Parent Education FAQs

When do I need to complete my classes?
You want to complete your childbirth education class by your 37th week of pregnancy.

When should I sign up for an OB tour?
As soon as you confirm you pregnancy you should schedule an OB tour.
What is the easiest way to register for classes?
Registering on line is the fastest and most efficient way to sign up for classes.

Doula Support

How early should I sign up for birth of postpartum support?
Once you have decided on the type of support and length of time you would like the support you should turn in your contract forms. Our staff will contact you for a birth or postpartum interview prior to your delivery.

Can I extend my postpartum doula hours if I would like more time?
Absolutely! We will make every effort to maintain continuity of care with the same doula for you and your family.


How quickly can I get an appointment for a private consult?
We make every effort to accommodate you as soon as possible. More often then not we provide next day support.

Where do I return my pump?
All pump returns should be made between 10:00am-3:00pm in the Parent Education office.

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