Parenting/Child safety classes

Click this link to choose a class or register online, or call (360) 514-BABY (2229).

See Exception to online registration below.

Car Seat & Clinic

Come learn the basics of car seat buying, installing and using. Bring your car seat to be inspected by nationally-certified technicians; they will inspect it for correct size and model, recalls, and proper installation.  Register online.

Dad 101: New Dad Workshop

Are you a new or expectant Dad? Then this workshop is for you. More than just basic baby care, the New Dads Workshop offers men insight into preparing for those precious first few months of baby's life. This program is for men and taught by a man. It provides a "hands on" overview of baby's basic needs, the "things every Dad needs to know," and how to build a solid relationship with your child from the very first day. This could be the most important three hours of your life! Registration required.  Click this link to choose a date and register online.

Infant CPR for Friends & Family

Learn the basics about CPR for infants up to one year of age. Acquire the skills needed to perform CPR and how to clear an obstructed airway. For this class only, it is advised not to bring babies due to the need to practice on mannequins. This class can be taken before or after baby is born.
Please note: This class is not valid for daycare or foster care licensing. Please refer to ChildLife CPR/First Aid programs.
Registration required. Click this link to choose a date and register online. 

Sibling Preparation

This class and tour are encouraged for children 3 to 10 years of age to help them prepare for the arrival of their newborn brother or sister. Registration required (register only once for your family). Click this link to choose a date and register online, or call (360) 514-BABY (2229).

You may also find Baby Care Classes of interest.

FAMILY BIRTH CENTER PROGRAM POLICY

EXCEPTION: To register using a state medical insurance or if you prefer to pay by check, please call (360) 514-BABY (2229). State Medical Coupon will pay for a Labor and Birth Preparation Five Week Series OR Weekend Series only.

Cancellation Policy: Refunds are only available for special medical conditions requiring bed rest or in cases where pre-term deliveries occur.

PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center reserves the right to cancel any class that does not meet minimum enrollment requirements. Should this occur, we will call registered participants to reschedule. If the alternative date is not convenient for you, a full refund will be issued.

Please read our full policy on cancellation, refunds and transfers