Updated Prenatal Directory Joomag Prenatal Directory Update July 2017 - Page 8

Prenatal Classes Revelstoke prenatal classes are offered through Okanagan College. This information series includes 4 sessions. Topics covered include labour and delivery, interventions and complications, postpartum for mother and baby, breastfeeding and newborn care as well as a hospital tour. Please note: All courses take place at Okanagan College . Financial assistance is available if needed - please enquire with the receptionist at Okanagan College, 1401 W 1 st Street. For more information on Okanagan College courses and services please call: 250-837-4235 Midwife Services Midwives in British Columbia offer primary care to healthy pregnant women and their newborn babies from early pregnancy, through labour and birth, and up to six weeks after birth. To find out more including: What is a midwife? Do I need a referral? What are my options? Visit: http://www.bcmidwives.com/ **There is currently no midwife in Revelstoke (as of July 2016)** Doula Services A doula is someone who provides non-medical support to women and their families during labour and childbirth, and also the postpartum period. http://www.bcdoulas.org/find-a-doula 6 *Speak to your physician for names of local Doulas