This list of Free Parenting Classes and Child Development Classes is offered, because when you come home from the hospital, you may be feeling a little overwhelmed. They've handed you precious cargo to take care of and sent you on your way. But help is out there for you, and much of it is free! That's good news! You can learn baby basics, breastfeeding, CPR, and even get financial advice. And you will probably even make some friends at the in-store classes.
Babies "R" Us New Parents Classes
They offer free classes, such as: Baby Basics Class, Breastfeeding Class, Infant CPR Class and more. Check the online listing for classes available in your area.
Gymboree Play & Music Free Classes
They offer classes such as: Gymboree Play & Learn, Music, Art, Sports, Family and School Skills for the ages of 0 - 5 years old.
Kindermusik Free Classes
They offer child development through music and movement classes to children aged newborn to age seven. They offer at least one free class.
A 10-day online course that will assist you in making room in your budget for your new baby, and help you to tackle baby expenses, learn how to handle maternity leave, health insurance, get a grasp on your will, life insurance, tax breaks, college savings and more.
Gerber's Free Consultation and Support
Gerber offers free Nutrition consultation over-the-phone so that you can develop a healthy eating plan for your baby; understand how often you baby should be eating; learn how and when to introduce your child to certain foods, and more.
They also offer over-the-phone Breastfeeding support by Board Certified Lactation Consultants and can answer any of your questions concerning breastfeeding in a free (up to) 15-minute session.