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Programs & Services


Prenatal Education Programs

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

This in-person service is not offered during public health restrictions for COVID-19.

Nutrition class is offered by Zoom (virtual health)

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

Delivering Your Baby

  • normal changes in 3rd trimester
  • stages of labour and birth
  • when to go to the hospital
  • role of the support person

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

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

Vegreville Community Health Centre

Address
5318 50 Street
Vegreville, Alberta
T9C 1R1
Telephone
780-632-3331
Fax
780-632-4334
Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

Monday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Tuesday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Wednesday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Thursday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Friday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Access
Service Providers May Include
registered nurses (RNs)
Service Access

See the AHS Prenatal webpage for information and registration for online virtual classes.

For education options and to register for classes call the Central Zone Prenatal Classes Central Registration Line or by calling your local Community Health Centre. Education options, and class dates and locations will be provided during the call.


Fees

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


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Better Beginnings Prenatal Education, Childbirth Education, Earlybird Classes, Perinatal Education, Prenatal Classes, Prenatal Education