Specialties

  • Prenatal & Infant Classes

  • Your family is part of our family. Littleton Adventist Hospital offers a wide variety of birth and family education classes to meet the needs of both first time parents as well as growing families. You can view our list of classes with the links below or call 303-730-5810 with any questions.

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  • Birthplace Tours

    Join us for an overview of the hospital, the BirthPlace and the family centered care our hospital offers.

      Cost: Free

      To register, please call 303-730-5810 or register online.  

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      No Tours offered on Holidays. Dates and times are subject to change.


      Littleton BirthPlace Presentation from Littleton Adventist Hospital

      Safety is the priority when caring for infants.  This comprehensive class covers infant CPR and choking relief techniques, safe sleep guidelines and SIDS prevention, illness and accident prevention, childproofing as well as basic car seat safety education.

      Note: CPR and choking relief techniques are taught and practiced, however no certification will be provided.  If you are interested in CPR certification, we can refer you to the appropriate agency.

      Cost: $55.00 per couple.

      To register, please call 303-730-5810 or register online.

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      This is a workshop led by dads, for dads only.  In this class you will oriented to the unique aspects of fatherhood by the experts…NEW DADS and their babies!  Topics include: troubleshooting crying babies, caring for new moms, bonding, working/family balance, what to expect postpartum and the role of the protector.

      Shared topics include:

      • What kind of father will I be
      • A troubleshooter’s guide to crying babies
      • Forming a new family
      • Dads and safety
      • Birth and bonding
      • Caring for your new baby
      • Caring for a new mom
      • Work and family balance
      • Your role as a protector

      For more information: Boot Camp for New Dads

      Cost: $40.00 per dad

      To register, please call 303-730-5810 or register online.

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      Breastfeeding creates a special bond between you and your baby.  Education and support are key elements in forming a successful breastfeeding relationship.  We encourage moms and their birth partners to attend this one-time class to learn more about breastfeeding techniques to better prepare them for the birth of their baby.

      Cost: $40.00 per couple.

      To register, please call 303-730-5810 or register online.

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      Sometimes new mothers and their babies just need a little help to be a successful breastfeeding team.

      The certified lactation consultants at The BirthPlace at Littleton Adventist Hospital are here to help. 

      Our breastfeeding support clinic offers:

      • Breastfeeding assessment
      • Baby weight checks
      • Support
      • Education in a small group setting.

      Individual consults are available for $60 by appointment only.

      When: Mondays (no holidays)

      Where: Littleton Adventist Hospital
      7700 S. Broadway (enter through Outpatient Center Entrance)
      Littleton, CO 80122

      Cost: This is a free clinic

      Register: Please RSVP to 303-734-8744 by 9 p.m. the Sunday before the clinic. You will be notified by phone Monday morning between 8-9 a.m. to be scheduled for your clinic time.

      Lactation Support Services: 303-734-8744

      Bring: Your hungry baby

      Our Lactation Support Services Include:

      Prenatal lactation education, NICU bedside assistance, outpatient consults, coordination of milk bank services (if needed), phone assistance-prenatal and postpartum, one-on-one bedside assistance, information about mothers medication and breastfeeding.

      Littleton Adventist Hospital is pleased to offer complimentary car seat checks to families who are delivering or did deliver at our hospital.  90% of car seats are not installed or used correctly.  Our Certified Child Passenger Safety Technician will check your car seat installation, provide education on proper installation and use as well as answer any questions you may have. 

      Who: Families who are delivering or did deliver at Littleton Adventist Hospital.

      Where: On the East side of the hospital, outside the Outpatient Entrance.

      When: Car seat checks are scheduled by appointment only.  The 1st Tuesday of each month between the hours of Noon and 4pm as well as the 3rd Friday of each month between the hours of 9am and 1pm.

      To schedule an appointment, please call 303-730-5810.

      Prior to your appointment, please read the car seat manual and practice installing the car seat.  Please arrive with the car seat installed.

      The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that all infants and toddlers should be in a rear-facing car seat until they are at least two years of age or until they reach the highest weight or height allowed by the car seat manufacturer: Learn More

      To learn more about car seat safety in Colorado, please visit www.carseatscolorado.com

      This is a comprehensive 12-hour course during the evening for four weeks. These classes focus on five aspects of the birthing process: phases of labor and delivery, comfort strategies, medical procedures, breathing and relaxation conditioning and the postpartum period.  Each series includes a variety of childbirth videos and written materials.  Includes a tour of the BirthPlace.

      Cost: $80.00 per couple.

      To register, please call 303-730-5810 or register online.

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      Express is a condensed, 7-hour class which is great for those unable to take the 4 weeks series. Learn the tools and techniques of prepared childbirth and information necessary to make an informed decision regarding the birth of your baby. Includes a tour of the BirthPlace.

      Cost: $80.00 per couple.

      To register, please call 303-730-5810 or register online.

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      This class 3-hour class is intended for those who have been through childbirth previously and are looking for an update.  Review of the stages of labor, birth process, breathing and relaxation techniques and comfort strategies. Allow families time to shift their attention from the active sibling at home to focus on the new baby. Includes a tour of the BirthPlace.

      Cost: $40

      To register, please call 303-730-5810 or register online.

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      We recommend this class as an add-on AFTER completing one of our other Childbirth Preparation classes. This class is focused on comfort measures and strategies for those looking for more practice with labor skills and those planning an un-medicated delivery. As you rotate through “labor stations”, you will have the opportunity to practice labor coping skills that can be used to manage labor more comfortably. This class is primarily practice-oriented and will give you a variety of tools to use in your labor including relaxation, positioning and breathing so you can gain additional confidence and skills for your upcoming birth.

        Cost: $40

        To register, please call 303-730-5810 or register online.

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        This class is highly recommended for first time parents.  We will familiarize you with the basics of newborn appearance, behavior, hospital procedures and daily care.  You will get hands-on experience learning techniques to care for your baby such as diapering, bathing, swaddling, burping and more to help increase your confidence and learn to relax and enjoy your baby.

        Please note that breastfeeding and feeding techniques will not be covered in this class.  Please see our Breastfeeding class.

        Cost: $40.00 per couple.

        To register, please call 303-730-5810 or register online.

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        This class is designed to give parents an understanding of infant development and communication through massage.  Mothers, fathers, caregivers and infants are encouraged to attend this class to benefit the entire family.

        Benefits of Infant Massage for Baby

        • Infant-Parent Attachment or "bonding"
        • Relaxation
        • Promotes better sleep
        • Helps digestion
        • Helps build parent's and baby's self-esteem
        • Relaxes parents
        • Helps baby feel love
        • Relief of teething pain

        Benefit of Infant Massage for Parents

        • Caregivers report feeling more comfortable and confident in their ability to care for baby.
        • Parents learn to understand and respond to the baby's cues
        • Parents learn techniques to comfort, calm and soothe their babies


        Our instructor is a Certified Educator of Infant Massage. For more information, visit Infant Massage USA.

        Cost: $30 per family

        To register, please call 303-730-5810 or register online.

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        Help prepare your child or children (ages 3-7) for the arrival of a new baby in the family.  Children will learn about newborn characteristics, how they can help with the new baby as well as learn how to safely touch and hold a baby.  A parent is required to attend.

        Cost: $20 per family

        To register, please call 303-730-5810 or register online.

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        Baby care in the 21st Century has changed since you raised your children.  This class gives you the opportunity to learn how and why things have changed so you can help keep your grandchild safe, healthy and happy.  You will learn infant CPR and choking relief techniques, safe sleep guidelines and SIDS prevention, illness and accident prevention as well as identifying and understanding your new role and supporting your child’s parenting decisions.

          Cost: $50 per couple or individual.

          To register, please call 303-730-5810 or register online.

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          Safe Sitter® is a medically-accurate, up-to-date babysitting course that teaches young teens (11 to 15) life and safety skills along with basic CPR training. Learn everything you need to know to be a great sitter. Gain the skills and confidence needed to do the job well and earn parents' trust.

          For more information about Safe Sitter®: www.safesitter.org

          Cost:  $80 per student

          To register, please call 303-730-5810 or register online.

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          This one-day class gives you techniques, exercises and tips for parenting kids of all ages-infants through teens. In the course you will learn how to:

          • Put an end to whining and arguing
          • Reduce the chances of power struggles
          • Help kids learn to solve their own problems
          • Gain respect and cooperation by sharing control
          • Learn to stay calm when you are frustrated or angry
          • Create effective consequences

          This class is appropriate for parent, teachers and caregivers of any age children. Note: Childcare is not provided

          Cost: $80 per couple or individual.

          To register, please call 303-730-5810 or register online.

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