Special Groups & Classes

New date!
Infant and Child CPR & Safety
with Debra Scaccia, RN
Specializing in pediatrics for twenty-six years, Certified American Heart Association CPR Instructor. 
Sunday May 7, 10 a.m. - Noon.
$80, $60 for partner or caregiver also attending. Certificate available for $10. Register early...these classes generally fill!  Call Gumbo to register.
This class will cover all aspects of CPR for Infants and Children along with infant and child choking including hands-on instruction with a mannequin. Over the course of the past 18 years, Debra Scaccia has become a safety expert in the field of pediatrics. She emphasizes the importance of prevention and includes information on preventive measures and baby/child proofing the home, water and travel safety.  Class includes an overview of basic first aid.   
Note: You may bring your baby if not yet mobile.  

Breastfeeding Support Group
with Simone Toomer, Certified Birth/Postpartum Doula, Doula Educator and Lactation Counselor 
Tuesdays, 2:30-4:00. $20.
Please call Gumbo to let us know you are coming.
As a fellow mom, Simone has found the value of peer to peer support. Aside from her own experiences, Simone has worked with WIC as a breastfeeding peer counselor as well as being a member of her community La Leche League chapter. Come and enjoy being with other nursing mothers, sharing experience and knowledge. Despite nursing being natural it is not always easy and this group welcomes those coming from the various relationships to nursing.
Simone Toomer is a Certified Lactation Counselor, DTI certified birth and postpartum doula and local extended nursing mama. When not on call, Simone enjoys spontaneous family outings or being cozy with her family with a cup of ginger honey tea. 

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