Newborn Care Class for Expectant Parents


Scroll down to see all upcoming classes available


6 p.m. - 9 p.m.




Spectrum Health Healthier Communities
665 Seward Ave NW

616-391-5000 option 1
For those not attending a “Preparing for Childbirth” class but interested in learning more about the practical reality of caring for a baby, this is for you. It’s also an ideal class for parents who are adopting a newborn. We’ll talk about all kinds of concerns and we welcome your questions. You’ll learn about popular parent topics, such as:
  • Bathing your baby
  • Feeding your baby
  • Soothing a crying baby
  • Your baby’s sleep habits
  • When to call the doctor
  • Safety for baby

When to schedule: Sign up for this class after your third month of pregnancy to attend a class during months seven - eight of pregnancy. This class can also be taken after the birth of your baby. 

Upcoming Classes: