LGBTQ+ Birth & Parenting Support: EveryBody EveryFamily (2 class series)

ER - Madison

27 min Average

LGBTQ+ Birth & Parenting Support: EveryBody EveryFamily (2 class series)

Date & Time Location Registration
4/18/2019 - 6:30 PM Meriter Business Center - 2650 Novation Parkway

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We would like to welcome you and your support person to attend our LGBTQ+ Birth & Parenting Support: EveryBody EveryFamily. The lead educators and co-creators of this offering have over 40 years of combined experience with inclusive care in the clinical environment, as health educators, and as LGBTQ+ trainers for staff.  Our team is committed to celebrating every family's unique structure and emotional make up.  Please join us in exploring your new family's roles, relationships and family dynamics. 

Welcoming a new child into a family is a time of much joy and change. We look forward to sharing your experience and guiding you as you begin your parenting journey.

  • LGBTQ+ Birth & Parenting support series: EveryBody EveryFamily meets for 3 hours, once a week for 2 consecutive weeks, on the same night of the week in which you register. Doors will be open at 5:45 PM.
  • You only need to register for the start date of the 2-class series.
  • If your main support person is not available, you are encouraged to bring another support person who is prepared to participate with you. 

 Class Cost: $40

 Important Class Information

• It is highly recommended to take this offering in conjunction with our other birth & parenting classes that suit your preferred learning style and family needs.  You can use the following links to view specific class options:  

Preparing for childbirth (single-day  birth offering)

First Weeks (single-day new family offering)

Basics of Breastfeeding (single-day infant feeding offering)

Understanding Birth eClass (online) 

A Confident Homecoming (6-week comprehensive birth & parenting series)

Mind, Birth & Baby (6-week comprehensive birth & parenting series)

• It is recommended that you begin classes about 10 weeks before your baby's arrival; however, we welcome you to attend at any time during your pregnancy and early parenting experience (first 3 months).

• Due to class content and partner specific activities, this class is designed for you, plus one adult support person.

• All classes meet at the Meriter Business Center - 2650 Novation Pkwy (off Rimrock Road).

• Please arrive on time for your class to ensure entrance into the building.

• A tour of the Birthing Center is not included with classes. Please refer to our Birthing Center Tours tab on our Classes and Events page to register for a tour that works for you.  You can also view our online Birthing Center Tour at your convenience.

• This offering may be eligible for wellness rewards or reimbursement. Please check program details with your health insurance provider.  (Quartz  | Group Health Cooperative

Refund Policy/Cancellation Policy

• A full refund will be issued when cancellation of a class is made 1 week or more prior to the class start date.

• A 50% refund will be issued when cancellation of a class is made less than 1 week prior to the start of the series.

• In the event of inclement weather or instructor illness, and the Women’s Health Education Department cancels a class, there is no financial penalty to the student. The student will be offered the opportunity to attend a class at a later date. If the student is unable to reschedule, a refund will be issued.

 Please complete your registration online by clicking one of the “Register Now” buttons above.

 If you have further questions or need to cancel your registration, please call the Women's Health Education Department at (608) 417-8446.

Choosing a doctor for your baby is one of many important decisions you will make as a parent.  Let us help you find a provider that fits you and your child's unique needs!