Breastfeeding Class

The Breastfeeding Class is intended to provide important information about the basics of breastfeeding.

Topics covered include:

Breastfeeding Newborn

  • What to expect during the immediate postpartum period
  • Benefits of breastfeeding
  • Positioning of the infant for optimal latch
  • Common concerns when breastfeeding
  • Pumping and storing breastmilk

    Where

    UF Health keeps the safety and well-being of our patients, visitors, staff and volunteers a top priority, and at this time we are not holding in-person classes but will be offering virtual breastfeeding classes via Zoom. 

    Register

    Important Information

    Please schedule your childbirth classes so that they end 3-4 weeks prior to your due date. For more information, please call 352-265-0317 or email CHILDBIRTHED@shands.ufl.edu.

    2021 Class Dates and Times

    • Apr 15 (6-8pm)
    • Apr 25 (2-4pm)
    • May 13 (6-8pm)
    • May 23 (2-4pm)
    • June 10 (6-8pm)
    • June 27 (2-4pm)
    • July 15 (6-8pm)
    • July 25 (2-4pm)
    • Aug 12 (6-8pm)
    • Aug 29 (2-4pm)
    • Sept 16 (6-8pm)
    • Sept 26 (2-4pm)
    • Oct 14 (6-8pm)
    • Oct 24 (2-4pm)
    • Nov 18 (6-8pm)
    • Nov 28 (2-4pm)
    • Dec 9 (6-8pm)
    • 'Dec 19 (2-4pm)