The Bravo Baby newborn series is made up of two class sessions. Learn more about each below.
It is requested that you bring your Partners in Care binder along to EVERY class. It will be referenced during the classes. If you are a foster or adoptive parent, the Partners in Care binder can be provided for you.
Class Session 1: Oh Baby! It’s Your Birthday!
It is all about the newborn baby now! Learn what to expect from this little person, and gain hands-on practice of some basic newborn care.
Embark on your new adventure with baby during this overview on what to expect during the first 24 hours of your baby’s life. Learn about the miraculous changes that will occur as your baby transitions from the comfort of the womb to the big, new world and the care your baby will receive during this time.
- APGAR Score
- Newborn Appearance
- The Baby’s First Day—What Happens?
- The Hospital Stay
- Hospital Resources
- Travel Home Safely
Class Session 2: Making Memories
Treasure the everyday milestones in your baby’s life as you learn the basics of taking care of baby at home. You will take away tips on infant sleeping, feeding, bathing and crying to ensure your baby is safe, secure and satisfied!
- Daily Newborn Cares
- Well Fed & Satisfied
- Safe Sleep and Tummy Time
- Infant Massage
- Development and Communication
- When to See the Doctor
- Learning Opportunities
Presented by St. Cloud Hospital Women & Children’s Center. We look forward to seeing you at class.
Park in the North Visitor Lot or the North Visitor Ramp at St. Cloud Hospital. Enter through the North Entrance and go to the Lakes Elevator. Take the elevator to the 3rd floor. The Women & Children Center Classroom is straight ahead.
There are vending machines located on the 3rd floor, but you are encouraged to bring your own snacks and drinks. An ice machine and water are available. Please bring your own covered drink container because drinking cups are not supplied. The Riverfront Dining Room will be open, if you would like to buy a snack before class.
If you are unable to attend a class you have registered and paid for, please call 320-656-7021 and request a refund.
St. Cloud Hospital Women & Children's Center at 320-656-7021