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The University of Chicago Medicine - The Family Birth Center

Infant Care for Expectant Parents

This is a free class for parents with little experience handling an infant.

A registered nurse will demonstrate basic infant care techniques, including:

  • Diapering
  • Swaddling
  • Holding

We'll also discuss typical newborn behaviors, such as:

  • Crying
  • Sleeping
  • Feeding patterns

Upcoming Class Dates

Saturday, March 25, 1:30 to 4:30 p.m.
Sunday, April 2, 1:30 to 4:30 p.m.
Saturday, April 22, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Saturday, May 6, 1:30 to 4:30 p.m.
Monday, May 22, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Saturday, June 17, 1:30 to 4:30 p.m.
Saturday, June 24, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Classes are closed once registrations reach maximum capacity. If you do not see a class date that matches your availability, please call (773) 702-9200 to check for potential openings due to cancellations.


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