Preparation for Childbirth


This four-week series prepares you to be more involved in the birth process. It draws concepts from various childbirth methods in covering:

    Changes of late pregnancy and ways to decrease discomforts of the last few weeks
    What to expect as labor begins
    How labor and birth progresses and tips of each stage
    Additional pain control options available
    Information on Cesarean birth Recovery following childbirth
    Newborn care
    Tour of Birthing Center

Classes begin on the first Monday or Wednesday evening of month, unless there is a holiday or otherwise noted. Plan to complete this series two to three weeks prior to your due date. Make sure you have entered your name, street and/or email address so you will receive a letter with directions approximately one week prior to the class.

Your phone number is needed in case there are changes. To register, call 765.741.1073, or 800.237.9625.

Start Time

September 16, 2013 6:00 PM

End Time

September 16, 2013 8:30 PM


IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital

Outpatient Medical Pavilion


Please register by calling 765.741.1073 or 800.237.9625.

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