This one session class at Chester County Hospital in West Chester, PA is for pregnant women who are interested in breastfeeding. The program provides practical information helpful in getting breastfeeding off to a successful start. Topics covered include factors impacting milk production, correct latch and positioning, feeding schedules, and problem solving for a successful breastfeeding experience.

We strongly recommend that you take this class if you are planning to be a breastfeeding mom.

Spouses/significant others are encouraged to attend.

Best taken during the 7th month of pregnancy.

Special Instructions: Please feel free to bring drinks/snacks with you to class. Classes will start promptly at the designated time, so please allow yourself a few extra minutes to arrive.

For Saturday Classes: If you are attending both Newborn Care and Breastfeeding classes, feel free to bring your own lunch or buy lunch in the Chester County Hospital Café.

Fee: $40.00/couple

Registration is required. Please Register Online or Call 610-738-2300.

PLEASE NOTE: We cannot accommodate children of any age or extended family members at any classes.



You are encouraged to use our Free Valet. Please look for and follow the signs to "Hospital Entrance."


Additional Information

If the cost of this program presents a financial hardship for you, please call us at 610.738.2300 to find out how you can determine if you qualify for financial assistance.

If you are on a Medical Assistance Plan, or are a patient of Penn Medicine Chester County Hospital's OB Clinic, your class registration will need to be taken over the phone to better assist you.


Future Sessions:




Chester County Hospital
Mira Conference Room (First floor)
701 East Marshall Street
West Chester, PA 19380

Register by Phone: 610-738-2300


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