*Minimum of 2 couples to hold class* Childbirth preparation program designed to empower women to make informed choices in healthcare, to take responsibility for their health, and trust their inner wisdom. Implemented in three sessions,this class will show women and their support person how to achieve as normal and natural a birth as possible. Information is provided on comfort measures, relaxation, medication and anesthesia. A partner (who will be with you in labor) is recommended. Class series should be completed by 36-37 weeks pregnant. The fee is $100.00 dollars and is non refundable. Dress comfortably. It is mandatory to bring two pillows to class. It’s suggested to bring a snack. Park on the 1st floor of the Hudson Garage and enter the hospital on the 1st floor. Use the elevators to your immediate left after entering the hospital for access to the 4th floor Woman and Child Services Classroom.