At Henry Community Health, our women and children’s care team is dedicated to providing an exceptional, patient-centered pregnancy and childbirth experience designed for the best long-term outcomes. From prenatal visits and childbirth classes to labor and delivery and recovering in a state-of-the-art birthing suite, we provide the full range of services for parents-to-be and their babies. 

Women’s and Children’s Services

Since no two parents or babies are alike, we offer a range of services and classes to meet your needs: 

  • Prenatal Class. This class takes place during a single Saturday session, or in sessions that take place once a week for two weeks or three.
    • Understand the labor and delivery process for vaginal and c-section deliveries.
    • Learn about pain management options during and after delivery. Learn how to care for yourself postpartum and your baby.
    • Tour the WCU so that you can become familiar with your Birth Care Center
  • Breastfeeding Class. This class is offered once a month in the evening.
    • Learn about why breastfeeding is the preferred feeding method.
    • Learn about the anatomy and physiology of lactation.
    • Learn tips for successful latching and positions for breastfeeding.
    • Discuss problem-solving for pumping and storing milk.
    • Get help with how to obtain an insurance-provided breast pump.
  • Feeding Support Group. This class typically takes place on the second Monday and fourth Tuesday of each month.  

Prenatal Class Schedule:

  • October 2023
    • Tuesday, October 3rd and 10th from 6 to 8:30 p.m.
    • Saturday, October 21st from 9 a,m, to 4 p.m.
  • November 2023
    • Tuesday, November 7th and 14th from 6 to 8:30 p.m.
  • December 2023 (In 2024, the prenatal class will alternate each month between Tuesday evenings and Saturday mornings.)
    • Saturday, December 16th from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • January 2024
    • Saturday, January 6th from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • February 2024
    • Tuesday, February 6th, 13th, and 20th from 6 to 8:30 p.m.
  • March 2024
    • Saturday, March 2nd from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • April 2024
    • Tuesday, April 2nd, 9th, and 16th from 6 to 8:30 p.m.
  • May 2024
    • Saturday, May 4th from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • June 2024
    • Tuesday, June 4th, 11th, and 18th from 6 to 8:30 p.m.
  • July 2024
    • Saturday, July 6th from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • August 2024
    • Tuesday, August 6th, 13th, and 20th, from 6 to 8:30 p.m.
  • September 2024
    • Saturday, September 7th from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • October 2024
    • Tuesday, October 1st, 8th, and 15th, from 6 to 8:30 p.m. 
  • November 2024
    • Saturday, November 2nd from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • December 2024
    • Thursday, December 7th from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Breastfeeding Class Schedule:

  • October 2023
    • Tuesday, October 24th from 6 to 8:30 p.m.
  • November 2023
    • Tuesday, November 21st from 6 to 8:30 p.m.
  • December 2023
    • Tuesday, December 12th from 6 to 8:30 p.m.
  • January 2024
    • Tuesday, January 9th from 6 to 8:30 p.m.
  • February 2024
    • Tuesday, February 27th from 6 to 8:30 p.m.
  • March 2024
    • Tuesday, March 5th from 6 to 8:30 p.m.
  • April 2024
    • Tuesday, April 23rd from 6 to 8:30 p.m.
  • May 2024
    • Tuesday, May 7th from 6 to 8:30 p.m.
  • June 2024
    • Tuesday, June 25th from 6 to 8:30 p.m.
  • July 2024
    • Tuesday, July 9th from 6 to 8:30 p.m.
  • August 2024
    • Tuesday, August 27th from 6 to 8:30 p.m.
  • September 2024
    • Tuesday, September 10th from 6 to 8:30 p.m.
  • October 2024
    • Tuesday, October 22nd from 6 to 8:30 p.m.
  • November 2024
    • Tuesday, November 5th from 6-8:30 p.m.
  • December 2024
    • Tuesday, December 10th from 6 to 8:30 p.m.

Feeding Support Group Schedule:

  • October 2023
    • Thursday, October 12th from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
    • Monday, October 23rd from 5 to 7 p.m.
  • November 2023
    • Tuesday, November 14th from 5 to 7 p.m.
  • December 2023
    • Monday, December 11th from 5 to 7 p.m.
  • January 2024
    • Monday, January 8th from 5 to 7 p.m.
    • Thursday, January 25th from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • February 2024
    • Monday, February 12th from 5 to 7 p.m. 
    • Thursday, February 22nd from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • March 2024
    • Monday, March 11th from 5 to 7 p.m.
    • Thursday, March 28th from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • April 2024
    • Monday, April 8th from 5 to 7 p.m.
    • Thursday, April 25th from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • May 2024
    • Monday, May 13th from 5 to 7 p.m.
    • Thursday, May 23rd from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • June 2024
    • Monday, June 10th from 5 to 7 p.m.
    • Thursday, June 27th from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • July 2024
    • Monday, July 8th from 5 to 7 p.m.
    • Thursday, July 25th from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • August 2024
    • Monday, August 12th from 5 to 7 p.m.
    • Thursday, August 22nd from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • September 2024
    • Monday, September 9th from 5 to 7 p.m.
    • Thursday, September 26th from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • October 2024
    • Monday, October 14th from 5 to 7 p.m.
    • Thursday, October 24th from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • November 2024
    • Monday, November 11th from 5 to 7 p.m.
  • December 2024
    • Monday, December 9th from 5 to 7 p.m.

The comfortable and modern birthing suites at Henry Community Health are designed to provide fast and efficient care for mother and baby while maintaining the peaceful and relaxing environment families need during labor, delivery, and recovery.