Newborn Care Class

The Newborn Care Class is intended to help you feel more comfortable and confident in your parenting role following your birth.

Newborn feetTopics include:

  • General baby care
  • Bathing
  • Diapering
  • Signs of illness
  • Soothing techniques
  • Infant safety
  • And more!


  • Third Tuesdays of each month from 7:00pm-9:30pm.


  • UF Health Shands Hospital
    Take Main Lobby Atrium elevators to 2nd floor. Follow signs to room 2147.
  • Parking: Park in the hospital’s East garage near the Pediatric Emergency Entrance. Parking fee will be $4 for self-park and $6 valet parking (with voucher given at class).


  • $15.00 (cash, check, or money order) collected on the day of the class.


    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

    2016 Class Schedule

    • Tuesday, November 15th
    • Tuesday, December 20th

    2017 Class Schedule

    • Tuesday, January 17th
    • Tuesday, February 21st
    • Tuesday, March 21st
    • Tuesday, April 18th
    • Tuesday, May 16th
    • Tuesday, June 20th
    • Tuesday, July 18th
    • Tuesday, August 15th
    • Tuesday, September 19th
    • Tuesday, October 17th
    • Tuesday, November 14th
    • Tuesday, December 19th