Birth Center

Phone Numbers

Maternity Services
(803) 791-BABY
(803) 791-2229
Obstetrics Pre-Admission – Financial Questions
(803) 791-2490
New Mother Questions
(803) 791-2220
New Baby Questions
(803) 791-2525
Special Care Nursery
(803) 791-2337
Newborn Nursery
(803) 791-2533
Midwives
(803) 936-8100
Doulas
(803) 791-2631

Maternity Classes & Support

Helpful Pregnancy & Newborn Education

Parenthood comes with many surprises. Educating yourself about what’s to come is an excellent way to prepare for this new phase of life. We offer a variety of interesting and informative classes that can help you prepare for pregnancy, labor and delivery and life with a newborn.

Prenatal Classes

Birth Center Tours

Come see our state-of-the-art Birth Center and meet our staff. A tour is included in the “Your Special Delivery” class.

Free of charge.
Registration is required.

When:
Second Monday of Each Month
6 p.m. & 7 p.m.
Third Thursday of Each Month
6 p.m. & 7 p.m.
Fourth Saturday of Each Month
10 a.m. & 11 a.m.

Where:
Birth Center

Contact:
(803) 791-BABY (2229)

Your Special Delivery

This class, taught by certified childbirth educators, is designed to prepare you for the childbirth experience. Topics include managing the discomforts of pregnancy, the labor and birth process, medical procedures and comfort measures.

Register - Four Sessions
Register - One Session

When:
Four Tuesday Nights
6:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.
OR
One Saturday
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Where:
Main Campus

Contact:
(803) 791-2869

Super Sibling

This class prepares children ages 3-10 what to expect when their new sibling arrives. Children watch a short video, tour the nursery and learn how to hold a new baby through “doll play”.

Register Online

When:
Twice Monthly
6 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Where:
Main Campus

Contact:
(803) 791-2869

Caring for You & Your Baby

Expectant parents will learn the basics of caring for the new mother and their baby after delivery. Topics covered include newborn characteristics, bathing and feeding the newborn and what to expect as a new mother.

Register Online

When:
Twice per Month

Where:
Main Campus

Contact:
803) 791-2869

Breastfeeding

Learn the advantages of breastfeeding your baby.

Register Online

When:
Once per Month

Where:
Lexington Medical Park 1

Contact:
803) 791-2869

Infant/Child CPR Class

Learn to perform infant and child CPR, how to respond to choking and discuss related safety issues for infants or children.

Register Online

When:
6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Contact:
(803) 791-2869