Before Baby Arrives
Becoming a Mom® Prenatal Classes consists of six, 2-hour sessions, on topics such as:
- Class 1: Pregnancy Overview
- Class 2: Pregnancy Health
- Class 3: Labor & Delivery
- Class 4: Infant Feeding
- Class 5: Infant Care
- Class 6: Postpartum Health
Whether you are experiencing a pregnancy for the first time or the fourth time, you’ll find value.
Benefits for you and baby:
- Interact with other pregnant women
- Share your experiences and concerns
- Find out more about common pregnancy experiences
- Learn more about labor and delivery
- Discover how to be successful with breastfeeding
- Learn ways to calm and care for your baby
Earn Rewards for attending sessions! The more sessions, the more awards.
This program utilizes the March of Dimes Becoming a Mom®/Comenzado bien curriculum and is supported by the Kansas Department of Health & Environment and March of Dimes. For more information, ask your healthcare provider or by:
- Email or
- Phone: 620-272-3600 in Garden City
High 5 for Mom & Baby
The High 5 program encourages adoption of five evidence-based maternity care practices that support breastfeeding success. Participating hospitals receive on-site training for staff, educational support for employee advancement, technical assistance to assure successful program implementation, education resources and recognition as a High 5 participant.
While in the Hospital
Should you need breastfeeding training, education or support while in the hospital, our specially trained Mother-Baby Nurses will help you breastfeed right from the start. If you would like to speak with our Lactation Educators, please ask your nurse.
Breastfeeding Clinic Services
We at St. Catherine Hospital want to support you as you’re getting to know the newest member of your family. For all your breastfeeding questions, we have several opportunities to assist. Private consultations, including infant feeding, breast pump support and other services are available during clinic hours.
To set up your appointment or learn more:
- Phone: 620-272-2309