Childbirth & Breastfeeding Education ClassesGalveston Campus

Empowering Parents through Education

New parents holding their newborn babyChildbirth and breastfeeding education classes are invaluable resources for expectant parents embarking on the journey of parenthood.

These classes provide essential knowledge and guidance, empowering parents-to-be with the information and skills necessary to navigate the remarkable experience of childbirth and early infant care. From understanding the stages of labor to mastering breastfeeding techniques, these classes offer a comprehensive foundation for confident and informed decision-making.

Childbirth Classes

Childbirth ClassesGalveston Campus

Learn everything you need to know about your upcoming birth and how to take care of your baby in this childbirth course taught by the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB Health).

Our hands-on approach to teaching comfort techniques will enhance your learning experience as you practice relaxation skills during each class.

The course includes a hospital tour and written materials. All expecting moms are welcome to join our childbirth education classes.

Jennie Sealy Hospital 612 Texas Avenue, Suite 2.506A

1st Saturday of each month​
9 am - 4 pm
Cost: Free
Use Hospital Parking in front of Jennie Sealy Hospital
Parking will be validated
Please wear comfortable clothes
Each mother may bring one support person to each class

Register for in-person class in Galveston

Is this your first child?
Have you taken childbirth classes before?

Childbirth Education Classes

1st Saturday of each month
9 am - 4 pm

The date chosen must be on the first Saturday of that month

If you have any questions about registration please contact Kaci Noble at (409) 772-2469.

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Breastfeeding Classes

Breastfeeding Classes Virtual

Join our class to learn about:

  • Benefits of Breastfeeding
  • What to expect on the first days of breastfeeding
  • Building your milk supply

This is an educational course taught by a Lactation Consultant or an experienced Registered Nurse to provide education on what to expect the first days of breastfeeding.

To register, please use the Virtual Prenatal Breastfeeding Class registration form on this page. A zoom link will be sent to your email within 24 hours of registration with class information and joining instructions.

Virtual Class (Hosted on Zoom)

Monday: 6 p.m. - 7 p.m.​
Wednesday: 9 a.m. -10 a.m.
Cost: Free
Virtual class hosted on Zoom
Spanish Translation available on the 2nd Monday & Wednesday of the month.

Register for Virtual Prenatal Breastfeeding Class

Is this your first child?
Have you taken a prenatal breastfeeding class before?

Prenatal breastfeeding classes (Zoom)

Monday: 6 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Wednesday: 9 a.m. - 10 a.m.

The date chosen must be a Monday or a Wednesday

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