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Programs that offer classes or other educational experiences which prepare prospective mothers and their birth partners emotionally and physically for the labor and birth process. Topics covered include anatomy and physiology of birth, relaxation and breathing techniques, different types of labors, birthing/delivery options and postpartum care. Also included are programs that prepare other members of the family (grandparents and siblings) for the arrival of a new family member.

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Accelerated Childbirth, Scripps Health, Mercy HospitalProvides a two-session class that teaches breathing and relaxation techniques. Participants learn effective ways to reduce stress and increase comfort during labor. Medication, hospital procedures, breastfeeding and cesarean birth are also explained. Expectant parents should attend this court during the seventh month of pregnancy. Bring two pillows, a blanket, and a snack.CentralAccelerated ChildbirthScripps Health
Accelerated Childbirth, Scripps Health, Scripps Memorial Hospital EncinitasProvides a two-session class that teaches breathing and relaxation techniques. Participants learn effective ways to reduce stress and increase comfort during labor. Medication, hospital procedures, breastfeeding and cesarean birth are also explained. Expectant parents should attend this class during the seventh month of pregnancy. Bring two pillows, a blanket, and a snack.North CoastalAccelerated ChildbirthScripps Health
Accelerated Childbirth, Scripps Health, Scripps Mende Well BeingProvides a two-session class that teaches breathing and relaxation techniques. Participants learn effective ways to reduce stress and increase comfort during labor. Medication, hospital procedures, breastfeeding and cesarean birth are also explained. Expectant parents should attend this class during the seventh month of pregnancy. Bring two pillows, a blanket, and a snack.North CentralAccelerated ChildbirthScripps Health
Cal Safe - Teen Parent Program, Vista Unified School DistrictOffers a flexible high school education program designed to increase the availability of support services for pregnant and parenting teens. Childcare and development centers are available for children of teen parents, and pregnant and parenting teens attend classes to increase their knowledge as parents. The Cal-Safe (California School Age Families Education) program also offers prenatal education, nutrition education, and referrals to community services.North CoastalTeen Parent ProgramVista Unified School District
Childbirth Education Classes and Lactation, Palomar HealthProvides several childbirth preparation and education classes for expectant parents. Call (800) 628-2880 for classes, dates, times, location and fees. North InlandChildbirth Education Classes and LactationPalomar Health
Childbirth Education for Expectant Parents, Southwestern CollegeExpectant parents learn about the signs of labor, hospital procedures, and what to expect during labor, delivery, and post-delivery.SouthChildbirth Education for Expectant ParentsSouthwestern College
Childbirth Education, Scripps Health, Green HospitalProvides a comprehensive course for couples or singles. Topics include: childbirth education theory, prenatal exercise, anatomy and physiology of pregnancy/delivery, labor and delivery process, what to expect in the hospital, medications, when to go to the hospital, cesarean section, infant feeding, postpartum care, and more. Partners are welcome to attend.North CentralChildbirth EducationScripps Health
Childbirth Preparation Classes, Sharp Healthcare, Sharp Chula Vista Medical CenterThe program options below are available to expectant parents at this location. It is recommended that classes be completed one month before the baby is due. A hospital tour is included. 1) Childbirth Preparation Six-Week Class: Expectant parents learn how to prepare for labor, birth and early parenthood by discussing and practicing body conditioning, relaxation and breathing techniques. The instructor will review hospital procedures, medication and cesarean delivery. Couples also explore post-birth recovery and newborn needs and activities. 2) Childbirth Preparation Weekend Class: Program is designed for busy couples and focuses on preparing expectant parents for labor, birth and early parenthood. Topics include how the body prepares for birth, relaxation and breathing techniques, the delivery of the baby, recovery and caring for a new baby. SouthChildbirth Preparation ClassesSharp HealthCare
Childbirth Preparation Classes, Sharp Healthcare, Sharp Grossmont HospitalThe program options below are available to expectant parents at this location. It is recommended that classes be completed one month before the baby is due. A hospital tour is included. 1) Childbirth Preparation Six-Week Series: Expectant parents learn how to prepare for labor, birth and early parenthood by discussing and practicing body conditioning, relaxation and breathing techniques. The instructor will review hospital procedures, medication and cesarean delivery. Couples also explore post-birth recovery and newborn needs and activities. 2) Childbirth Preparation One-Day Class: This class is designed for busy couples who want the basic facts about childbirth preparation in one day. Topics covered include: how your body prepares for birth and delivery; hospital procedures; medication choices; coping skills; cesarean delivery; postpartum; and infant feeding.EastChildbirth Preparation ClassesSharp HealthCare
Childbirth Preparation Classes, Sharp Mary Birch Hospital for WomenThe program options below are available to expectant parents at this location. It is recommended that classes be completed one month before the baby is due. A hospital tour is included. 1) Childbirth Preparation Four-Week Class: Expectant parents learn how to prepare for labor, birth and early parenthood by discussing and practicing body conditioning, relaxation and breathing techniques. The instructor will review hospital procedures, medication and cesarean delivery. Couples also explore post-birth recovery and newborn needs and activities. 2) Childbirth Preparation Weekend Class: Program is designed for busy couples and focuses on preparing expectant parents for labor, birth and early parenthood. Topics include how the body prepares for birth, relaxation and breathing techniques, the delivery of the baby, recovery and caring for a new baby. 3.) Childbirth Preparation One-Day Class: This class is designed for busy couples who want the basic facts about childbirth preparation in one day. Topics covered include: how your body prepares for birth and delivery; hospital procedures; medication choices; coping skills; cesarean delivery; postpartum; and infant feeding 4) Childbirth Preparation Class of Experienced Parents: Parents who have previously attended a childbirth preparation series can update their knowledge and skills regarding labor and delivery. Discussion also focuses on introducing the new baby to siblings.North CentralChildbirth Preparation ClassesSharp HealthCare
Childbirth Preparation Online Class, Sharp HealthcareThis online childbirth class is ideal for parents who can't fit a traditional childbirth preparation class into their schedule or who prefer to learn at their own pace at home. This is also great for moms who are on bedrest or who just need a refresher. This class provides six-week online access to Sharp's childbirth preparation course. The topics covered in this course include: - How your body prepares for birth and delivery - Hospital procedures - Medication choices - Breathing and relaxation techniques - Cesarean delivery - Postpartum -Newborn care and feedingNorth CentralChildbirth Preparation Online ClassSharp HealthCare
Childbirth Preparation, Scripps Health, Scripps Memorial Hospital EncinitasProvides a four-session class that teaches breathing and relaxation. Topics covered include: preparing your body for labor, bonding with your newborn, effective ways to reduce stress during labor, hospital procedures, cesarean sections, and more. Expectant parents should attend after the fifth month of pregnancy.North CoastalChildbirth PreparationScripps Health
Childbirth Preparation, Scripps Health, Scripps Mende Well BeingProvides a four-session class that teaches breathing and relaxation. Topics covered include: preparing your body for labor, bonding with your newborn, effective ways to reduce stress during labor, hospital procedures, cesarean sections, and more. Expectant parents should attend after the fifth month of pregnancy. Bring two pillows and a blanket.North CentralChildbirth PreparationScripps Health
Childbirth Preparation, Scripps Health, Scripps Mercy HospitalProvides a four-session class that teaches breathing and relaxation. Topics covered include: preparing your body for labor, bonding with your newborn, effective ways to reduce stress during labor, hospital procedures, cesarean sections, and more. Expectant parents should attend after the fifth month of pregnancy. Bring two pillows and a blanket.CentralChildbirth PreparationScripps Health
Childbirth Preparation, Scripps Health, Scripps Mercy Well BeingProvides a four-session class that teaches breathing and relaxation. Topics covered include: preparing your body for labor, bonding with your newborn, effective ways to reduce stress during labor, hospital procedures, cesarean sections, and more. Expectant parents should attend after the fifth month of pregnancy. Bring two pillows and a blanket.SouthChildbirth PreparationScripps Health
Family Preparation: Childbirth, San Diego Community College DistrictProvides information and techniques to help the expectant parents share a positive birth experience. Lamaze and other techniques are presented along with basic parenting information.CentralFamily Preparation: ChildbirthSan Diego Community College District
Healthy Pregnancy, Healthy Baby, American Red Cross, San Diego and Imperial Counties ChapterExpectant parents will learn about labor and delivery, breathing techniques, nutrition and infant care. A partner can help with some of the breathing and labor strategies practiced in class, but a partner is not required. No children under 16 years of age allowed. Should bring a blanket or sleeping bag, two pillows and two pencils. Class lasts 3 hours, twice a week for 4-5 weeks. Total class time is 24-27 hours.CentralHealthy Pregnancy, Healthy BabyAmerican Red Cross, San Diego and Imperial Counties Chapter
Medical Clinic, La Maestra Community Health Centers, City HeightsProvides general outpatient medical care to children and adults. Offers general health screening services and exams, including blood pressure screening, breast cancer screening and mammograms, diabetes screening, sexually transmitted disease screening, tuberculosis testing, hearing and eye evaluation, geriatric assessment, and pediatric evaluations, Child Health and Disability Prevention (CHDP) exams, child abuse medical exams, developmental assessment, and well baby care checks. Offers family planning services including pregnancy testing and counseling, prenatal care and evaluation, and childbirth education and delivery. Provides obstetric and gynecology services. Provides optometry services. Offers immunization clinics (walk-ins accepted). Free screening for breast cancer (Every Woman Counts) is offered for income-eligible women age 40 years and older. Also offers Project Access and Surgery Day events. No emergency services are provided. Transportation provided to low income, and unable to use public transportation for this office only. Call for Hepatitis A vaccine or for information.CentralMedical ClinicLa Maestra Community Health Centers
Medical Clinic, La Maestra Community Health Centers, El CajonProvides general outpatient medical care to children and adults. Offers general health screening services and exams, including blood pressure screening, breast cancer screening and mammograms, diabetes screening, sexually transmitted disease screening, tuberculosis testing, hearing and eye evaluation, geriatric assessment, and pediatric evaluations, Child Health and Disability Prevention (CHDP) exams, child abuse medical exams, developmental assessment, and well baby care checks. Offers family planning services including pregnancy testing and counseling, prenatal care and evaluation, and childbirth education and delivery. Provides obstetric and gynecology services. Provides optometry services. Offers immunization clinics (walk-ins accepted). Free screening for breast cancer is offered for income-eligible women age 40 years and older. Also offers Project Access and Surgery Day events. No emergency services are provided. This clinic accepts patients in the Low Income Health Program (LIHP). Call for Hepatitis A vaccine or for information. EastMedical ClinicLa Maestra Community Health Centers
Medical Clinic, La Maestra Community Health Centers, El Cajon (Braodway)Provides general outpatient medical care to children and adults. Offers general health screening services and exams, including blood pressure screening, breast cancer screening and mammograms, diabetes screening, sexually transmitted disease screening, tuberculosis testing, hearing and eye evaluation, geriatric assessment, and pediatric evaluations, Child Health and Disability Prevention (CHDP) exams, child abuse medical exams, developmental assessment, and well baby care checks. Offers family planning services including pregnancy testing and counseling, prenatal care and evaluation, and childbirth education and delivery. Provides obstetric and gynecology services. Provides optometry services. Offers immunization clinics (walk-ins accepted). Free screening for breast cancer is offered for income-eligible women age 40 years and older. Also offers Project Access and Surgery Day events. No emergency services are provided. Call for Hepatitis A vaccine or for information. EastMedical ClinicLa Maestra Community Health Centers
Medical Clinic, La Maestra Community Health Centers, National CityProvides general outpatient medical care to children and adults. Offers general health screening services and exams, including blood pressure screening, breast cancer screening and mammograms, diabetes screening, sexually transmitted disease screening, tuberculosis testing, hearing and eye evaluation, geriatric assessment, and pediatric evaluations, Child Health and Disability Prevention (CHDP) exams, child abuse medical exams, developmental assessment, and well baby care checks. Offers family planning services including pregnancy testing and counseling, prenatal care and evaluation, and childbirth education and delivery. Provides obstetric and gynecology services. Provides optometry services. Offers immunization clinics (walk-ins accepted). Free screening for breast cancer is offered for income-eligible women age 40 years and older. Also offers Project Access and Surgery Day events. No emergency services are provided.SouthMedical ClinicLa Maestra Community Health Centers
Medical Services, Indian Health Council, Inc, Valley CenterProvides outpatient medical care services for Native Americans. Offers health screening and diagnostics services targeting areas such as blood pressure, diabetes, and STD's; cancer detection including breast cancer screening and mammograms; tuberculosis, hearing, and eye evaluations; geriatric screening; pediatric services including Child Health and Disability Prevention (CHPD) exams, child abuse medical exams, development assessments, well baby care and immunizations; family planning and maternal care services such as birth control, pregnancy counseling and testing, prenatal care and evaluation, child birth education, and delivery; ophthalmology; optometry; chiropractic; and podiatry. Transportation is provided to the agency for senior citizens and disabled persons. Also offers Project Access and Surgery Day events.North InlandMedical ServicesIndian Health Council, Inc
Medical Services, Indian Health Council, Santa Ysabel ClinicProvides outpatient medical care services for Native Americans. Offers health screening and diagnostics services targeting areas such as blood pressure, diabetes, and STD's; cancer detection including breast cancer screening and mammograms; tuberculosis, hearing, and eye evaluations; geriatric screening; pediatric services including Child Health and Disability Prevention (CHPD) exams, child abuse medical exams, development assessments, well baby care and immunizations; family planning and maternal care services such as birth control, pregnancy counseling and testing, prenatal care and evaluation, child birth education, and delivery; ophthalmology; optometry; chiropractic; and podiatry. Transportation is provided to the agency for senior citizens and disabled persons. Also offers Project Access and Surgery Day events.North InlandMedical ServicesIndian Health Council, Inc
Pregnancy Care CenterProvides pregnancy testing and verification; childbirth classes; parenting classes; moms helping moms classes and post-abortion healing classes.EastPregnancy Care CenterPregnancy Care Center
Prenatal and Pediatrics, Neighborhood Healthcare, EscondidoServices: Obstetrics and gynecology (GYN Care if prenatal related) Prenatal and postpartum care (including psychosocial support, nutrition services, and lactation services) Pregnancy testing Family planning services Breast and cervical cancer screenings Health education and breastfeeding classes Childbirth Preparation Classes Well-baby checkups Well-child checkups Immunizations School physicals Sports Physicals Behavioral Health Consultation Services Pediatric Chronic Disease Management such as ADHD and Asthma. Pediatric weight management and more…North InlandPrenatal and PediatricsNeighborhood Healthcare
Preparing for Multiple Babies Class, Sharp Mary Birch Hospital For Women and Newborns, Sharp HealthcareThe special joys and challenges for parents expecting twins, triplets or more will be discussed and shared in this class. Concerns before and after birth will also be explored, including community resources and support systems.North CentralPreparing for Multiple Babies ClassSharp HealthCare
Refresher Childbirth Preparation, Scripps Mende Well BeingOffers a one-session class for parents who have previously taken a childbirth course. Labor, birth, breathing practice, updates about medications, and hospital procedures are included. Bring two pillows and a blanket.North CentralRefresher Childbirth PreparationScripps Health
Refresher Childbirth Preparation, Scripps Mercy HospitalOffers a one-session class for parents who have previously taken a childbirth course. Labor, birth, breathing practice, updates about medications, and hospital procedures are included. Bring two pillows and a blanket.CentralRefresher Childbirth PreparationScripps Health
Teen Pregnancy Class, Sharp Mary Birch Hospital For Women & NewbornsThis pregnancy class is designed especially for teenagers. Topics covered include: • Cesarean delivery • Infant feeding • How your body prepares for birth and delivery • Hospital procedures • Medication choices • Newborn characteristics • Postpartum procedures • Relaxation and breathing techniques A hospital tour is included during the class.North CentralTeen Pregnancy ClassSharp HealthCare
Women's Health Services, Family Health Center, Beach ClinicComprehensive women’s health services including: all birth control methods and sterilization, pregnancy testing, STD and STI testing and treatment, family planning, prenatal care and delivery, prenatal case management, lactation services, gynecology, breast and cervical cancer screenings, and childbirth preparation classes. Also, offers the California State Cancer Detection Program (CDP)- providing breast cancer screening and diagnosis to low income and uninsured patients 40 years and older. North CentralWomen's Health ServicesFamily Health Centers of San Diego
Women's Health Services, Family Health Centers of San Diego, Chula VistaComprehensive women’s health services including: all birth control methods and sterilization, pregnancy testing, STD and STI testing and treatment, family planning, prenatal care and delivery, prenatal case management, lactation services, gynecology, breast and cervical cancer screenings, and childbirth preparation classes.SouthWomen's Health ServicesFamily Health Centers of San Diego
Women's Health Services, Family Health Centers of San Diego, City HeightsComprehensive women’s health services including: all birth control methods and sterilization, pregnancy testing, STD and STI testing and treatment, family planning, prenatal care and delivery, prenatal case management, lactation services, gynecology, breast and cervical cancer screenings, and childbirth preparation classes. Also, offers the California State Cancer Detection Program (CDP)- providing women breast cancer screening and diagnosis to low income and uninsured patients 40 years old and older that live in San Diego.CentralWomen's Health ServicesFamily Health Centers of San Diego
Women's Health Services, Family Health Centers of San Diego, Downtown at ConnectionsComprehensive women’s health services including: all birth control methods and sterilization, pregnancy testing, STD and STI testing and treatment, family planning, prenatal care and delivery, prenatal case management, lactation services, gynecology, breast and cervical cancer screenings, and childbirth preparation classes. Also, offers the California State Cancer Detection Program (CDP)- providing breast cancer screening and diagnosis to low income and uninsured women that live in San Diego.CentralWomen's Health ServicesFamily Health Centers of San Diego
Women's Health Services, Family Health Centers of San Diego, El CajonComprehensive women’s health services including: all birth control methods and sterilization, pregnancy testing, STD and STI testing and treatment, family planning, prenatal care and delivery, prenatal case management, lactation services, gynecology, breast and cervical cancer screenings, and childbirth preparation classes. Also, offers the California State Cancer Detection Program (CDP)- providing breast cancer screening and diagnosis to low income and uninsured women 40 and older, living in San Diego.EastWomen's Health ServicesFamily Health Centers of San Diego
Women's Health Services, Family Health Centers of San Diego, GrossmontComprehensive women's€™s health services including: all birth control methods and sterilization, pregnancy testing, STD and STI testing and treatment, family planning, prenatal care and delivery, prenatal case management, lactation services, gynecology, breast and cervical cancer screenings, and childbirth preparation classes. Also, offers the California State Cancer Detection Program (CDP)- providing breast cancer screening and diagnosis to low income and uninsured women 40 and older, living in San Diego.EastWomen's Health ServicesFamily Health Centers of San Diego
Women's Health Services, Family Health Centers of San Diego, HillcrestComprehensive women’s health services including: all birth control methods and sterilization, pregnancy testing, STD and STI testing and treatment, family planning, prenatal care and delivery, prenatal case management, lactation services, gynecology, breast and cervical cancer screenings, and childbirth preparation classes. Also, offers the California State Cancer Detection Program (CDP)- providing women breast cancer screening and diagnosis to low income and uninsured patients 40 years old and older that live in San Diego.CentralWomen's Health ServicesFamily Health Centers of San Diego
Women's Health Services, Family Health Centers of San Diego, Lemon GroveComprehensive women’s health services including: all birth control methods and sterilization, pregnancy testing, STD and STI testing and treatment, family planning, prenatal care and delivery, prenatal case management, lactation services, gynecology, breast and cervical cancer screenings, and childbirth preparation classes. Also, offers the California State Cancer Detection Program (CDP)- providing breast cancer screening and diagnosis to low income and uninsured women, 40 and older, living in San Diego. EastWomen's Health ServicesFamily Health Centers of San Diego
Women's Health Services, Family Health Centers of San Diego, Logan HeightsComprehensive women’s health services including: all birth control methods and sterilization, pregnancy testing, STD and STI testing and treatment, family planning, prenatal care and delivery, prenatal case management, lactation services, gynecology, breast and cervical cancer screenings, and childbirth preparation classes. Also, offers the California State Cancer Detection Program (CDP)- providing breast cancer screening and diagnosis to low income and uninsured women, 40 years of age and older, living in San Diego. CentralWomen's Health ServicesFamily Health Centers of San Diego
Women's Health Services, Family Health Centers of San Diego, New Diamond ClinicComprehensive women’s health services including: all birth control methods and sterilization, pregnancy testing, STD and STI testing and treatment, family planning, prenatal care and delivery, prenatal case management, lactation services, gynecology, breast and cervical cancer screenings, and childbirth preparation classes. Also, offers the California State Cancer Detection Program (CDP)- providing breast cancer screening and diagnosis to low income and uninsured women 40 years and older, living in San Diego.CentralWomen's Health ServicesFamily Health Centers of San Diego
Women's Health Services, Family Health Centers of San Diego, North ParkComprehensive women’s health services including: all birth control methods and sterilization, pregnancy testing, STD and STI testing and treatment, family planning, prenatal care and delivery, prenatal case management, lactation services, gynecology, breast and cervical cancer screenings, and childbirth preparation classes. Also, offers the California State Cancer Detection Program (CDP)- providing free breast cancer screening and diagnosis to low income and uninsured women, 40 years and older, that live in San Diego.CentralWomen's Health ServicesFamily Health Centers of San Diego
Women's Health Services, Family Health Centers of San Diego, Sherman HeightsComprehensive women’s health services including: all birth control methods and sterilization, pregnancy testing, STD and STI testing and treatment, family planning, prenatal care and delivery, prenatal case management, lactation services, gynecology, breast and cervical cancer screenings, and childbirth preparation classes. Also, offers the California State Cancer Detection Program (CDP)- providing free breast cancer screening and diagnosis to low income and uninsured women 40 years and older, that live in San Diego. ***This is an Every Woman Counts Cancer Screening Site*** CentralWomen's Health ServicesFamily Health Centers of San Diego
Women's Health Services, Family Health Centers of San Diego, Teen Health CenterComprehensive women’s health services including: all birth control methods and sterilization, pregnancy testing, STD and STI testing and treatment, family planning, prenatal care and delivery, prenatal case management, lactation services, gynecology, breast and cervical cancer screenings, and childbirth preparation classes. Also, offers the California State Cancer Detection Program (CDP)- providing free breast cancer screening and diagnosis to low income and uninsured women, 40 and older, that live in San DiegoCentralWomen's Health ServicesFamily Health Centers of San Diego
Women's Health Services, North County Health Services, Oceanside-Mission MesaOffers the North County community a complete Women's Healthcare Program, such as pregnancy and delivery, birth control, and Well Woman's Annual Exams. In addition offers state programs that provide free breast cancer screening and cervical cancer screenings (call for details). Low to no-cost services, uninsured patients welcome.North CoastalWomen's Health ServicesNorth County Health Services (NCHS)
Women's Health Services, North County Health Services, San MarcosOffers the North County community a complete Women's Healthcare Program, such as pregnancy and delivery, birth control, and Well Woman's Annual Exams. In addition offers state programs that provide free breast cancer screening and cervical cancer screenings (call for details). Low to no-cost services, uninsured patients welcome.North InlandWomen's Health ServicesNorth County Health Services (NCHS)

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