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The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care

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620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
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December 2018

Breastfeeding Basics – Dec 18, 2018

December 18 @ 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 Sold out
The Birth Center Breastfeeding Basics

One of the most important things you can do to prepare for breastfeeding success is educate yourself. The Birth Center and Balanced Breastfeeding have collaborated to offer a hybrid of in-person and online learning. The in-person class at The Birth Center gives plenty of opportunity for hands-on practice with dolls, get your questions answered, and learn the fundamentals of breastfeeding success. The class is taught be one of our IBCLCs. Spouses/partners are encouraged to attend! Classes are taught by a certified lactation consultant. Additionally, you have the…

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Information Session and Tour: Explore The Birth Center – Dec 27, 2018

December 27 @ 6:00 pm - 6:45 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
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Free Sold out
The birth center water birth suite

Take the opportunity to see The Birth Center facility in-person and find out what we have to offer. View a short powerpoint presentation with one of our registered nurses, then have a walking tour around each of our birth rooms (as long as nobody is having a baby!) Bring your questions and concerns. Open to all family members (partners/spouse, parents/in-laws, children, etc). Please note that you only need register once for all of the members of your party. Cost- Free

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January 2019

Mother Infant Assessment (in person) – January 2, 2019

January 2, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
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Free 2 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. **An…

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Information Session and Tour: Explore The Birth Center – January 2, 2019

January 2, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 8:15 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
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Free 7 tickets left
The birth center water birth suite

Take the opportunity to see The Birth Center facility in-person and find out what we have to offer. View a short powerpoint presentation with one of our registered nurses, then have a walking tour around each of our birth rooms (as long as nobody is having a baby!) Bring your questions and concerns. Open to all family members (partners/spouse, parents/in-laws, children, etc). Please note that you only need register once for all of the members of your party. Cost- Free

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HypnoBirthing – January 7, 2019

January 7, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
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$400 6 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…

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Breastfeeding Basics – January 8, 2019

January 8, 2019 @ 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 Sold out

One of the most important things you can do to prepare for breastfeeding success is educate yourself. The Birth Center and Balanced Breastfeeding have collaborated to offer a hybrid of in-person and online learning. The in-person class at The Birth Center gives plenty of opportunity for hands-on practice with dolls, get your questions answered, and learn the fundamentals of breastfeeding success. The class is taught be one of our IBCLCs. Spouses/partners are encouraged to attend! Classes are taught by a certified lactation consultant. Additionally, you have the…

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Optimal Birth Experience: Creating Pelvic Space – January 9, 2019

January 9, 2019 @ 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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$35 Sold out
The birth Center Doula meet and greet

This class will explain how improving body balance will make room for your baby within your body. Increasing the room your baby has will allow gravity to naturally and properly assist with a head–down presentation within the womb. We will review common daily activities that can actually inhibit the pelvic space so that you can try to avoid them. Dr. Moses will share why fetal positioning matters, as well as how balance and tone may increase your chances at an easier birth. New mothers will learn stretches and exercises that can easily be incorporated into their daily routines to help create optimal pelvic space. By the end…

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Childbirth Education for the Planned Hospital Birth – January 10, 2019

January 10, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
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$150 1 ticket left
the birth center mom in hospital bed

Taught by a certified childbirth educator and doula, this hybrid course has an online component and two in-person sessions.  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 or skirts. You will also…

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Childbirth Full Series: Healthy Birth – January 12th, 2019

January 12, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
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$185 7 tickets left

Taught by our registered nurses and doulas certified in childbirth education, this hybrid course has an online component as well as two in-person 3-hour classes. Each in-person class is held on the weekend day for 2 consecutive weeks. The dates shown below reflect the date of the first in-person 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…

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Prenatal Yoga

January 14, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
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$20 – $65
The Birth Center Pregnant Belly

Pregnancy is a time of embracing expansion, deepening connection with the body, and of basking in the miracles of being alive and creating life. What an opportune time to develop or deepen your yoga and meditation practice! Julie will guide you through a 1-hour yoga class designed to keep you and baby safe as you develop strength, stability, and flexibility in body and mind. She uses the tools of pranayama, strengthening asanas, and calming meditation to make your pregnancy a more comfortable journey and…

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Babywearing – January 16, 2019

January 16, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
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Free 10 tickets left
The Birth Center babywearing

Want to learn more about babywearing? Join us for a workshop on everything you need to know! Learn how to safely wear your child. You will learn correct positioning and why it is important. Specific topics discussed will be kangaroo care, why your baby wants to be worn, and you can determine which carrier may be right for you. This class is for the pregnant or postpartum mama looking to gain knowledge prior to buying a baby carrier. Come touch, try…

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Childbirth Full Series: Healthy Birth – January 16, 2019

January 16, 2019 @ 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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$185 2 tickets left

Taught by our registered nurses and doulas certified in childbirth education, this hybrid course has an online component as well as three in-person 2-hour classes. Each in-person class is held on the same night of the week for 3 consecutive weeks. The dates shown below reflect the date of the first in-person 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…

Find out more »

Prenatal Yoga

January 21, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
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$20 – $65
The Birth Center Pregnant Belly

Pregnancy is a time of embracing expansion, deepening connection with the body, and of basking in the miracles of being alive and creating life. What an opportune time to develop or deepen your yoga and meditation practice! Julie will guide you through a 1-hour yoga class designed to keep you and baby safe as you develop strength, stability, and flexibility in body and mind. She uses the tools of pranayama, strengthening asanas, and calming meditation to make your pregnancy a more comfortable journey and…

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Breastfeeding Mom’s Back to Workshop – January 22, 2019

January 22, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
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$100 12 tickets left

Pump plenty of milk while at work so you can breastfeed as long as you’d like Most breastfeeding mothers feel confused, overwhelmed, and bewildered at the thought of leaving their baby and returning to work. The Back to Workshop is a two-part live group experience that will show you exactly what you need to do to become a confident working pumping mama.  Can’t make it live? Take the Back to Workshop online! At the end of this program you will: Know…

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Breastfeeding Basics – January 26, 2019

January 26, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
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$45 1 ticket left

One of the most important things you can do to prepare for breastfeeding success is educate yourself. The Birth Center and Balanced Breastfeeding have collaborated to offer a hybrid of in-person and online learning. The in-person class at The Birth Center gives plenty of opportunity for hands-on practice with dolls, get your questions answered, and learn the fundamentals of breastfeeding success. The class is taught be one of our IBCLCs. Spouses/partners are encouraged to attend! Classes are taught by a certified lactation consultant. Additionally, you have the…

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Prenatal Yoga

January 28, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
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$20 – $65
The Birth Center Pregnant Belly

Pregnancy is a time of embracing expansion, deepening connection with the body, and of basking in the miracles of being alive and creating life. What an opportune time to develop or deepen your yoga and meditation practice! Julie will guide you through a 1-hour yoga class designed to keep you and baby safe as you develop strength, stability, and flexibility in body and mind. She uses the tools of pranayama, strengthening asanas, and calming meditation to make your pregnancy a more comfortable journey and…

Find out more »

Information Session and Tour: Explore The Birth Center – January 31, 2019

January 31, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:45 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
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Free 12 tickets left
The birth center water birth suite

Take the opportunity to see The Birth Center facility in-person and find out what we have to offer. View a short powerpoint presentation with one of our registered nurses, then have a walking tour around each of our birth rooms (as long as nobody is having a baby!) Bring your questions and concerns. Open to all family members (partners/spouse, parents/in-laws, children, etc). Please note that you only need register once for all of the members of your party. Cost- Free

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February 2019

Weaning Workshop – February 3, 2019

February 3, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
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$75 9 tickets left
The birth center breastfeeding toddler

Learn the Gentlest and Most Effective Way to Change or Complete your Breastfeeding Relationship LIVE and In-Person! Can’t make it live? Start the home study anytime! The ideal time to take this course is around 6-12 months or later, when you are first starting to consider weaning. Or, whenever breastfeeding is beginning to become frustrating to you and you would like to make a change. Workshops are for mamas only. Please leave your little ones at home so you can take the time…

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Prenatal Yoga

February 4, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
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$20 – $65
The Birth Center Pregnant Belly

Pregnancy is a time of embracing expansion, deepening connection with the body, and of basking in the miracles of being alive and creating life. What an opportune time to develop or deepen your yoga and meditation practice! Julie will guide you through a 1-hour yoga class designed to keep you and baby safe as you develop strength, stability, and flexibility in body and mind. She uses the tools of pranayama, strengthening asanas, and calming meditation to make your pregnancy a more comfortable journey and…

Find out more »

Breastfeeding Basics – February 5, 2019

February 5, 2019 @ 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 9 tickets left

One of the most important things you can do to prepare for breastfeeding success is educate yourself. The Birth Center and Balanced Breastfeeding have collaborated to offer a hybrid of in-person and online learning. The in-person class at The Birth Center gives plenty of opportunity for hands-on practice with dolls, get your questions answered, and learn the fundamentals of breastfeeding success. The class is taught be one of our IBCLCs. Spouses/partners are encouraged to attend! Classes are taught by a certified lactation consultant. Additionally, you have the…

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Mother Infant Assessment (in person) – February 6, 2019

February 6, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
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Free 7 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. **An…

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Information Session and Tour: Explore The Birth Center – February 6, 2019

February 6, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 8:15 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
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Free 12 tickets left
The birth center water birth suite

Take the opportunity to see The Birth Center facility in-person and find out what we have to offer. View a short powerpoint presentation with one of our registered nurses, then have a walking tour around each of our birth rooms (as long as nobody is having a baby!) Bring your questions and concerns. Open to all family members (partners/spouse, parents/in-laws, children, etc). Please note that you only need register once for all of the members of your party. Cost- Free

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Childbirth Refresher – February 7, 2019

February 7, 2019 @ 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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$60 9 tickets left
The Birthing Center birthing ball

Taught by our registered nurses, this hybrid course has an online component as well as an in-person 2-hour class is 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 accepting that each birth is different and…

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Cloth Diaper 101 – February 12, 2019

February 12, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
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$40 10 tickets left
the birth center cloth diaper

Interested in cloth diapers but not sure what to choose and where to start? Cloth diapers today aren’t like they used to be. Your grandmother’s pins and rubber pants have been replaced by easy-to-use all-in-ones with adorable prints and lots of styles. But as great as it is to have so many eco-friendly options, navigating the choices can get a little confusing. If your decision between prefolds and pockets is feeling as complicated as choosing your baby’s name, let me…

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Childbirth Full Series: Healthy Birth – February 13, 2019

February 13, 2019 @ 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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$185 10 tickets left

Taught by our registered nurses and doulas certified in childbirth education, this hybrid course has an online component as well as three in-person 2-hour classes. Each in-person class is held on the same night of the week for 3 consecutive weeks. The dates shown below reflect the date of the first in-person 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…

Find out more »

Information Session and Tour: Explore The Birth Center – February 19, 2019

February 19, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 6:45 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
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Free 12 tickets left
The birth center water birth suite

Take the opportunity to see The Birth Center facility in-person and find out what we have to offer. View a short powerpoint presentation with one of our registered nurses, then have a walking tour around each of our birth rooms (as long as nobody is having a baby!) Bring your questions and concerns. Open to all family members (partners/spouse, parents/in-laws, children, etc). Please note that you only need register once for all of the members of your party. Cost- Free

Find out more »

Babywearing – February 20, 2019

February 20, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
+ Google Map
Free 10 tickets left
The Birth Center babywearing

Want to learn more about babywearing? Join us for a workshop on everything you need to know! Learn how to safely wear your child. You will learn correct positioning and why it is important. Specific topics discussed will be kangaroo care, why your baby wants to be worn, and you can determine which carrier may be right for you. This class is for the pregnant or postpartum mama looking to gain knowledge prior to buying a baby carrier. Come touch, try…

Find out more »

Childbirth Education for the Planned Hospital Birth – February 21, 2019

February 21, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
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$150 9 tickets left
the birth center mom in hospital bed

Taught by a certified childbirth educator and doula, this hybrid course has an online component and two in-person sessions.  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 or skirts. You will also…

Find out more »

Breastfeeding Basics – February 23, 2019

February 23, 2019 @ 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 9 tickets left

One of the most important things you can do to prepare for breastfeeding success is educate yourself. The Birth Center and Balanced Breastfeeding have collaborated to offer a hybrid of in-person and online learning. The in-person class at The Birth Center gives plenty of opportunity for hands-on practice with dolls, get your questions answered, and learn the fundamentals of breastfeeding success. The class is taught be one of our IBCLCs. Spouses/partners are encouraged to attend! Classes are taught by a certified lactation consultant. Additionally, you have the…

Find out more »

HypnoBirthing – February 25, 2019

February 25, 2019 @ 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 7 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 »

March 2019

Childbirth Full Series: Healthy Birth – March 2, 2019

March 2, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
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$185 10 tickets left

Taught by our registered nurses and doulas certified in childbirth education, this hybrid course has an online component as well as two in-person 3-hour classes. Each in-person class is held on the weekend day for 2 consecutive weeks. The dates shown below reflect the date of the first in-person 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…

Find out more »

Breastfeeding Basics – March 5, 2019

March 5, 2019 @ 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 11 tickets left

One of the most important things you can do to prepare for breastfeeding success is educate yourself. The Birth Center and Balanced Breastfeeding have collaborated to offer a hybrid of in-person and online learning. The in-person class at The Birth Center gives plenty of opportunity for hands-on practice with dolls, get your questions answered, and learn the fundamentals of breastfeeding success. The class is taught be one of our IBCLCs. Spouses/partners are encouraged to attend! Classes are taught by a certified lactation consultant. Additionally, you have the…

Find out more »

Childbirth Full Series: Healthy Birth – March 6, 2019

March 6, 2019 @ 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 9 tickets left

Taught by our registered nurses and doulas certified in childbirth education, this hybrid course has an online component as well as three in-person 2-hour classes. Each in-person class is held on the same night of the week for 3 consecutive weeks. The dates shown below reflect the date of the first in-person 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…

Find out more »

Mother Infant Assessment (in person) – March 7, 2019

March 7, 2019 @ 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 9 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. **An…

Find out more »

Information Session and Tour: Explore The Birth Center – March 7, 2019

March 7, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 8:15 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
+ Google Map
Free 12 tickets left
The birth center water birth suite

Take the opportunity to see The Birth Center facility in-person and find out what we have to offer. View a short powerpoint presentation with one of our registered nurses, then have a walking tour around each of our birth rooms (as long as nobody is having a baby!) Bring your questions and concerns. Open to all family members (partners/spouse, parents/in-laws, children, etc). Please note that you only need register once for all of the members of your party. Cost- Free

Find out more »

Breastfeeding Mom’s Back to Workshop – March 12, 2019

March 12, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
+ Google Map
$100 12 tickets left

Pump plenty of milk while at work so you can breastfeed as long as you’d like Most breastfeeding mothers feel confused, overwhelmed, and bewildered at the thought of leaving their baby and returning to work. The Back to Workshop is a two-part live group experience that will show you exactly what you need to do to become a confident working pumping mama.  Can’t make it live? Take the Back to Workshop online! At the end of this program you will: Know…

Find out more »

Doula Meet & Greet – March 12, 2019

March 12, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
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Free 8 tickets left

Meet and greets are held at The Birth Center. 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 a doula 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 like to…

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Childbirth Education for the Planned Hospital Birth – March 14, 2019

March 14, 2019 @ 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 9 tickets left
the birth center mom in hospital bed

Taught by a certified childbirth educator and doula, this hybrid course has an online component and two in-person sessions.  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 or skirts. You will also…

Find out more »

Babywearing – March 20, 2019

March 20, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
+ Google Map
Free 12 tickets left
The Birth Center babywearing

Want to learn more about babywearing? Join us for a workshop on everything you need to know! Learn how to safely wear your child. You will learn correct positioning and why it is important. Specific topics discussed will be kangaroo care, why your baby wants to be worn, and you can determine which carrier may be right for you. This class is for the pregnant or postpartum mama looking to gain knowledge prior to buying a baby carrier. Come touch, try…

Find out more »

Breastfeeding Basics – March 23, 2019

March 23, 2019 @ 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 11 tickets left

One of the most important things you can do to prepare for breastfeeding success is educate yourself. The Birth Center and Balanced Breastfeeding have collaborated to offer a hybrid of in-person and online learning. The in-person class at The Birth Center gives plenty of opportunity for hands-on practice with dolls, get your questions answered, and learn the fundamentals of breastfeeding success. The class is taught be one of our IBCLCs. Spouses/partners are encouraged to attend! Classes are taught by a certified lactation consultant. Additionally, you have the…

Find out more »

Optimal Birth Experience: Creating Pelvic Space – March 27, 2019

March 27, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
+ Google Map
$35 10 tickets left
The birth Center Doula meet and greet

This class will explain how improving body balance will make room for your baby within your body. Increasing the room your baby has will allow gravity to naturally and properly assist with a head–down presentation within the womb. We will review common daily activities that can actually inhibit the pelvic space so that you can try to avoid them. Dr. Moses will share why fetal positioning matters, as well as how balance and tone may increase your chances at an easier birth. New mothers will learn stretches and exercises that can easily be incorporated into their daily routines to help create optimal pelvic space. By the end…

Find out more »

Information Session and Tour: Explore The Birth Center – March 28, 2019

March 28, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 6:45 pm
The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Health Care, 620 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702 United States
+ Google Map
Free 12 tickets left
The birth center water birth suite

Take the opportunity to see The Birth Center facility in-person and find out what we have to offer. View a short powerpoint presentation with one of our registered nurses, then have a walking tour around each of our birth rooms (as long as nobody is having a baby!) Bring your questions and concerns. Open to all family members (partners/spouse, parents/in-laws, children, etc). Please note that you only need register once for all of the members of your party. Cost- Free

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