Childbirth Education Classes

6:00 PM Wednesday, January 17th, 2018
2817 New Pinery Road Portage, WI 53901

This comprehensive four-week course introduces parents-to-be to the fundamentals of childbirth. Topics covered include: pain control options, relaxation techniques, the labor process, C-sections, preparing for your baby and a tour of Divine Savior Healthcare’s Birthing Center.

The final class of the four-week course Divine Savior’s International Board Certified Lactation Consultant, Wendy Sherwood, will be introducing parents-to-be to the latest information on breastfeeding. Topics covered will include proper techniques, what to expect, and the benefits of breastfeeding in today’s world.

2018 Schedule

  • Session I: January 17, 24, 31, February 7
    Session II: April 25, May 2, 9, 16
    Session III: September 12, 19, 26, October 3
    Session IV: November 7, 14, 21, 28

Time: Wednesday nights, 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Cost: $40 

Location: Conference Room A & B on the lower level of the hospital.  

Call: (608) 745-5607 to register.

Online Birthing Class

This is a great opportunity for parents-to-be that are unable to attend the classes offered on Wednesday evenings to complete a self-paced class from home. Payment of $45 is due at time of registration by check or debit/credit card.

Participants can take the chapters at their own pace over a 90 day period, with the entire class taking approximately 4-5 hours. Our online childbirth class will help you understand pregnancy, learn about labor, see how the stages of labor unfold and discover helpful comfort techniques. 

Cost: $45

Call: (608) 745-5607 to register or with questions. 

To arrange a free tour of the birthing center in conjunction with the online class, please call (608) 745-5150.


Contact Information

(608) 745-5607