At the Massachusetts General Hospital Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, each patient is an important member of her own care team. We offer a variety of resources to help new and expectant parents prepare for childbirth and early parenthood.
Childbirth Classes Learn everything you need to know about becoming a new parent or what to expect during childbirth by participating in one of our education classes. Massachusetts General Hospital collaborates with to offer classes, workshops and group or private sessions to help you prepare to welcome your new baby into your family. Patients can attend classes at Mass General or at several locations in the Boston area.
- , including natural childbirth, multiples, early pregnancy and refresher courses
- , including breastfeeding basics, newborn essentials, infant and child CPR and sibling classes
- , including prenatal yoga, mommy and baby yoga and maternal fitness workshops
through Isis Parenting.
The best time to take classes is during your last trimester. We recommend that you finish all of your classes about 4 weeks prior to your due date.
Prepared childbirth and CPR classes are offered onsite at Mass General..
Pleasewith any questions about classes or registration.
Isis Parenting also offers lactation education and support services through classes, individual consultations and drop-in sessions for on-the-spot advice and guidance for breastfeeding moms.at Isis Parenting.
Parents can attend classes in Boston, Arlington, Hanover and Needham. View all locations