Due to COVID-19, Oishei Children's Hospital and Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital are temporarily implementing an Enhanced Visitation Policy. For further updates see COVID-19 information.

Maternity Services

Childbirth Classes

Childbirth Education

In alignment with Governor Cuomo’s executive order to postpone all non-essential public gatherings to contain the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19), Oishei Children’s Hospital and Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital will be providing online childbirth education classes via Skype video conferencing until further notice. Please visit our class offerings page for a list of available classes. For more information, please contact our childbirth educators at (716) 323-2334 (Oishei) or (716) 568-3628 (Suburban)

Grandparent Class

The birth of your baby is one of the most exciting and joyful times in your life. At Kaleida Health, our Childbirth Classes are designed with you and your family in mind. Our experienced staff will work with you to help ensure the safest and most satisfying birth experience possible. We’ll explain the facts and options available in maternity care and answer all of your questions.

Our classes include instruction in:

  • Labor and delivery
  • Breathing techniques
  • Exercises
  • Caesarean births
  • Recovery
  • Parent classes
  • Infant feeding and care
  • Sibling classes, as well as classes in infant safety and CPR, and infant development and stimulation, are also offered.

Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital:
See Class Descriptions & Schedule or call us at (716) 568-3628

John R. Oishei Children's Hospital:
See Class Descriptions & Schedule or call us at (716) 323-2334