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The Birth Center

(302) 658-2229|thebirthcenter.com

The Birth Center provides maternity and gynecological care as Delaware’s only freestanding birth center. Located in Wilmington just one block from St. Francis Hospital, The Birth Center has been in continuous operation since 1982 and has served as the birthplace for over 3000 babies.

Midwife owned and operated, The Delaware Birth Center also maintains a staff of five registered nurses, two certified lactation consultants, an OB/gyn consultant, and a pediatric consultant.

January 2022

Breastfeeding Basics -January 25, 2022

January 25 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
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$45 7 tickets left

One of the most important things you can do to prepare for breastfeeding success is educate yourself. This live, virtual class taught on Zoom gives plenty of opportunity for hands-on practice with dolls, to get your questions answered, and learn the fundamentals of breastfeeding success. The class is taught by one of our IBCLCs. Spouses/partners are encouraged to attend!  In addition to education, we know peer support is a critical key to success. That is why we invite each mama…

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Virtual Information Session and Tour: Explore The Birth Center – January 26th, 2022

January 26 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
+ Google Map
Free 21 tickets left

Take the opportunity to see The Birth Center through a live, virtual tour and find out what we have to offer. View a short PowerPoint presentation with one of our registered nurses. Bring your questions and concerns. Open to all family members (partners/spouse, parents/in-laws, children, etc). Please note that you only need to register once for all of the members of your party.

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February 2022

Mother Infant Assessment (Zoom) – February 1st, 2022

February 1 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
+ Google Map
Free 6 tickets left
the birth center cradling infant head

This class is mandatory for all TBC clients. Learn how to care for both mom and baby during the first few days at home. Learn what is normal in a newborn, how to be sure baby is getting enough to eat, and the importance of rest to aid mom’s healing process. The goal of this class is to help parents feel more prepared to take baby home after an early discharge. This class should be taken by 34 weeks. **If…

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Childbirth Full Series: Healthy Birth – February 3rd, 2022

February 3 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
+ Google Map
$185.00 14 tickets left
The birth Center Tub Labor

Taught by our registered nurses and doulas certified in childbirth education, this hybrid course has a (pre-recorded) online component as well as three live, virtual two-hour classes that meet on Zoom. The dates shown below reflect the date of the first live class in each series. This series covers everything you need to know about giving birth! It is a great place to not only learn about labor and birth but also to meet friends who will be having their…

Find out more »

Hypnobirthing – February 3rd, 2022

February 3 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
+ Google Map
$400 10 tickets left
the birth center hypnobirthing

A Celebration of Life A unique method of relaxed, natural childbirth education, enhanced by self-hypnosis techniques. HypnoBirthing® provides the missing link that allows women to use their natural instincts to bring about a safer, easier, more comfortable birthing. Emphasis is placed on pregnancy and childbirth, as well as on pre-birth parenting and the consciousness of the pre-born baby. As a birthing method, HypnoBirthing® is as new as tomorrow and as old as ancient times. This class is presented in a…

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Childbirth Education for the Planned Hospital Birth – February 8th, 2021

February 8 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
+ Google Map
$150.00 20 tickets left
the birth center mom in hospital bed

Taught by a certified childbirth educator and doula, this hybrid course has an (pre-recorded) online component and two live sessions held on Zoom The series is designed for those expecting parents seeking a natural childbirth in a hospital setting. It teaches the complete labor birth process, as well as relaxation and breathing techniques, good positions to assume during labor (even with an IV and continuous monitoring), and how to navigate the hospital system. Please wear comfortable “workout” clothes, no dresses…

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Virtual Information Session and Tour: Explore The Birth Center – February 9th, 2022

February 9 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
+ Google Map
Free 23 tickets left

Take the opportunity to see The Birth Center through a live, virtual tour and find out what we have to offer. View a short PowerPoint presentation with one of our registered nurses. Bring your questions and concerns. Open to all family members (partners/spouse, parents/in-laws, children, etc). Please note that you only need to register once for all of the members of your party.

Find out more »

Breastfeeding Basics -February 12, 2022

February 12 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
+ Google Map
$45 14 tickets left

One of the most important things you can do to prepare for breastfeeding success is educate yourself. This live, virtual class taught on Zoom gives plenty of opportunity for hands-on practice with dolls, to get your questions answered, and learn the fundamentals of breastfeeding success. The class is taught by one of our IBCLCs. Spouses/partners are encouraged to attend!  In addition to education, we know peer support is a critical key to success. That is why we invite each mama…

Find out more »

Breastfeeding Basics -February 22, 2022

February 22 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
+ Google Map
$45 12 tickets left

One of the most important things you can do to prepare for breastfeeding success is educate yourself. This live, virtual class taught on Zoom gives plenty of opportunity for hands-on practice with dolls, to get your questions answered, and learn the fundamentals of breastfeeding success. The class is taught by one of our IBCLCs. Spouses/partners are encouraged to attend!  In addition to education, we know peer support is a critical key to success. That is why we invite each mama…

Find out more »

Virtual Information Session and Tour: Explore The Birth Center – February 23rd, 2022

February 23 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
+ Google Map
Free 25 tickets left

Take the opportunity to see The Birth Center through a live, virtual tour and find out what we have to offer. View a short PowerPoint presentation with one of our registered nurses. Bring your questions and concerns. Open to all family members (partners/spouse, parents/in-laws, children, etc). Please note that you only need to register once for all of the members of your party.

Find out more »

Doula Meet and Greet- February 25th, 2022

February 25 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
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Free 23 tickets left

Meet and greets are currently being held virtually on Zoom. During the meet and greets, you will have a chance to meet our private doulas available to accept a client in the time frame you are due. You can take time to speak with each doula, one at a time, to find one that would be a good fit. This event has a speed dating structure where you have about 10 minutes to speak with each doula. If you would…

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March 2022

Mother Infant Assessment (Zoom) – March 1st, 2022

March 1 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
+ Google Map
Free 18 tickets left
the birth center cradling infant head

This class is mandatory for all TBC clients. Learn how to care for both mom and baby during the first few days at home. Learn what is normal in a newborn, how to be sure baby is getting enough to eat, and the importance of rest to aid mom’s healing process. The goal of this class is to help parents feel more prepared to take baby home after an early discharge. This class should be taken by 34 weeks. **If…

Find out more »

Childbirth Refresher – March 2nd, 2022

March 2 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
+ Google Map
$60 24 tickets left
The Birthing Center birthing ball

Taught by our registered nurses, this hybrid course has an online component as well as a live 2-hour class taught via Zoom This course is recommended for all expectant parents who have completed the childbirth full series with a previous pregnancy. Brush up on the physiology of birth and relaxation techniques. The online component includes a review of the stages of labor and how mom may feel during each stage. Time is spent in-person class processing past birth experiences and…

Find out more »

Childbirth Full Series: Healthy Birth – March 3rd, 2022

March 3 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
+ Google Map
$185.00 23 tickets left
The birth Center Tub Labor

Taught by our registered nurses and doulas certified in childbirth education, this hybrid course has a (pre-recorded) online component as well as three live, virtual two-hour classes that meet on Zoom. The dates shown below reflect the date of the first live class in each series. This series covers everything you need to know about giving birth! It is a great place to not only learn about labor and birth but also to meet friends who will be having their…

Find out more »

Hypnobirthing – March 7th, 2022

March 7 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
+ Google Map
$400.00 10 tickets left
the birth center hypnobirthing

A Celebration of Life A unique method of relaxed, natural childbirth education, enhanced by self-hypnosis techniques. HypnoBirthing® provides the missing link that allows women to use their natural instincts to bring about a safer, easier, more comfortable birthing. Emphasis is placed on pregnancy and childbirth, as well as on pre-birth parenting and the consciousness of the pre-born baby. As a birthing method, HypnoBirthing® is as new as tomorrow and as old as ancient times. It is presented in a series…

Find out more »

Childbirth Education for the Planned Hospital Birth – March 8th, 2022

March 8 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
+ Google Map
$150.00 25 tickets left
the birth center mom in hospital bed

Taught by a certified childbirth educator and doula, this hybrid course has an (pre-recorded) online component and two live sessions held on Zoom The series is designed for those expecting parents seeking a natural childbirth in a hospital setting. It teaches the complete labor birth process, as well as relaxation and breathing techniques, good positions to assume during labor (even with an IV and continuous monitoring), and how to navigate the hospital system. Please wear comfortable “workout” clothes, no dresses…

Find out more »

Virtual Information Session and Tour: Explore The Birth Center – March 9th, 2022

March 9 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
+ Google Map
Free 25 tickets left

Take the opportunity to see The Birth Center through a live, virtual tour and find out what we have to offer. View a short PowerPoint presentation with one of our registered nurses. Bring your questions and concerns. Open to all family members (partners/spouse, parents/in-laws, children, etc). Please note that you only need to register once for all of the members of your party.

Find out more »

Breastfeeding Basics -March 12, 2022

March 12 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
+ Google Map
$45 7 tickets left

One of the most important things you can do to prepare for breastfeeding success is educate yourself. This live, virtual class taught on Zoom gives plenty of opportunity for hands-on practice with dolls, to get your questions answered, and learn the fundamentals of breastfeeding success. The class is taught by one of our IBCLCs. Spouses/partners are encouraged to attend!  In addition to education, we know peer support is a critical key to success. That is why we invite each mama…

Find out more »

Virtual Information Session and Tour: Explore The Birth Center – March 23rd, 2022

March 23 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
+ Google Map
Free 25 tickets left

Take the opportunity to see The Birth Center through a live, virtual tour and find out what we have to offer. View a short PowerPoint presentation with one of our registered nurses. Bring your questions and concerns. Open to all family members (partners/spouse, parents/in-laws, children, etc). Please note that you only need to register once for all of the members of your party.

Find out more »

Breastfeeding Basics -March 29, 2022

March 29 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
+ Google Map
$45 14 tickets left

One of the most important things you can do to prepare for breastfeeding success is educate yourself. This live, virtual class taught on Zoom gives plenty of opportunity for hands-on practice with dolls, to get your questions answered, and learn the fundamentals of breastfeeding success. The class is taught by one of our IBCLCs. Spouses/partners are encouraged to attend!  In addition to education, we know peer support is a critical key to success. That is why we invite each mama…

Find out more »

April 2022

Mother Infant Assessment (Zoom) – April 5th, 2022

April 5 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
+ Google Map
Free 23 tickets left
the birth center cradling infant head

This class is mandatory for all TBC clients. Learn how to care for both mom and baby during the first few days at home. Learn what is normal in a newborn, how to be sure baby is getting enough to eat, and the importance of rest to aid mom’s healing process. The goal of this class is to help parents feel more prepared to take baby home after an early discharge. This class should be taken by 34 weeks. **If…

Find out more »

Virtual Information Session and Tour: Explore The Birth Center – April 6th, 2022

April 6 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
+ Google Map
Free 25 tickets left

Take the opportunity to see The Birth Center through a live, virtual tour and find out what we have to offer. View a short PowerPoint presentation with one of our registered nurses. Bring your questions and concerns. Open to all family members (partners/spouse, parents/in-laws, children, etc). Please note that you only need to register once for all of the members of your party.

Find out more »

Childbirth Full Series: Healthy Birth – April 7th, 2022

April 7 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
+ Google Map
$185.00 22 tickets left
The birth Center Tub Labor

Taught by our registered nurses and doulas certified in childbirth education, this hybrid course has a (pre-recorded) online component as well as three live, virtual two-hour classes that meet on Zoom. The dates shown below reflect the date of the first live class in each series. This series covers everything you need to know about giving birth! It is a great place to not only learn about labor and birth but also to meet friends who will be having their…

Find out more »

Hypnobirthing – April 7th, 2022

April 7 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
+ Google Map
$400.00 10 tickets left
the birth center hypnobirthing

A Celebration of Life A unique method of relaxed, natural childbirth education, enhanced by self-hypnosis techniques. HypnoBirthing® provides the missing link that allows women to use their natural instincts to bring about a safer, easier, more comfortable birthing. Emphasis is placed on pregnancy and childbirth, as well as on pre-birth parenting and the consciousness of the pre-born baby. As a birthing method, HypnoBirthing® is as new as tomorrow and as old as ancient times. This class is presented in a…

Find out more »

Childbirth Education for the Planned Hospital Birth – April 12th, 2022

April 12 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
+ Google Map
$150 25 tickets left
the birth center mom in hospital bed

Taught by a certified childbirth educator and doula, this hybrid course has an (pre-recorded) online component and two live sessions held on Zoom The series is designed for those expecting parents seeking a natural childbirth in a hospital setting. It teaches the complete labor birth process, as well as relaxation and breathing techniques, good positions to assume during labor (even with an IV and continuous monitoring), and how to navigate the hospital system. Please wear comfortable “workout” clothes, no dresses…

Find out more »

Breastfeeding Basics -April 16, 2022

April 16 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
+ Google Map
$45 14 tickets left

One of the most important things you can do to prepare for breastfeeding success is educate yourself. This live, virtual class taught on Zoom gives plenty of opportunity for hands-on practice with dolls, to get your questions answered, and learn the fundamentals of breastfeeding success. The class is taught by one of our IBCLCs. Spouses/partners are encouraged to attend!  In addition to education, we know peer support is a critical key to success. That is why we invite each mama…

Find out more »

Virtual Information Session and Tour: Explore The Birth Center – April 20th, 2022

April 20 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
+ Google Map
Free 25 tickets left

Take the opportunity to see The Birth Center through a live, virtual tour and find out what we have to offer. View a short PowerPoint presentation with one of our registered nurses. Bring your questions and concerns. Open to all family members (partners/spouse, parents/in-laws, children, etc). Please note that you only need to register once for all of the members of your party.

Find out more »

Breastfeeding Basics -April 26, 2022

April 26 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
+ Google Map
$45 14 tickets left

One of the most important things you can do to prepare for breastfeeding success is educate yourself. This live, virtual class taught on Zoom gives plenty of opportunity for hands-on practice with dolls, to get your questions answered, and learn the fundamentals of breastfeeding success. The class is taught by one of our IBCLCs. Spouses/partners are encouraged to attend!  In addition to education, we know peer support is a critical key to success. That is why we invite each mama…

Find out more »

May 2022

Hypnobirthing – May 2nd, 2022

May 2 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
+ Google Map
$400 10 tickets left
the birth center hypnobirthing

A Celebration of Life A unique method of relaxed, natural childbirth education, enhanced by self-hypnosis techniques. HypnoBirthing® provides the missing link that allows women to use their natural instincts to bring about a safer, easier, more comfortable birthing. Emphasis is placed on pregnancy and childbirth, as well as on pre-birth parenting and the consciousness of the pre-born baby. As a birthing method, HypnoBirthing® is as new as tomorrow and as old as ancient times. It is presented in a series…

Find out more »

Childbirth Refresher – May 4th, 2021

May 4 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
+ Google Map
$60 24 tickets left
The Birthing Center birthing ball

Taught by our registered nurses, this hybrid course has an online component as well as a live 2-hour class taught via Zoom This course is recommended for all expectant parents who have completed the childbirth full series with a previous pregnancy. Brush up on the physiology of birth and relaxation techniques. The online component includes a review of the stages of labor and how mom may feel during each stage. Time is spent in-person class processing past birth experiences and…

Find out more »

Childbirth Full Series: Healthy Birth – May 5th, 2022

May 5 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
+ Google Map
$185.00 23 tickets left
The birth Center Tub Labor

Taught by our registered nurses and doulas certified in childbirth education, this hybrid course has a (pre-recorded) online component as well as three live, virtual two-hour classes that meet on Zoom. The dates shown below reflect the date of the first live class in each series. This series covers everything you need to know about giving birth! It is a great place to not only learn about labor and birth but also to meet friends who will be having their…

Find out more »

Breastfeeding Basics – May 14, 2022

May 14 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
+ Google Map
Free 15 tickets left

One of the most important things you can do to prepare for breastfeeding success is educate yourself. This live, virtual class taught on Zoom gives plenty of opportunity for hands-on practice with dolls, to get your questions answered, and learn the fundamentals of breastfeeding success. The class is taught by one of our IBCLCs. Spouses/partners are encouraged to attend!  In addition to education, we know peer support is a critical key to success. That is why we invite each mama…

Find out more »

July 2022

Hypnobirthing – July 7th, 2022

July 7 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
+ Google Map
$400 10 tickets left
the birth center hypnobirthing

A Celebration of Life A unique method of relaxed, natural childbirth education, enhanced by self-hypnosis techniques. HypnoBirthing® provides the missing link that allows women to use their natural instincts to bring about a safer, easier, more comfortable birthing. Emphasis is placed on pregnancy and childbirth, as well as on pre-birth parenting and the consciousness of the pre-born baby. As a birthing method, HypnoBirthing® is as new as tomorrow and as old as ancient times. This class is presented in a…

Find out more »

September 2022

Hypnobirthing – September 5th, 2022

September 5 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
+ Google Map
$400 10 tickets left
the birth center hypnobirthing

A Celebration of Life A unique method of relaxed, natural childbirth education, enhanced by self-hypnosis techniques. HypnoBirthing® provides the missing link that allows women to use their natural instincts to bring about a safer, easier, more comfortable birthing. Emphasis is placed on pregnancy and childbirth, as well as on pre-birth parenting and the consciousness of the pre-born baby. As a birthing method, HypnoBirthing® is as new as tomorrow and as old as ancient times. It is presented in a series…

Find out more »

November 2022

Hypnobirthing – November 3rd, 2022

November 3 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
+ Google Map
$400 400 tickets left
the birth center hypnobirthing

A Celebration of Life A unique method of relaxed, natural childbirth education, enhanced by self-hypnosis techniques. HypnoBirthing® provides the missing link that allows women to use their natural instincts to bring about a safer, easier, more comfortable birthing. Emphasis is placed on pregnancy and childbirth, as well as on pre-birth parenting and the consciousness of the pre-born baby. As a birthing method, HypnoBirthing® is as new as tomorrow and as old as ancient times. This class is presented in a…

Find out more »

Hypnobirthing – November 7th, 2022

November 7 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
+ Google Map
$400 10 tickets left
the birth center hypnobirthing

A Celebration of Life A unique method of relaxed, natural childbirth education, enhanced by self-hypnosis techniques. HypnoBirthing® provides the missing link that allows women to use their natural instincts to bring about a safer, easier, more comfortable birthing. Emphasis is placed on pregnancy and childbirth, as well as on pre-birth parenting and the consciousness of the pre-born baby. As a birthing method, HypnoBirthing® is as new as tomorrow and as old as ancient times. It is presented in a series…

Find out more »
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