At St. Joseph Medical Center, we are here for you before and after your baby's birth with the expertise, information and the support you need to nurture your growing family.

Our wide range of classes prepares you and your family for the birth of your baby. And our support groups help you learn about caring for your baby and make new connections.

Childbirth Classes

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Classes prepare you and your family for your baby's birth day and beyond. We recommend that you plan to begin your classes between weeks 24-35 of pregnancy.

Class Calendar

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Use our class calendar to find the times that work for you, and then sign up online for childbirth education classes, all taught by registered nurses certified in childbirth education.

Support Groups

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The journey of parenthood is not without its bumps. You will have questions and sometimes doubts. At UM St. Joseph, we foster a community where you can get answers and make new friends.

Online Resources

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UM St. Joseph knows the answers to many of your questions about pregnancy and newborns. And we've put them online in the form of pregnancy and parenting videos, featuring the experts at UM St. Joseph Medical Center.


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Your baby deserves the best. Our pediatricians are here when your baby arrives, your trusted care partners as your child grows.