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Programs & Services


Prenatal Education Classes

Prenatal education classes for women and their partner or support person.

Classes provide information on:

  • labour
  • birth (vaginal and cesarean delivery)
  • postpartum care of mom and newborn
  • relaxation and breathing exercises
  • breastfeeding

Clients normally attend the classes in the last 3 months of their pregnancy. There are 2 class times offered:

  • a weekday evening program held once a week for 5 weeks
  • a 2 day weekend program held during the day

Preference for registration is given to clients who are planning on delivering at the Grey Nuns Hospital.

Contact Details

Grey Nuns Community Hospital

Address
1100 Youville Drive NW
Edmonton, Alberta
T6L 5X8
Telephone
780-735-7000 (Switchboard)
Fax
780-735-7500 (Switchboard)
Getting There

Public transportation available

Hours of Operation
Note

Wednesday - evening class
Thursday -  evening class
Saturday, Sunday - week-end class

Access
Service Providers May Include
registered nurses (RNs)
Eligibility

Pregnant women and their partner or support person.

Service Access

You may register by contacting the prenatal booking clerk. An automated message system will answer your call and give you several options, please follow the directions. If you leave a message, a booking clerk will contact you within 7 days.

You can also visit the Covenant Health website to learn more about the prenatal programs and to register online.


Fees

There are class fees. Please call for information.


Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services