Basic Training for New Dads: Iowa - Genesis Health System
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Basic Training for New Dads

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Sep
21
Tue
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28
Tue
Sep 21-28, 2021
Tuesdays
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Online

3 Alternative Dates Available

Basic Training for New Dads is also offered...

Jul
20
Tue
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27
Tue
Tuesdays
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Online
Registration Open
Nov
23
Tue
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Nov
30
Tue
Tuesdays
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
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Registration Open
May
18
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May
25
Tue
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
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Registration Closed

Basic Training for New Dads is a unique program that brings "rookie" fathers-to-be together with "veteran" recent dads.

Fees & Payment

Free

Description

Basic Training for New Dads is a unique program that brings "rookie" fathers-to-be together with "veteran" dads. The veterans also share their babies, when available, with the rookies for hands-on training, and demonstrate how to hold, comfort, diaper, swaddle, relieve gas/colic and play with an infant. The two and one half hour program is focused, humorous and informational.

The Child Abuse Council is committed to ensuring all local families get the support they deserve and proudly sponsors this community course.

Focus on These 3 Main Areas

  1. The time leading up to the birth - getting you and your house in order (packing your bag, making the house safe, getting you ready for what is about to happen).
  2. The actual physical birth / time at the hospital - from a guys perspective, what happens, what emotions do you feel, things to be prepared for.
  3. Leaving the hospital, coming home, forming that parenting team, bonding with your baby (how to change, swaddle, burp, etc.).

In all 3 of these time-frames, we stress the importance of safety, communication and building the strongest parenting team with your significant other.

Instructor(s)

  • To Be Determined

Contact

Genesis BirthCenter - Davenport at 563-421-7794 or send an email

Schedule & Location

Schedule

This event includes all of the 2 meeting times below.
Date Time Location Instructor
1. Tue, September 21 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM Online To Be Determined
2. Tue, September 28 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM Online To Be Determined

Location Details

  • Online

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