Childbirth and Parenting Education Programs
A commitment to teaching is part of our mission and ensures that our patients and their families are well informed about their health and health care options. That’s why we offer a complete series of childbirth education programs and services designed to help you prepare for –and achieve –a memorable birthing experience.
View our online calendar for upcoming classes or download the Summer & Fall schedule (PDF) for the season.
Call 216-844-4000 for more information or to register.
Breastfeeding and Prepared Childbirth
Call 216-595-5355 for specific dates and times.
Family Support Groups
Mom and Baby Too!
Make a new friend! Exchange parenting ideas and survival tips. An informal discussion group for expectant and new mothers and babies with occasional speakers, covering topics of special interest to new parents. Led by RN-Certified Lactation Consultant. Baby scale available for weights. No registration or fees. Partners and children are welcome.
First Thursday of every month 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Every Tuesday 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Mom and Mobile Baby Too!
Every Second Thursday 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Every Fourth Wednesday 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Second Wednesday of every month 6 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Every Thursday 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Healthy Mom and Baby Program
A joint effort between UH MacDonald Women’s Hospital and the Cuyahoga County WIC Program.
Having a baby? Are you a new mother? Join WIC Peer Helpers along with expectant and new moms and babies as they come together to share stories and learn from each other about breastfeeding. A healthy snack will be served.
Groups are scheduled on select Fridays from 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Please call Cuyahoga County WIC warm line at 216-957-9435 for specific dates.
This is a free program and no registration is required.
All babies and children are welcome.