Prenatal Classes - Aylmer

Prenatal Education at Elgin St. Thomas Public Health is FREE!

In a prenatal breastfeeding class, expecting parents will:

  • Get answers to your questions about having a healthy baby
  • Learn about breastfeeding
  • Talk about changes to your body after the birth of the baby
  • Learn about parenting and caring for your baby
  • Learn about community resources

Prenatal Class Options

Prenatal classes have 2 parts: a Health Unit-led Prenatal Breastfeeding Class and Online Prenatal classes. In the Health Unit class, a Public Health Nurse will teach about preparing for parenting & breastfeeding.

    Prenatal Breastfeeding Class Dates:

    Location:  Aylmer Baptist Church, 153 John Street South, Aylmer, ON (MAP)

    Please note that prenatal sessions are subject to cancellation if registration numbers are low.

    Online Prenatal Classes

    Elgin St. Thomas Public Health provides a FREE online prenatal class option available for expecting parents that can be taken by itself or alongside the in-class session. 

    Visit the Gift of Motherhood eLearning Online Childbirth Education program to learn more.

    Prenatal Class Registration

    Please be advised: If you are having any pain, bleeding, or you feel as if something is wrong, call your health care provider immediately, go to the nearest emergency department, or call 911 for help.

    St. Thomas and Elgin County residents will be given priority when registering for prenatal classes.  Registrants living outside of Elgin County will be put on a wait list until we can confirm there is enough space to accommodate extra people.

    Last Updated: November 17, 2016
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