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Reimer Conference Room at Samaritan Albany General Hospital

  • Monday, July 17, 2023
    6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
    Additional Series Dates
    1085 SW 6th Avenue, Albany
    Registration required
  • Free
Newborn baby sleeping and hold a parent

Learning how to care for a newborn can be a little bit overwhelming at first. You are a brand new parent, and there is a lot to learn, but it can also be a fun and exciting process.

This newborn care class is a 2 hour stand-alone class that will help ease your anxieties or confusion about caring for your new little one. It will answer your most pressing questions while building your new parent skills and confidence.

We will cover:

  • What to expect immediately after birth.
  • Newborn exam and characteristics.
  • Routine care and medications.
  • Holding and swaddling techniques.
  • Feeding your baby; when, how much, burping.
  • Umbilical cord care; bathing, dressing.
  • Diapering.
  • Crying and soothing techniques.
  • Baby wearing.
  • Safe sleep.
For more information or to register, contact Amy Bliege at 541-812-4301 or Pollywog at 541-917-4884 or

Registration is required and detailed location information will be provided up registration.

This class takes place in the Reimer Conference Room across from the front entrance of Samaritan Albany General Hospital.