The Best Care Starts with the Best Education

You can support your family-centered birth with a comprehensive childbirth and parenting program. The resources listed here will help you learn about childbirth and discover the joy, responsibility and love that comes with being a new parent. Classes are available for both new mothers, as well as those who already have children.

Breastfeeding Center for Greater Washington


  • Free classes available
  • Breastfeeding support
  • Childbirth and parenting education
  • Prenatal support


GW Parenting Initiative


  • Free breastfeeding support
  • Breastfeeding Mentorship program
  • Parenting support groups