Pregnancy and Childbirth Classes and Resources

You may be a new mom who has a lot of questions about childbirth and wants to know what to expect. You may have other children but have forgotten a few baby basics. Or maybe you're just excited!

Education is the first step to becoming the parent you want to be. We offer maternity and parenting classes for moms and dads taught by Registered Nurses, board-certified lactation consultants and health educators with expertise in birth and childcare.

Childbirth classes

In addition to the childbirth classes listed below, the Women's Health Center offers prenatal and childbirth classes in Brentwood.

Convenience Childbirth Class

This unique childbirth class is an online course coupled with one in-person evening class at the Women's Health Center. The comprehensive online program allows you to review all the information at your own pace and on your schedule.

If you are already registered for the Convenience Class, go to our login page

Si ya está registrada para la clase de conveniencia, sigue adelante a nuestra página de inicio de sesión

Low Intervention Childbirth

This four-week class is for those who plan to deliver without medication or with limited medical intervention. It focuses on relaxation and breathing techniques.

Prepared Childbirth

You can learn this practical approach to childbirth in one or two sessions. This class is for couples who want in-class instruction and enjoy interacting and learning with other parents.

Online Preparation

This comprehensive, interactive online class covers all the basics you would receive in a traditional childbirth class.

Childbirth packages

Create your own customized childbirth package and enjoy savings of 20% or more when you purchase multiple classes in a single transaction. Your package can include:

  • Childbirth class of your choice
  • Infant and Child CPR
  • Breastfeeding Your Infant
  • Newborn Care
  • More

View all our classes and packages and class availability

Resources for after Childbirth


Our MuirMommies support groups offer opportunities to network and develop relationships with other MuirMommies and their babies.

Sharing your experiences and concerns about parenthood is a powerful way to develop lasting friendships. Group discussions, education and self-awareness provide tools to help you transition into your new role as a mom.

Led by experienced facilitators who specialize in a range of topics, you'll discuss everything from parenting and lactation to relationships and pelvic floor issues.

MuirMommies Best Beginnings 0-3 months

• MuirMommies Back to Work 0-12 months

• MuirMommies 4-12 months

The Wonderful World of Solids
Child Proofing
Teething and Tooth Care
Baby Sign Language
Sleep: Is Anybody Getting Any?
Discipline: When Does It Start?
Infant Development
Infant Massage
Places to Go with Babies
Developmental Play: Game & Activities for Babies
Infant Brain Development: Your Baby's Emerging Personality

Follow the links above or call (925) 941-7900 to register for MuirMommies.

Other resources

We offer free resources for you during this important time in your life.

Our Pregnancy and New Parent Assistance Team offers convenient support to you and your newborn before and after delivery. If you have questions about pregnancy, or want to find a class or support group, we can help you. Call us at (925) 941-7900.

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