About Our Classes & Services

Join us for an open house, tour and information on our maternity and educational services. No children, please. Reservations are necessary and can be made by calling (888) 456-2847.

Understanding Breastfeeding: Your Guide to a Healthy Start
While breastfeeding is a natural way to feed your baby, it is not always easy in the beginning days of your baby's life! Difficulties in nursing can be eased and even eliminated by acquiring the most up-to-date information as well as the most helpful techniques in learning the art of breast feeding. Fathers are encouraged to attend.

English Classes:
1st Tuesday of each month
6:30 - 9:00 p.m.
FBNC Conference Room

Spanish Classes:
3rd Tuesday of each month
6:30 - 9:00 p.m.
FBNC Conference Room

Mom2Mom: Breastfeeding Support Group:
Moms and breast-feeding infants only. No older children, please. Tuesdays; 10 - 11 a.m.

NICU Family Support Group:
The Childlife Specialist and our Social Services Department provide support to help families cope with their premature or sick newborn. The Support Group meets the first Wednesday of each month from 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. in the Family Birth & Newborn Center Conference Room.


Childbirth Education Programs

Childbirth Preparation Classes:
Lamaze classes are offered as a weekly series for 5-6 weeks, or a two-day weekend series is available. Call by your sixth month of pregnancy to register.


Additional Services & Programs

Breast Pump Rentals:
We offer breast pump rentals Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on our Mother Baby unit in the Family Birth and Newborn Center. Please call (626) 851-2753 for more information.

Sweet Success:
This program for women with diabetes or those who develop diabetes during pregnancy is aimed at keeping mom fit for delivering a healthy baby. Offered in English and Spanish. Call (626) 857-3477 for more information.

Welcome Baby:
A free program designed to help pregnant and new moms who deliver at Queen of the Valley Hospital. Moms will receive information, education, personalized support, linkage to community resources and much more. Please call (626) 851-2749 for program eligibility and additional information.