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Welcome Baby: Infant Feeding + Care

Breastfeeding, Newborn Care, Early Parenting and Postpartum Planning

  • 50 US dollars
  • Online

Service Description

** This class is included in the childbirth series classes - no need to book it separately** Learning to care for your newborn is just as essential as planning for your birth. This class is designed to help you set realistic expectations for yourselves and your baby during the postpartum period. In this workshop, we'll cover everything from newborn basics including bathing and diapering, newborn sleep and babywearing, breastfeeding essentials, pumping and beyond. Our newly expanded course also focuses on early parenting with tips for preparing your team so you can thrive as new parents. TOPICS COVERED: + defining the fourth trimester + setting realistic expectations for yourselves and your baby + filling your toolbox: babywearing, swaddling, soothing skills and communication + newborn care: diapering and bathing + breastfeeding, bottle feeding, pumps + early parenting + relationship strengthening + planning for a peaceful postpartum This class is co-taught by Katie DaMota and David Arrell. Katie has worked with new families since the 90's as a caregiver, lactation consultant, postpartum doula and early parenting educator. She's passionate about creating accessible, honest parenting resources for all families. David is the author of Welcome to Fatherhood, The Modern Man’s Guide to Pregnancy, Childbirth, and Fatherhood and he offers one-on-one coaching for men transitioning to fatherhood. Together with our childbirth instructor, our goal is to provide the most comprehensive series from pregnancy through the first 3 months. NOTE: this class is built into our childbirth classes, no need to book separately but it can be booked as a stand alone class. For Nest Subscribers, enter 'Subscriber' in the coupon entry for your discount These classes are currently offered virtually at this time. If you cannot make the live class or you don't have access to Zoom, a recorded class is available. Scholarships are also available to those in financial need.

Upcoming Sessions

Cancellation Policy

We know life happens and changes need to be made. For the support of our staff, we ask that you make them at least 24 hours before class.

Contact Details



107 West Main Street, Grass Valley, CA, USA