Childbirth, Parenting& Family Resources

Comprehensive Classes

While babies don't come with an instruction book, Aurora Health Care Birthing Centers in Wisconsin offer a comprehensive series of classes that are both informative and engaging to help you take better care of yourself and your baby.

To schedule a personalized tour of the Birthing Center nearest you, contact one of our birthing centers.

  • Labor and birth
  • Breastfeeding
  • Newborn care
  • Infant CPR
  • Online labor, birth, newborn care and breastfeeding courses

Wisconsin Resources

Consumer Advocacy

Recommended Reading

Books available for purchase in childbirth education classes:

  • The Baby Book by William Sears and Martha Sears
  • The Birth Partner by Penny Simkin
  • Breastfeeding Made Simple by Nancy Mohrbacher and Kathleen Kendall-Tackett
  • Caring for Your Baby and Young Child, Revised Edition, Birth to Age 5 by American Academy of Pediatrics
  • The Expectant Parents' Companion by Kathleen Huggins
  • Healthy Sleep Habits, Happy Child by Marc Weissbluth
  • The Joy of Pregnancy by Tori Kropp
  • Mothering Multiplesby Karen Kerkhoff Gromada
  • The Nursing Mother's Companion by Kathleen Huggins
  • The Nursing Mother's Guide to Weaning by Kathleen Huggins
  • Nursing Mother, Working Mother by Gale Pryor and Kathleen Huggins
  • Pregnancy, Childbirth and the Newborn by Penny Simkins, Janet Whalley, Ann Keppler, Janelle Durham, April Bolding
  • So That’s What They're For! by Janet Tamara
  • The Ultimate Breastfeeding Book of Answers by Jack Newman and Teresa Pitman