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Programs & Services

Prenatal Education Programs

Public Health offers prenatal education classes for pregnant women, their partners and/or support people.

Later pregnancy classes - Attend in your second or early third trimester:

1. Delivering Your Baby

  • Normal changes in 3rd trimester
  • Stages of labour and birth
  • When to go to the hospital
  • Role of the support person

2. Meeting Your Baby

  • Decision making in labour & delivery
  • When things don’t go as planned
  • What to expect after delivery
  • Getting to know your newborn

3. You and Your New Baby

  • Feeding your baby
  • Learning to breastfeed
  • Understanding and responding to your baby

Birth and Babies: Free online course available through AHS Calgary Zone website.

Contact Details

Ponoka Community Health Centre

5900 2A Highway
Ponoka, Alberta
T4J 1P5
403-783-4491, 403-783-3825
Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

8:30 am - 4:30 pm

8:30 am - 4:30 pm

8:30 am - 4:30 pm

8:30 am - 4:30 pm

8:30 am - 4:00 pm


Closed from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM for lunch.

Service Providers May Include
registered nurses (RNs)
Service Access

Register by calling the Central Zone Prenatal Classes Central Registration Line at 1-855-554-4774 or by calling your local Community Health Centre.  Class dates and locations will be provided during the call.


The Baby Bundle of all three later pregnancy classes is $60; individual classes are $20. The price includes yourself and your labour support person.

Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Service Locations