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The Baby Place Academy®: Education & Support

You’re excited for this new chapter of life — but you have some questions. So we gathered our expert educators and resources to help prepare you and your family for your new arrival. Our classes are designed to make you feel confident about the journey to parenthood.

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Childbirth classes. Breastfeeding support. Baby care basics. The Baby Place Academy will be your village even before your baby arrives. And with four locations throughout Central Florida to choose from, help is close to home.

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The 4th Trimester Class - Your Body After Baby

Everyone shares what to expect when you’re expecting, but what about your body after baby? Whether you’re expecting your first child or you’ve just welcomed your newest addition, learn more about the “fourth trimester” through this informative class about changes you can expect and how to prepare.

Choose a location to register:

Winter Park
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The Gift of Motherhood Childbirth Class - One Day

You’re eagerly awaiting your baby’s arrival, and you want to make sure you’re fully prepared. At AdventHealth for Women, The Gift of Motherhood Childbirth classes give you everything you need to know about the experience of childbirth. As specialists in women’s health, we make sure we cover all your concerns and questions. And we do it in a way you understand, so that you and your support partner feel confident about welcoming your newborn into the world.

For your convenience, we offer two ways to take The Gift of Motherhood Childbirth class: as a four-class series or as a one-day class. Both versions come with videos and educational articles, and your personal copy of the course book. 

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Celebration Orlando Winter Park
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The Gift Of Motherhood Childbirth Class - The Series

You’re eagerly awaiting your baby’s arrival, and you want to make sure you’re fully prepared. At AdventHealth for Women, The Gift of Motherhood Childbirth classes give you everything you need to know about the experience of childbirth. As specialists in women’s health, we make sure we cover all your concerns and questions. And we do it in a way you understand, so that you and your support partner feel confident about welcoming your newborn into the world.

For your convenience, we offer two ways to take The Gift of Motherhood Childbirth class: as a four-class series or as a one-day class. Both versions come with videos and educational articles, and your personal copy of the course book. 

Choose a location to register:

Altamonte Celebration Orlando Winter Park
Newborn baby girl with mother

Breastfeeding Class

Nursing is beautiful, but hard work. It’s a little bit easier if you have a better idea of what to expect. Learn about positioning, proper latching, pumping tips, and techniques to help you relax, feed, and bond with your bundle of joy.

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Altamonte Celebration Orlando Winter Park
Infant and Child CPR class

Infant And Child CPR

Maybe you took CPR in high school. Maybe you never learned it at all. With a baby in your home, it’s time to refresh your memory or learn for the first time how to immediately respond should your baby stop breathing, start choking, or experience another kind of emergency. Our Infant and Child CPR class prepares you to act.

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Altamonte Celebration Orlando Winter Park
Comfort Measures for Labor and Birth Class

Comfort Measures For Labor And Birth

You’ve gone through the basics of childbirth. But now you want to know more about how to stay calm through your labor. Let us show you how, with our Comfort Measures for Labor and Birth class.

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Celebration Orlando Winter Park
Pain relief during delivery

Epidural Anesthesia

You’re excited to meet your baby, but you may be a bit nervous about labor and delivery. If you’re interested in pain management during childbirth, this class separates fact from myth about epidurals — the anesthesia administered during labor to ease pain and discomfort — and discusses the different types of epidurals. 

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Orlando Winter Park
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The Basics Of Caring For Your New Baby

Whether you’re a grandparent, adoptive parent, or a third-time parent who needs a quick refresher, we’ll give you a foundation for baby care.

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Altamonte Celebration Orlando Winter Park
New Sibling Class

Sibling Class

Introducing your older children to their baby sibling is a special, memorable moment. You want everything to go smoothly when you bring your newborn home to the family. Our Sibling Class prepares young children for the arrival of a new brother or sister. The instruction is best fit for children between the ages of 4 through 10 years old. Future siblings will learn about becoming a big brother or sister. They will practice diapering, holding, wrapping and feeding a baby doll.

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Altamonte Orlando Winter Park
Father holding newborn baby

Boot Camp For New Dads

Caring for a new baby is a partnership. Our Boot Camp for New Dads covers the basics of baby care, including how to help and care for the joyful new mom.

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Altamonte Orlando Winter Park
Cesarean Section Delivery Class

Cesarean Section (C-Section) Class

Perhaps your doctor is recommending a C-section delivery. Your baby’s well-being is paramount and you want to feel comfortable about this decision. Together, let’s address any concerns you have about a C-section. This single-session class carefully explains the process — and what you can expect during your recovery.

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Winter Park
Meet Fido Class

Meet Fido - Introducing Baby to Dog

You’re delighted to bring your new baby home, but your dog isn’t too sure about this new family member. Our Meet Fido class covers the basics for introducing your baby to another important member of your household, your dog.
 

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Altamonte Orlando
Happiest Baby Class

Happiest Baby Class

You’re ready for the smiles and the giggles, but you may be concerned about how to comfort your baby when he or she cries or fusses. In our Happiest Baby class, learn an extraordinary approach to calming your newborn. 

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Winter Park
The Baby Bunch

The Baby Bunch

When you give birth, you become a member of a very special group: new moms. The Baby Bunch is a weekly gathering for new mothers where you can support one another and share parenting tips, milestones, and joys. A trained facilitator is there to keep the discussion flowing with information about infant development, breastfeeding, maternal health, and more.

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Altamonte Celebration Orlando Winter Park
Pregnant mom in yoga

Prenatal Yoga

Your body is constantly changing during pregnancy. You need time to take some deep breaths and relax. Our new Prenatal Yoga classes help you increase strength and flexibility, and clear your mind. The breathing and relaxation techniques will also help you be more comfortable during labor.

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Altamonte Orlando
Pregnant mothers in fitness class

Dancing for Birth™

Feel great throughout your pregnancy, improve fetal wellness, experience an easier birth, and bond with your newborn while you get some exercise. Dancing For Birth™ supports women from preconception to postpartum with dance exercises that increase flexibility and stamina.

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Orlando Celebration Winter Park
Safe Sitter Class

Safe Sitter Class

Babysitting can be the best first job, and you want to make sure you know what to do to prevent accidents and handle emergencies. Since 1980, the Safe Sitter program has been teaching girls and boys, ages 11 to 14 years old, best practices for caring for babies, including newborns.

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Little Music Makers (0-6 Months)

Babies love music. With Little Music Makers, you and your baby can sing, play, and share the joy and whimsy of music while fostering language, movement, and social-emotional development milestones. 

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Orlando
Babies learning to play music

Little Music Makers (6-12 Months)

Babies love music. With Little Music Makers, you and your baby can sing, play, and share the joy and whimsy of music while fostering language, movement, and social-emotional development milestones. 

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Orlando
Little Music Makers

Little Music Makers (12-18 Months)

Babies love music. With Little Music Makers, you and your baby can sing, play, and share the joy and whimsy of music while fostering language, movement, and social-emotional development milestones. 

Choose a location to register:

Orlando

Breastfeeding Support

According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, breastfeeding can satisfy all your infant’s nutritional needs for the first six months of life. But it’s about more than just feeding — it also creates quality bonding time with your child that comforts them and nurtures feelings of safety, security and love.

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