Prenatal Care & Classes

The City of Hamilton offers prenatal classes for residents of Hamilton.  Public health nurses teach the prenatal classes incorporating the following topics:

  • Baby’s growth and development
  • Healthy eating
  • Changes during pregnancy
  • Physical activity
  • Preterm labour  
  • Labour, birth and support  
  • Family life and community supports for new parents
  • The six weeks after birth– breastfeeding, infant safety, caring for your baby, parenting

Options for prenatal classes include:

Your clients can register for prenatal classes by calling Public Health at 905-546-3591 Monday to Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.

You can also provide A Healthy Start for Baby and Me (PDF, 39 MB )