Our Educators are experts in their respective fields. Each instructor brings their unique experience to each class and family they teach. We invite you to learn more about our instructors.
The following are useful resources for class participants including insurance reimbursement forms and breast pumps and accessories.
Many insurance companies provide partial or full reimbursement for prenatal classes, Contact your insurance company for your reimbursement process. You will be provided with a class certificate upon completetion of your survey which will be emailed to you. Fallon members receive a 10% discount on all classes. Fallon members must call to register for their classes to receive the discount.
Under the Affordable Care Act you may be eligible for an insurance covered breast pump. Health Baby Essentials in the premier provider of breast pumps and accessories to new and expectant mothers and provides pumps to Umass Memorial Hospital patients.
Healthy Baby Essentials offers:
New England Mothers First- IBCLC Nurse Practitioners contracted with most Massachusetts insurances (home and office visits) Call: 1-508-921-4157
KellyMom.com- General breastfeeding information
Massachusetts Birth Connections- Prenatal & Postpartum community resources
ZipMilk.org- Lactation Consultants/Home Visits
La Leche League International- Breastfeeding information/find support gatherings near you
NIH Drug and Lactation Database (LactMed)- Search for medication interactions while breastfeeding
lowmilksupply.org- Information on low milk supply
bfar.org- Information for breastfeeding after breast surgery
The postpartum period can often be a challenging time for new parents. If you are experiencing any concerning changes in mood or behavior, such as depression, anxiety and obsessive-compulsive activity, do not hesitate to reach out to your provider, therapist or one of the local resources listed below.
Postpartum Support International of MA; Warm Line: 1-866-472-1897
MA Dept. of Public Health; Warm Line: 1-866-472-1897
Jewish Family & Children's Services; 781-647-JFCS (5327)
Cape Cod Neighborhood Support Coalition;508-775-6240 Ext. 512
Parental Stress Hotline: 1-800-632-8188
Healthy Children -- Ages and Stages
Safe Kids -- Safety Tips
CDC -- Developmental Milestones