Newborn Care and Infant Feeding for Families (Virtual) - January 2021

Jan 18th, 6-9 pm EST

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Join us as we demystify caring for your newest family member.

This signature Carriage House Birth workshop, hosted by LaShanda Dandrich, a NYC based IBCLC, Postpartum Doula, and parent, will offer you tools to support the creation of realistic parenting goals and tried and true care for your newborn in the first weeks.

This class will cover:

- what to expect in the first few hours, days, weeks of infants life. Transitioning to life outside the womb

- immediate procedures after delivery

- infant behavior and appearance

-infant feeding habits

-how to identify feeding cues

-infant feeding and sleep patterns

-Infant care bathing, diapering, swaddling, soothing tips

-when to call pediatrician/ lactation consultant

-building your postpartum support team

-postpartum recovery

Besides basic newborn care we will discuss what your newborn will be like, what to expect in their development, feeding and sleep patterns, nursery set up, baby gear, and more.


$275 per family unit (maximum two people).


Your Instructor


LaShanda Dandrich, IBCLC
LaShanda Dandrich, IBCLC

LaShanda Dandrich is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant, IBCLC and co- founder of the worker owner Cooperative, Uptown Village Cooperative. After the birth of her daughter in 2009, her passion for breastfeeding, human milk education and supporting families in the postpartum period blossomed. She became a trained postpartum doula while pursuing her IBCLC credential. She has supported families of all diverse, cultural and socio-economic backgrounds throughout NYC. She resides in Harlem with her 10 year old daughter.


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Frequently Asked Questions


When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

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