone call after discharge.
Childbirth Preparation—Recommended 32 to 36 Weeks
This four-part series is designed to prepare you for giving birth. The emphasis is on stages of labor, including the epidural and pain management and the birth process. In addition, the class addresses the importance of emotional support during labor and helps ease anxiety surrounding the birthing experience. Offered four consecutive Tuesdays each month 6:30 to 9 p.m.
Childbirth Preparation Options
Lamaze Weekend—Recommended 32 to 36 Weeks. Covers the same material as our regular series on a Friday night and all day Saturday. Offered every other month.
Labor and Birth Workshop for Teens - Contact Tammy Wolfe at ARIN IU for more information: 724.463.5300.
Newborn Basics—Recommended 26 to 36 Weeks
This workshop focuses on the newborn: safety, hygiene, comforting your baby, and when to call the doctor. First Saturday of each month, 9:30 a.m. to noon. (beginning October 2012) Caregivers welcome.
Breastfeeding Workshop—Recommended 26 to 36 Weeks
This workshop is designed to provide practical instruction about the how-to's of breastfeeding, as well as information about breastfeeding's benefits. Participants will learn troubleshooting tips and have questions answered before the baby arrives. Second Thursday of each month, 6 to 9 p.m. (beginning October 2012) Support persons welcome.
Maternity Center Tour
This is a free one hour tour of the Birthing Center. Fourth Tuesday of each month, 6 p.m. Meet in the hospital lobby.
To sign up for classes, please call the IRMC Scheduling Center at 724.357.7075.
For specific questions on any of the programs listed, please call: 724.357.7496
or email: email@example.com.
Stages of Pregnancy
how your baby develops in the womb.