All Classes and Support Groups
Fees are charged for each
class below. For class information (on-line registration coming soon) please
call 1-877-KAWEAH-1 or 1-877-529-3241.
Kaweah Delta Health Care
District employees receive 25% off for all classes.
First Born Series
Sign-up for these 3 classes for a
You may attend the Prepared
Childbirth, Breastfeeding Basics and Healthy Baby classes at a reduced rate
when you schedule all three classes as a series. Series fee $100.00 for all
The Prepared Childbirth
Mondays 6 p.m. - 7 p.m.;
Wednesdays 6 p.m.-8 p.m.; or Thursdays 7-9 p.m. sessions
Classes are held at the Multi-Service Center on one night per week for
four weeks and are taken during the seventh or eighth month of pregnancy. This
class will help you to know what to expect and how to prepare for a more
relaxed labor and delivery experience. A tour will be given on the last day of
the class. A support person is encouraged to attend class with the expectant
mother. Session Fee $65.00
The Prepared Childbirth
Weekend Class is held on
one Saturday 9 AM - 5 PM in the Acequia Wing
conference room once a month only. If you are too busy for a traditional
childbirth class, experience our unique, interactive, and educational
childbirth preparation classes offered on the weekend for your convenience. A
support person is encouraged to attend class with the expectant mother. A tour will be given. Session Fee $65.00.
This class is scheduled twice monthly and takes place on a Tuesday 6 PM - 8 PM in the Multi-Service Center. This program gives expectant mothers the information and support to achieve a fulfilling breastfeeding experience. Fathers are also encouraged to attend. Class fee $25.00
Healthy Baby Class
Tuesday 6 PM - 8 PM in the Multi-Service Center held only once per month. This class taken during late pregnancy will help prepare you for caring for your new baby by offering information on swaddling, bathing, feeding and what to expect after bringing baby home from the hospital. Class fee $25.00
This class is held on a
Monday from 7 PM - 9 PM at the Multi-Service
Center, 402 W. Acequia (parking available). This class is offered
once a month for expectant grandparents. If your children are having babies
nearby or across the country, come and learn what's new in infant care. Topics
include why breastfeeding is best, putting babies to sleep on their back and
not their tummy, cleaning the cord, how to give baby a bath, importance of
immunizations and infant CPR. Also learn how the role of grandparent differs
from role of the parent, and how to relate to your child who is now a parent.
Class Fee $15.00
Infant CPR Class
This class takes place once
a month on a Monday from 7 PM - 9 PM at the Multi-Service
Center, 402 W. Acequia (parking available). held only once per month.
This class is offered for families to learn life saving skills for the infant
up to 1 year of age. You will learn what to do in those first few minutes of an
emergency if your infant is choking or stops breathing. The class includes a
short video, hands on practice and a reminder card to take home. The class is
suitable for parents, grandparents, older siblings, junior high age and older.
This class does not offer a certification in CPR. This class is free for
parents with an infant in the NICU and $15.00 per person or $25.00 per couple
for the public. A Family Class for up to 7 family members is offered for a fee
By appointment only please
call 559-624-6012. This class tours the C-section suite and lets parents know
what to expect with cesarean birth and recovery. Class fee $15.00
Family Birth Center Tours
No appointment is
necessary. Get acquainted with the Family Birth Center before the big day! The
tour meets in the Family Birth Center lobby, 2nd Floor on 2 East at 2:00 p.m.
Tours are every other Wednesday (2nd and 4th Wednesday) of the month at 2:00
For Sunday dates and Spanish tours, call 559-624-6012.