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Childbirth Education Classes



Parent Education
Beverly Hospital
85 Herrick Street
Beverly, MA 01915

The Parent Education Department has several prenatal and postpartum classes to prepare you for the birth of your child and help after the child is born.

To register for any of our parent education and/or childbirth classes, please check the list below.  Some classes allow for online registration; others require you to call the Parent Education Department at 978.927.9103.  For childbirth education classes it is requested that expectant mothers either call us by their 4th month to check for availability, dates, times and location of classes.  All classes are held on the Beverly Hospital campus.

Classes fill rapidly and are scheduled on a first-come, first serve basis.   For all our classes, pre-registration and pre-payment are required (alternative payment options are also available).  MasterCard and Visa are accepted or if you prefer, a check made payable to Beverly Hospital and mailed to the address at the top of this page.


  • Prenatal Preparation Package
    (6 weekly sessions, evenings)
  • Weekend Prenatal Preparation Package (2-day class)
  • Refresher Class
  • Older Sibling Class
  • Younger Sibling Class

Call Parent/Childbirth Education to register for:

  • Hypnobirthing Classes
  • Healthy Pregnancy Class
  • Prenatal Class for Young Women
  • Breastfeeding Class
  • Baby Signs


  • Baby/Child Saver Class
  • Boot Camp for New Dads


Call Parent/Childbirth Education for information (no registration required):

  • Breast Connection
  • Mother Baby Group


Online Childbirth
Education Program

Beverly Hospital offers an online childbirth education program to expecting parents called the Gift of Motherhood.  This is an interactive tutorial that explains childbirth with videos, quizzes, etc.  To learn more, please go to Gift of Motherhood.

Happiest Baby on the Block

One night class -- New, innovative way to soothe your crying baby -- 6:00 - 8:30 p.m. Large Conference Room in Women's Health and Medical Arts Building (on the campus of Beverly Hospital); class cost-$60 per couple; includes The Happiest Baby DVD, a soothing sounds CD, and a swaddling blanket. Call 978-927-9103 to register.