Baby Care Class

International Board Certified Lactation Consultant located in Miami, FL

Baby Care Class

About Baby Care Class

Parenthood is one of the most exciting and challenging journeys you can experience, and preparing yourself for the adventure helps you confidently navigate its complexities. Serving the Miami, Florida, community through telehealth and home visits, Latched’s International Board-Certified Lactation Consultant, Annalis de Armas, RN, IBCLC, offers personalized baby care classes for expectant parents and caregivers. Call Latched today or use the online booking tool to schedule a baby care class.

Baby Care Class Q&A

What is a baby care class?

A baby care class through Latched is a comprehensive program designed to empower you with the essential knowledge and skills to care for your newborn confidently. 

During these classes, guided by an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant, you engage in hands-on learning, providing practical insights and support as you begin the exciting journey of parenthood.

What does a baby care class cover?

Every Latched Baby Care Class Inculdes our own book to help parents along the way, starting in the hospital.

Baby care classes with Latched cover a range of topics to help you confidently care for your newborn, and include a

Latched Baby Care book to help parents along the way, starting in the hospital.

What to expect in the hospital after birth

Learn about bathing, vaccines, birth certificate, and more 

Feeding techniques

Learn about breastfeeding, bottle-feeding, and understanding your baby’s feeding cues to help you make informed decisions about their nutrition.

Diapering skills

Work with Latched to understand the proper diaper-changing techniques, hygiene practices, and choosing the right diapers.

Soothing methods

Learn effective ways to comfort your baby, from swaddling techniques to understanding different soothing strategies.

Safe sleep practices

Gain insights into creating a safe sleep environment for your baby, including guidelines for sleep positioning and using cribs.

Basic infant hygiene

Learn essential tips for bathing, cleaning, and caring for your baby’s delicate skin as they grow.

Recognizing illness signs

Work with Latched to identify common signs of illness in infants and when to seek professional medical advice.

Baby gear essentials

Receive guidance on choosing the right baby gear, including car seats, strollers, and other essential items.

Parent-baby bonding

Explore ways to strengthen the bond between you and your baby through positive interactions and responsive parenting.

Community resources

Learn about local support groups, parenting resources, and services available to assist you during the early stages of parenthood.

How early should I schedule a baby care class?

The University of Washington and Swedish Medical Center recommend scheduling a baby care class at least 2-6 weeks before your due date. The earlier you schedule the class, the more likely you will be prepared for your baby’s arrival.

Will I need to take more than one baby care class?

You should take at least one baby care class to prepare for the early stages of parenthood. Latched also offers prenatal visits and lactation consultations where you can ask questions, share your concerns, and receive personalized guidance from certified specialists.

Call Latched today or use the online booking tool to schedule a telehealth or home visit with an international board-certified lactation consultant.

How It Works

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Baby Care Class

With Latched, our Baby Care Class provides parents with essential knowledge and information about newborn care. The class covers topics such as, what to expect in the hospital, feeding, diapering, bathing, soothing techniques, and infant health and safety. By attending our class, parents will gain confidence in their ability to care for their baby's basic needs. This class may be enjoyed by a single couple or can include the whole family, it's up to you!

What's Included: • Two hour baby care class instructed by a Registered Nurse
• CPR & Choking recommendations • Latched baby care book with detailed topics
• Latched CPR & choking demo baby to practice • Latched demo baby to practice
• Swaddle • Diaper

Pricing: • Baby Care Class: $300 for 1 couple or 2 people
• Add another couple for $50.00 • Max amount of 6 couples or 12 people
• Contact us for larger groups
Travel Fee: Greater than 20 miles $25.00
Prenatal Lactation Consult

A prenatal lactation consultation is highly recommended for parents-to-be as it provides essential knowledge and support to prepare for successful breastfeeding. During the consultation, parents can learn about proper latch and positioning, understand how to assess if their baby is getting enough milk, and address any concerns or challenges they may have. The lactation consultant can provide personalized guidance based on the parent's unique circumstances, such as inverted nipples or previous breast surgery. By taking a prenatal lactation consultation with Latched, parents can gain confidence, establish breastfeeding goals, and create a plan for a positive breastfeeding experience from the very beginning.

What's Included:
• One hour prenatal lactation consultation by an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant
• Help with personalized birth plan
• Latched prenatal book with detailed topics not included

Pricing: • Initial prenatal lactation consult: $250.00
• Follow Up Consultations $175.00
• Check your insurance coverage
• Hospital visit $200.00 not covered by insurance
Travel Fee: Greater than 20 miles $25.00
Postnatal Lactation Consult 

A postnatal lactation consultation is highly beneficial for parents who may be experiencing difficulties with breastfeeding or need guidance on various aspects of lactation. The lactation consultant at Latched can provide valuable support and advice on addressing latching difficulties, ensuring a good milk supply, and using proper breastfeeding positions to optimize comfort and milk transfer. They can also offer strategies to manage engorgement, alleviate sore nipples, and troubleshoot common breastfeeding challenges. Additionally, a postnatal lactation consultation can provide assistance and guidance on weaning when the time comes. Overall, this consultation can be instrumental in helping parents overcome obstacles and establish a successful and enjoyable breastfeeding journey.

What's Included: • One hour postnatal lactation consultation by an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant

Pricing: • Initial postnatal lactation consult: $250.00
• Follow Up Consultations $175.00
• Check your insurance coverage
• Hospital visit $200.00 not covered by insurance
Travel Fee: Greater than 20 miles $25.00


What's Included: 
• Baby Care Class    • Prenatal Lactation Consultation
What's Included: • Baby care class
• Prenatal lactation consultPostnatal lactation consult
• Does not include the "added coupled" for baby care class
What's Included: • Prenatal lactation consultPostnatal lactation consult.
Pricing: •$400 •Packages not covered by insurance Travel Fee: Greater than 20 miles $25.00

The Liquid Gold Package 2.0
What is included :
Initial visit
3 follow up visits