Get Prepared with our Prepared Childbirth Classes
Whether you are expecting your first child or have just given birth to your third, the Family Birthing Center at Memorial Hermann Greater Heights Hospital has you covered with informative, interactive classes on a range of topics.
Breastfeeding is beneficial to both you and your baby. In this 2.5-hour class, we will provide techniques and tips for a successful start. Planning to return to school or work after your baby is born? We will also cover the basics of breast pumping and storage. Cost is $30.00.
Unsure what to expect before, during and after delivery? In this class, you will learn about the physical and emotional changes that take place during pregnancy, the stages of labor, anesthesia options, breathing techniques and much more. Cost is $70.00.
Note: You can choose from a 2.5-hour class that meets once a week for three weeks or a one-day class on a Saturday.
Delivering your baby at the Family Birthing Center at Memorial Hermann Greater Heights means comfort and peace of mind. Our modern center features state-of-the-art equipment and is designed to allow you and your baby to stay together following birth. We invite you and your partner to tour the facility and afterward to stay for an optional 20- to 30-minute session on breastfeeding. Tours are free.
Wouldn’t it be nice if newborns came with instruction manuals? This 2.5 hour class is the next best thing. This class provides expectant parents with helpful skills for caring for their newborns, from general baby care to safety issues and tips for early parenting. Cost is $30.00.
New Moms and Babies Group
If you are looking for a little interaction with other new moms and their babies, this support group is for you. No advance registration is necessary; just check our schedule (via the link below) for dates and times.
Click here for more information about all of our classes, including dates and times offered, and to register.
Have questions? Call our perinatal community outreach coordinator, Carie Miller, RN, MSN, at (713) 803-6732.
We hope to see you and your family soon!
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