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Caring for Your Newborn

Caring for Your Newborn is for parents preparing to bring a new baby into their lives. This relaxed class has lots of time to answer all your questions and give you hands-on practice with the basics of baby care. We also explore how best to provide a safe and nurturing environment that supports baby’s physical and emotional growth. You will also meet other families in your community who are becoming new parents.

Topics include:

  • Baby’s real needs
  • Sleep and safe sleeping arrangements
  • Coping with crying and how to support your baby
  • Physical, emotional and linguistic milestones
  • How babies learn
  • Health and wellness; immunization, recognizing when your baby is sick, and dental care
  • Diapering, bathing and dressing
  • Baby carrier and car seat safety
  • Postpartum adjustments for parents
  • Making your home safe for baby
  • Infant feeding from birth to 4 months

Coquitlam - Douglas College
Location: 1250 Pinetree Way

 Jul 20 CRN: 21089
 Aug 17                  CRN: 21090
 Sep 7 CRN: 31023
 Oct 26 CRN: 31024
 Nov 30 CRN: 31025
 

Langley - SouthRidge Fellowship Church
Location: 22756 - 48 Avenue

 Jul 27 CRN: 21186
 Aug 24                 CRN: 21187

Langley - Al Anderson Memorial Pool
Location: 4949-207 Street

 Sep 14 CRN: 31037
 Oct 19 CRN: 31038
 Nov 23                 CRN: 31039

Surrey - Alexandra Neighbourhood House
Location: 2916 McBride Avenue

 Sep 28 CRN: 31184
 Oct 26 CRN: 31185
 Nov 30                CRN: 31186

Day: Saturday
Time: 0900-1500

Fee: $127.50

Registration

  • Payment can be made over the phone via Visa or Mastercard
  • Interac and Cheques are accepted at either of our registration locations.

Please call 604-527-5472 or Toll free: 1-866-930-5472

(Please note - Online registration is not available for this class)