Childbirth Education Program - Crozer-Keystone Health System - PA

Childbirth Education Programs

Classes include information from pregnancy to newborn care and breastfeeding, and everything in between.The key to good health that lasts a lifetime begins before your baby is born. We offer tours of The Maternity Center, as well as a variety of maternal/child health education classes to help families prepare for the birth and care of an infant.

Classes include information from pregnancy to newborn care and breastfeeding, and everything in between. Offerings vary by site, either at Crozer-Chester Medical Center or Delaware County Memorial Hospital. For more information on childbirth education at Crozer, call 610-447-2084. To learn more about DCMH's programs and birth packages, call 610-284-8892.


Special arrangements can be made to tour the Maternity Center. Call (610) 447-2084 for information about the times available.

Childbirth Educators

Every nurse educator has experience in the field of obstetrics and special certification as a childbirth educator. These professionals are sensitive to the individual needs of each parent they encounter.

Upcoming Events

  • Labor Preparation – Breathing & Relaxation Therapies

    This class helps prepare the expectant mom and her birth partner with breathing and relaxation techniques to use during labor.

  • Maternity Tour

    The maternity tour provides an opportunity for expectant parents and their support team members to meet with a Childbirth Educator and tour the Labor & Delivery and Postpartum Units.

  • Labor Preparation Overview

    This class is designed to help the expectant mom and her birth partner understand the process of labor and delivery, role of the support person, pain management options and the possibility of cesarean birth.

  • Newborn Basics

    This class introduces expectant parents and support team members to the world of caring for infants. The class covers early infant care, diapering, umbilical cord care, infant safety and other helpful information.

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