Amma Parenting Center
4820 W 77th St, Ste 105, Edina, MN, 55435
Distance: 1127 Miles
Programming to help parents or potential parents succeed in the parenting role
This can include classes, workshops, information or other educational opportunities.
Provides new families with education and support including:
* Online and in-person classes on childbirth, breastfeeding, newborn education
* Online parent to parent connections
Provides several mother and baby classes including:
* The New Mama class: New mothers and babies between the ages of 1 - 8 weeks
* Second Time Mama: Second time mothers and babies between the ages of 1 - 8 weeks
* Beyond Newborns: Mothers and babies between the ages of 3 - 5 months
Twin Cities Metro area
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
Other Services or resources
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PH-6100.1800-250General Expectant/New Parent Assistance Definition
Programs that provide educational and supportive services that help new parents or those expecting a child, to prepare them on an emotional and practical level for the impact the newborn will have on their lives and relationships. The programs are open to all parents. Initial focus areas include healthy eating for the mother, danger signs in pregnancy, sibling preparation and being ready for labor and delivery, followed by practical information on basic infant care, newborn behaviors, baby supplies, bathing techniques, diapering, breastfeeding and other feeding options, as well as infant and childhood illnesses. Later topics may include walking, talking, toilet training and other aspects of child development, all to help ensure that infants and toddlers are nurtured, live in a safe environment and receive proper health care.
PN-8100.6500-650Parent Support Groups Definition
Mutual support groups for parents who share a common characteristic or circumstance such as being single parents, dual career parents, multiple birth parents, parents with children who are out of control, or parents of children with disabilities, who come together for educational and social purposes as well as for mutual support. Meeting formats may include in-person, telephone or Internet options.
PN-8100.6500-680Pregnancy/Childbirth Support Groups Definition
Mutual support groups whose members are pregnant women or women who have had difficulties in areas relating to family planning, pregnancy and childbirth. Included are groups for individuals who are pregnant for the first time, women who are contemplating a home birth, breastfeeding women, families making decisions relating to birth control, women who have had a cesarean birth, women who are at high risk for a problem pregnancy and parents of premature or high-risk infants. The groups meet in-person, by telephone or via the Internet; and provide an opportunity for participants to share their experience, strengths and hopes, understand their relationships and work through related emotions.
The lawful mother and father of a person. Included are the natural mother or father of a child born to a valid marriage; the adoptive father or mother of a child jointly adopted by them; the natural mother of an illegitimate child if she is the sole guardian; the child's putative parent who has expressly acknowledged paternity and has contributed to the child's support; and any individual whose status as guardian of the child has been established by statute.