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Childbirth and Family Education

Giving birth is an extraordinary event in a woman’s life and that of her family. Whether you’re about to be a first-time mom or are looking forward to the latest addition to your family, UMass Memorial Medical Center offers comprehensive childbirth classes to help you and your family prepare for your baby’s delivery and enjoy a more satisfying birth experience.

The Medical Center partners with New England Prenatal and Family Education to offer you classes on our Memorial Campus before and after pregnancy. Experienced childbirth educators provide informative classes on a range of topics, including:

  • Prepared childbirth
  • Breastfeeding
  • Newborn care
  • Infant CPR and safety
  • Infant massage

Class descriptions, schedules and registration information are available on the New England Prenatal and Family Education website (www.newenglandprenatalfamilyed.com). Call 1-855-366-5221 for more information or download the brochure.

Maternity Center Tours

Free tours of our Maternity Center are available at various times and days of the week. To learn more and to schedule a tour, call Nancy Merchant at 508-334-1387.

Available Locations:

Maternity Center
UMass Memorial Medical Center –
Memorial Campus
119 Belmont Street
Worcester, MA 01605

Tel: 1-855-366-5221

Childbirth Classes Brochure