Programs, Classes and Events

Managing the Aging Process – Communicating Compassionately with Your Loved Ones

When: December 19, 2017 from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Where: Council Rooms, USC Verdugo Hills Hospital

This lecture series is designed to present ideas and information, and foster community for those of us who are growing older. Caregivers, Alzheimer’s patients, those at risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia, friends and family members are

  • Life After Prostate Cancer

Seminar: Life After Prostate Cancer Treatment

  • VHH Speak Easy Meetings

Speak Easy: A Communication Group for Stroke and Traumatic Brain Injury Survivors

Presented by USC Verdugo Hills Hospital

FREE Breastfeeding Support Group

Breastfeeding can be a challenge, so join us for breastfeeding advice and support. The support group is facilitated by Traci Kalaba, IBCLC, who is a lactation educator.

When: Fridays, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m.

Where: 4th floor Council Room, USC Verdugo Hills Hospital

No registration required.

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FREE New Mother’s Forum Support Group

Your birth is experience is unique, but there are common feelings and experiences shared by all new mothers. The New Mother’s Forum is an ongoing, informal discussion group designed to help mothers ease through the adjustments of having a new baby. Nutrition, baby care, and growth and development during infancy are some of the topics

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Infant Care Workshop

Using Life-like dolls, you will practice:

Diapering
Bathing
Holding
Swaddling
Temperature Taking
Cord Care
And much more!

Cost: $35 if you are delivering at VHH or $40 if you deliver elsewhere.

For information and registration, contact the Family Education Program at 818-952-2272. *Classes fill quickly, please schedule early.*

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Breast Feeding Workshop

This practical workshop taught by a certified lactation educator once a month will help you to prepare to breastfeed your baby.

COST: $25 if you delivered at VHH or $30 if you delivered elsewhere.

For information and registration, contact the Family Education Program at 818-952-2272. *Classes fill quickly, please schedule early.*

TOPICS THAT WILL BE ADDRESSED INCLUDE:

Importance of skin

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Infant CPR and Safety Training

This two-hour class is designed for new or expectant parents, grandparents, babysitters or anyone who deals with infants from birth to one year on a regular basis. The course is designed in conjunction with the guidelines established by the American Heart Association.

Attendees can expect to learn:

Specialized CPR Skills
Infant Resuscitation
Choking Maneuvers
Electrical Safety

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FREE Beginnings/Early Pregnancy Class and Tour

Join our Beginnings class to learn what to expect during pregnancy and much more. Participants also get a complimentary tour of our labor and delivery and postpartum area.

The class addresses:

Proper nutrition
Baby’s growth and development in the womb
Common discomforts of pregnancy
Much more.

This class is designed for early pregnancy, so please call as

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