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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 ( Call 855-366-5221 for more information or download the brochure.