Health Education

Childbirth Express/Ascension Saint Joseph-Joliet

Learn what to expect during childbirth at Ascension Saint Joseph - Joliet , including delivery options, pain relief methods and how your support person can help you.

Cost

Registration

Bring your lunch or money for the cafeteria.

Fee: $50

Other Dates and Times

WhenDate Time Registration
Saturday
March 18, 2023
9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Saturday
April 29, 2023
9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Saturday
May 20, 2023
9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
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Be ready for your baby's arrival with this class. Invite your partner or support person and learn what to expect before, during and after your delivery. Topics include:

  • The stages and phases of labor
  • Types of delivery, including vaginal delivery, Cesarean section and vaginal delivery after Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Labor pain relief methods, including epidurals and natural comfort measures

A tour of the Family Birthing Suites is included in this class.

Please plan to complete this class one month prior to your due date.