Sanford Mom2Be Center
The Sanford Mom2Be Center in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, offers small group and one-on-one childbirth classes to help mom and her support system feel prepared and confident. We have sessions for first-time moms and experienced parents. For newborn and parenting resources, click here.
Our Mom2Be Classes
Understanding Birth eClass
This is an online course that you can access at any time and complete at your own pace. In the online course you will learn about your third trimester, the labor process, pain management options, labor support and medical procedure through instructive video clips, animations, quizzes and PDF downloads all from the comfort of your own home.
Birthing with Confidence
With this package moms and support person will receive a hands on experience after they complete the Understanding Birth eClass. Participants will leave class with skills they can practice at home before their delivery day. Topics may include positioning and massage techniques, comfort measures, relaxation skills and labor support. Participants will also have discussion that will help them make informed choices.
Sanford Women’s wants to make your pregnancy and birth experience the best it can be. We offer a Pregnancy Navigator to each mom-to-be at no cost. A Pregnancy Navigator is a registered nurse available through out your pregnancy to provide you with answers to your questions such as what to expect during your prenatal care, resources that may be available, classes that are offered, multiples and cesarean sections and how to prepare for your delivery and hospital stay.
HypnoBirthing® reinforces that birth is a normal, natural process. You will practice guided imagery, visualization and special breathing techniques to use during and after birth. The techniques will strengthen your ability to remain calm and work in harmony with your mind and body throughout labor and life!
Sanford Women’s is here to help you prepare for a baby at our free B4 Baby events. Meet with a team of experts to get your pregnancy questions answered. You’ll learn about labor, delivery, nutrition, provider options and life with baby. Learn more and register.
Sanford Children’s offers classes to help you prepare to take your new baby home. We offer courses on breastfeeding, baby basics, and helping your family adjust as you welcome your new bundle of joy.