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    Classes and Education

    Use the search options below to find classes of interest to you. Sutter Health affiliates offer classes in locations throughout Northern California.


    This 6-week class is designed to help you cope with the physical changes of pregnancy, and the emotional and physical intensity of childbirth.Ideally, the class should be completed 4-6 weeks prior to your due date. Next class : July 17
    This class is for those who have little or no experience with babies. New parents are encouraged to take this class. Next class : May 13
    Take this three session class over two weekends and you're covered! Weekend 1:(Sat/Sun) Weekend 2:(Sat) Next class : June 10
    In this one session class, our certified lactation consultant will provide mothers and their partners with the strategies they need to get breastfeeding off to a solid start. Next class : May 8
    This class is taught by a certified CPR instructor and is appropriate for first-time parents and grandparents. Next class : May 11
    This is a single-session interactive class for parents of children ages 1-5 who want to learn how to raise a healthy and happy eater. It is based on the work of internationally known pediatric feeding specialist and author Ellyn Satter. Next class : May 19
    Led by a PAMF Santa Cruz Division pediatrician, you will learn about what happens in the hospital and what to look for in the first few weeks with baby. The doctor covers feeding, common skin conditions, colic and when to call for help. Next class : May 1
    This group offers support and information for new parents with babies from age 4 months and up. Next class : April 27
    This drop in group offers support and information to new parents with babies from 3 weeks to 4 months of age. Next class : April 25
    This group offers support, information and tools for new mothers with babies up to a year old who may be experiencing distress, anxiety or depression after the birth of their baby. Next class : May 1