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.


October 2017

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
1
2
  • 1rst Trimester Session 1
3
  • Baby To Be Sesion 3
4
  • Labor 101 Session 1
5
  • Infant CPR Session 12
6
7
8
9
  • Childhood Immunizations Sesion 16
10
  • Eating Smart and Being Active Session 4
11
  • Labor 101 Session 2
12
  • Pediatric Emergencies Session 21
13
14
15
16
  • Quality Child Care Session 20
17
  • Eating Smart and Being Active Session 5
18
  • Lynchburg Q3 Recap
  • Labor 101 Session 3
19
  • Financial Basics
20
21
22
23
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome Session 19
24
  • Eating smart and Being Active Session 6
25
  • Labor 101 Session 4
26
  • Stress Management
27
28
29
30
  • The Happiest Baby on the Block Session 17
31
  • Eating Smart and Being Active Session 7
October 23, 2017
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome Session 19
    October 23, 2017 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
    Blue Ridge Pregnancy Center, 1915 Thomson Dr # A, Lynchburg, VA 24501, USA

    This video will discuss the damage that shaking a baby can cause. It will also discuss coping skills to use when a person is stressed.


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October 24, 2017
  • Eating smart and Being Active Session 6
    October 24, 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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October 25, 2017
  • Labor 101 Session 4
    October 25, 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 discuss each stage of labor, birth options, breathing, and relaxation techniques.


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October 26, 2017
  • Stress Management
    October 26, 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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October 27, 2017
October 28, 2017
October 29, 2017