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Breastfeeding Class - Parkview Regional Medical Center

Maternity & Parenting, Support Groups

Having a breastfeeding plan is the key to success. Studies show that breastfeeding offers numerous health benefits
for you and your baby. Taught by a certified lactation consultant, this class is highly recommended if
you are considering breastfeeding your baby. Partners are encouraged to attend. Topics covered include:

  • Benefits of breastfeeding for you and your baby
  • Pumping and storage of breast milk
  • Correct positioning and latching
  • Common concerns and questions

Monday classes are held from 7 – 8 p.m., and Saturday classes are held from 10 – 11 a.m. at Parkview Regional Medical Center conference rooms.

For more information, or to register, call 260-672-6185.

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Breastfeeding Support Group - Parkview Regional Medical Center (Fridays)

This group meets every Tuesday evening (7-8 pm) in the Family Birthing Center conference room, and Friday morning (9-10 am) at Entrance 4 in the third-floor conference room. Excluding holidays.

This is a drop-in group, no appointment needed (Mom and baby preferred).   Lactation consultants are available to help with breast feeding needs, weight-based feeding assessment and pumping concerns.  

For breastfeeding questions call 260-672-6569.

February 23, 2024 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

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Postpartum Support: A Better Tomorrow via Zoom

Plan to join Sarah Wolfe, BSN, RN, IBCLC, FCN, CPST, Parkview Whitley Hospital, or Alainna Martin, BSN, RN, Parkview Whitley Hospital. Both nurses are trained by Postpartum Support International (PSI) to offer support to new moms and their significant others, who might be experiencing postpartum depression, anxiety during pregnancy or depression in general. Postpartum depression can last up to a year after the arrival of or loss of your baby. Please know you are not alone, and you are not to blame. By acknowledging you might be experiencing baby blues or postpartum depression, with a little help, you can get back to feeling like yourself again. A Zoom link will be sent to your email once you have registered. 

Cost: Free 

Email Sarah.Wolfe@Parkview.com or Alainna.Martin@Parkview.com or call 260-248-9427 or 260-248-9457 to register. 

 

February 26, 2024 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

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Breastfeeding Support Group - Parkview Regional Medical Center (Tuesdays)

This group meets every Tuesday evening (7-8 pm) in the Family Birthing Center conference room, and Friday morning (9-10 am) at Entrance 4 in the third-floor conference room. Excluding holidays.

This is a drop-in group, no appointment needed (Mom and baby preferred).   Lactation consultants are available to help with breast feeding needs, weight-based feeding assessment and pumping concerns.  

For breastfeeding questions call 260-672-6569.

February 27, 2024 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

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