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Childbirth & Parenting Classes at Meriter

Find a childbirth, parenting or family support class that fits your needs by using the search feature, browsing our options below or by narrowing your search with the calendar. Family Health Education offers a variety classes and support from late pregnancy, childbirth, baby care and breastfeeding, to pumping and parenting support as your family transitions and grows. We also offer specialty classes, like grandparenting, and our popular new parent groups. For more information on the parenting groups visit Mother Baby Hour and Family Baby Hour

Classes are added two months in advance. If you're not finding the class or event you want below, please contact us at: MSN_FamilyHealth@unitypoint.org or 608-417-8446, or check back later. 

If you are a student seeking observation hours, please contact the Family Health Education department for assistance. All observation hours for our courses require approval in advance. 

Accepted forms of payment for classes & events: Visa, MasterCard & Discover

We know that it can be frustrating that some of our classes and services are still being offered virtually only. While we recognize the benefit of in person events and learning opportunities, as a health system, our highest priority is making sure our patients and our staff are safe. This is especially true for our most vulnerable populations, including those too young to be vaccinated and pregnant persons. With a high rate of both community spread and COVID-19 hospitalizations, we must continue our heightened infection prevention practices for the foreseeable future. We appreciate your patience and look forward to welcoming back in-person offerings when the time is right.