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.


July 2017

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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3
  • Baby Talk-Caring For Yourself Session 8
4
  • HOLIDAY-CLOSED
5
  • LAbor 101 Session 1
6
  • Financial Basics
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10
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome Session 19
11
  • Eating Smart and Being Active Session 2
12
  • Labor 101 Session 2
13
  • Quality Child Care Session 20
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  • Pediatric Emergencies Session 21
18
  • Eating Smart and Being Active Session 3
19
  • Lynchburg Q2 Recap
  • Labor 101 Session 3
20
  • Stress Management
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24
  • The Bond of Fatherhood Session 22
25
  • Eating Smart and Being Active Session 4
26
  • Labor 101 Session 4
27
  • Childhood Immunizations Session 16
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  • Infant CPR Session 12
July 24, 2017
  • The Bond of Fatherhood Session 22
    July 24, 2017 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
    Blue Ridge Pregnancy Center, 1915 Thomson Dr # A, Lynchburg, VA 24501, USA

    This video shows the important role that a father plays in a child’s life.


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July 25, 2017
  • Eating Smart and Being Active Session 4
    July 25, 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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July 26, 2017
  • Labor 101 Session 4
    July 26, 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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July 27, 2017
  • Childhood Immunizations Session 16
    July 27, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
    Blue Ridge Pregnancy Center, 1915 Thomson Dr # A, Lynchburg, VA 24501, USA

    You will learn the history of vaccines, if vaccines are safe and if they are really needed, according to the CDC.


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July 28, 2017
July 29, 2017
July 30, 2017