linked in pixel

Breastfeeding Class

This class is designed to teach new moms the basics of breastfeeding, including the benefits of breastfeeding, early feeding, positioning, latching on and milk production. You will learn about breast anatomy, hormones, the importance of the exclusive breast milk feeding for six months and the prevention and management of common concerns. Family members are encouraged to attend.

If you are deaf or hard of hearing and would like the use of a qualified interpreter or other auxiliary aids and services, please call the TDD line at 504-842-3719. When requesting a qualified interpreter, please give us three days advance notice if possible. These services are provided free of charge.

To register for classes and schedule a tour, please email

Cost: Free

Mother holding baby feet
Date and Time Event Date and Time
Thursday, September 19, 2024
5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Directions Directions
Ochsner Medical Center – West Bank Campus, River Room 1st Floor
2500 Belle Chasse Hwy. Gretna, LA
, 70056  Get Directions