Initiating Lactation 

This class is designed to prepare you and your partner for feeding and caring for your newborn.  We will discuss early breastfeeding norms as well as care for your new family member.  Learning about how your breasts and baby work, practicing techniques for latching and caring for your infant will leave you empowered and prepared for the early postpartum period.

 

The Birth House 

2120 Pacific Avenue SE Olympia, WA 98506

Classes offered to all Around the Circle clients at no charge on the third Tuesday of each month.

Call (360) 459-7222 to schedule 

Olympia Wellness Center 

2417 Pacific Avenue SE Olympia, WA 98501

2019/2020 Class Schedule:

December 3rd, January 7th, February 4th, March 3rd, April 7th, May 5th, June 2nd, July 7th, August 4th, September 1st, October 6th, November 3rd & December 1st. 

6-8pm

$40 per couple

Making Peace with Pumping

Preparing for pumping is the key to transitioning back to work peacefully while maintaining your milk supply.  In this class, you will learn how to maximize milk removal, safely handle and store your milk and discuss the logistics of pumping.  Whether you are returning to work or are exclusively pumping for your newborn, this class is a must!

Olympia Wellness Center 

2417 Pacific Avenue SE Olympia, WA 98501

2019/2020 Class Schedule:

December 10th, January 14th, February 11th, March 10th, April 14th, May 12th, June 9th, July 14th, August 11th, September 8th, October 13th, November 10th & December 8th.

6-8pm

$40 per couple

Classes are taught by Sarah Cassidy, RN, BSN, IBCLC, LMT  

& Kenzie Olson, IBCLC (candidate)