For Immediate Release
Date: August 26, 2005
Contact: Marjorie Schneider, 845-279-5711, Ext. 3007
Putnam Hospital Center To Offer Free Breastfeeding Class September 15th
On Thursday, September 15th, from 7:30 to 9:00 pm, Putnam Hospital Centerís Birthing Center will offer a free Breastfeeding Class at the hospital, located at 670 Stoneleigh Avenue in Carmel.
This special class will discuss the advantages of breastfeeding for infant and mother and review breastfeeding basics. In addition, it will offer participants information on the physiology of breastfeeding and strategies for success. It is especially helpful for couples who havenít decided how they want to feed their baby.
Class sizes are limited and there is no fee for this course, however, registration is required. To register or for more information about the hospitalís expanded series of childbirth and parenting classes, please call the Birthing Center at Putnam Hospital Center at 845-279-5711, Ext. 2517.