Newborn Parenting Support Group - Alma

Whether someone is a first-time parent or a seasoned expert, caring for a newborn can be overwhelming. To help parents through the transition, MyMichigan Medical Center Alma offers the Newborn Parenting Support Group.

Led by experienced childbirth educators, the Newborn Parenting Support Group covers a new topic each week. Discussions focus on the special needs of group members as they adjust to their baby and new role as parents.

Topics include infant nutrition, breastfeeding tips, mental and physical adjustments to new motherhood, fussy babies, sleep schedules, communicating with your baby (nonverbal communication, music, sign language), developmental milestones for the first year and physical/occupational/speech therapy as well as postpartum exercises and pelvic floor disorders.

Dates: Every Tuesday

Time: 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Location: MyMichigan Medical Center Alma
                    300 E. Warwick Drive, Alma, MI 48801

Conference Room: Wilcox Auditorium

Questions: For more information, call Lynda Bear at (989) 339-7033 or e-mail at lynda.bear@mymichigan.org.

Cost: Free

Personal Assistance

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Phone (989) 837-9090

Toll Free (800) 999-3199

Hours 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Monday - Friday, Eastern Time