Breastfeeding Class | USC Verdugo Hills Hospital
Infant Care Workshop

Breastfeeding Class

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

What We Will Cover

Just some of the topics we’ll go over include:

  • Answers to commonly asked questions
  • Common problems and solutions
  • Getting your baby to latch-on correctly
  • Importance of skin to skin contact
  • Medications and Diet
  • Milk Production
  • Sleep stages
  • Returning to work/pumping
  • When to seek help


Frequently Asked Questions

  • How much does this class cost?

    For a family of USC-VHH, the cost is $25. For a non–USC-VHH family, the cost is $30.

  • How is payment collected?

    Please contact us to arrange payment options before the beginning of the class.

  • How long does this class take?

    This is a 2-hour class.

  • When is this class?

    This class meets once a month. For information and registration, contact the Family Education Program at 818-952-2272.

  • Where does this class take place?

    USC Verdugo Hills Hospital
    1812 Verdugo Blvd, 4th floor, Council Room
    Glendale, CA 91208

  • When is the ideal time to take this class for best results

    The ideal time to take this class is between your sixth and eighth month of pregnancy.

  • Are there any prerequisites for this class?

    There are no prerequisites for this class.

  • Whom can I contact for additional information?

    For more information, you can contact our Family Education Coordinator,
    Teri Rice, at (818) 952-2272 or Teri.Rice@vhh.usc.edu.

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