Parenting and Life Skills

About the classes


In order to support the health and strength of growing families, we offer Parenting and Life Skills Classes, which includes a library of videos, print resources and live classroom interaction. Topics include fetal development, changes to the body during pregnancy, coping with morning sickness, labor and delivery, the baby’s first year, the toddler years, and many others. We also provide informational resources on breastfeeding, smoking during pregnancy, stress management, financial planning, nutrition & exercise, filing for child support, referrals for community services and many other issues important to expectant and new mothers.

Class Calendar

In order to attend classes please call to make an appointment.


August 2017

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
1
  • Eating Smart and Being Active Session 5
2
  • Breastfeeding Session 1
3
  • Financial Basics
4
5
6
7
  • Freedon From Smoking Session 1
8
  • Eating Smart and Being Active Session 6
9
  • Breastfeeding Session 2
10
  • Routine Illnesses Session 15
11
12
13
14
  • Freedom From Smoking Sesion 2
15
  • 2nd Trimester Session 4
16
  • Breastfeeding Session 3
17
  • Discipline-Teaching Limits With Love Session 23
18
19
20
21
  • Freedom From Smoking Session 3
22
  • Eating Smart and Being Active Session 7
23
  • Breastfeeding Session 4
24
  • Stress Management
25
26
27
28
  • 3rd Trimester Session 5
29
  • Eating Smart and Being Active
30
  • Going it Alone Session 13
31
  • Ready To Learn Session 24
August 19, 2017
August 20, 2017
August 21, 2017
  • Freedom From Smoking Session 3
    August 21, 2017 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
    Blue Ridge Pregnancy Center, 1915 Thomson Dr # A, Lynchburg, VA 24501, USA

    A three session series to help smokers manage cravings, thoughts, and the social relationships to maximize quit rates and remain smoke free.


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August 22, 2017
  • Eating Smart and Being Active Session 7
    August 22, 2017 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
    Blue Ridge Pregnancy Center, 1915 Thomson Dr # A, Lynchburg, VA 24501, USA

    Developing a healthy approach to eating and activity. In each of the 9 classes in this series a healthy snack is prepared and served.


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August 23, 2017
  • Breastfeeding Session 4
    August 23, 2017 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
    Blue Ridge Pregnancy Center, 1915 Thomson Dr # A, Lynchburg, VA 24501, USA

    A four session series. These videos will teach you why and how to breastfeed your baby.


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August 24, 2017
  • Stress Management
    August 24, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
    Blue Ridge Pregnancy Center, 1915 Thomson Dr # A, Lynchburg, VA 24501, USA

    Stress doesn’t always originate from just “big” issues at work, home or relationships. More likely, stress results from a combination of “big” and “little” issues that cause side effects. Learn stress management techniques that will equip you to overcome and deal with the pressures in your life.


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August 25, 2017