New Parent Group (Parents & Newborns – 6 months)
This weekly group provides learning opportunities and socialization with new parents and babies. A staff member facilitates the group. Free and open to the public.
Uptown: Tuesdays, 10:30 a.m. – noon.
Practical information about female anatomy, what happens during puberty, body image, menstruation, and hygiene is presented in an informal, fun and interactive manner. Girls attend with their mother or caregiver.
$20 per childSeparate registration is required for each girl.
Uptown: Tuesday, June 25, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. (Children's Hospital Conference Center)
(Also offered at our Metairie location on Tuesday, August 20 from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.)
Active babies play while parents meet and discuss topics such as separation, sleep, development, nutrition, and appropriate play activities. Babies welcome!
Six sessions, free for members (registration required)/$125 nonmembers.
Uptown: Tuesdays, March 19 - April 23, 10:30 a.m. – noon.
Learn about developmental milestones, reinforcing positive behavior and setting limits, appropriate activities, and routines – eating, sleeping and toilet training.
Two sessions, $30 members/$40 nonmembers.
Have your car seat fitted safely and correctly for FREE by nationally certified technicians from Children's Hospital and The Parenting Center. To make an appointment for one of our monthly fittings, please call (504) 896-9591. Drive-ins are also welcome!