Breastfeeding: Facts, Myths, and Techniques at MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center

Discounts available for Medicaid, Managed Care participants, and MedStar Health associates, please call 1-888-746-2852.

This interactive class, taught by a board-certified lactation consultant, is designed to help you feel comfortable and confident by preparing you and your baby for breastfeeding. You will get a wealth of information, tips, and guidance to help you and your baby get off to the best start possible during the challenging early days of breastfeeding.  Support person encouraged to attend.

Class meets in the Community Wellness Center on the 3rd Floor. Please enter through the Garden Entrance.

Cost: $36.00 per couple. 

*We regret that we are only able to issue a refund if the class is cancelled.
*Some classes require a minimum number of participants in order to offer the class. If the need arises to cancel this class, we will make every effort to accommodate you in an alternate class.

Register Below

Parents-To-Be Workshop – MedStar St. Mary’s

A one day condensed version of all four parenting classes. 

  • Baby Care and Beyond 
  • Breastfeeding Basics 
  • Childbirth 
  • Infant CPR 

Location: MedStar St. Mary's Hospital, Health Connections, 25500 Point Lookout Road, Leonardtown, MD 20650 
Cost: $100.00 per couple 

To register, call 301-475-6019.

*Please note: some classes require a minimum number of participants in order to offer the course. If the need arises to cancel this class, we will make every effort to accommodate you on an alternate date.

Breastfeeding Support Group at MedStar St. Mary’s

Breastfeeding Meetings are currently online only weekly on Wednesdays,  10 a.m. to noon. Search and join “MedStar Breastfeeding Support Group” on Facebook.

Support group spotlight:
Breastfeeding MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital’s weekly breastfeeding support group has a new digital resource during the COVID-19 emergency. A new, closed Facebook group provides connection and support for breastfeeding moms!

The group is designed to offer:

  • Lactation information
  • Answers to clinical questions
  • Peer support in a welcoming, respectful environment
  • Get assistance from our experts certified by the International Board of Lactation Consultants

Questions posted to the page every Wednesday from 10 a.m. to noon, the group’s typical meeting time, will be answered quickly. Responses to queries at other times will be answered within 48 hours Monday through Friday, excluding holidays.

Search MedStar Breastfeeding Support Group on Facebook, or call 301-475-6019 to learn more.

Breastfeeding Support Group at MedStar St. Mary’s

Breastfeeding Meetings are currently online only weekly on Wednesdays,  10 a.m. to noon. Search and join “MedStar Breastfeeding Support Group” on Facebook.

Support group spotlight:
Breastfeeding MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital’s weekly breastfeeding support group has a new digital resource during the COVID-19 emergency. A new, closed Facebook group provides connection and support for breastfeeding moms!

The group is designed to offer:

  • Lactation information
  • Answers to clinical questions
  • Peer support in a welcoming, respectful environment
  • Get assistance from our experts certified by the International Board of Lactation Consultants

Questions posted to the page every Wednesday from 10 a.m. to noon, the group’s typical meeting time, will be answered quickly. Responses to queries at other times will be answered within 48 hours Monday through Friday, excluding holidays.

Search MedStar Breastfeeding Support Group on Facebook, or call 301-475-6019 to learn more.

Breastfeeding: Facts, Myths, and Techniques at MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center

Discounts available for Medicaid, Managed Care participants, and MedStar Health associates, please call 1-888-746-2852.

This interactive class, taught by a board-certified lactation consultant, is designed to help you feel comfortable and confident by preparing you and your baby for breastfeeding. You will get a wealth of information, tips, and guidance to help you and your baby get off to the best start possible during the challenging early days of breastfeeding.  Support person encouraged to attend.

Class meets in the Community Wellness Center on the 3rd Floor. Please enter through the Garden Entrance.

Cost: $36.00 per couple. 

*We regret that we are only able to issue a refund if the class is cancelled.
*Some classes require a minimum number of participants in order to offer the class. If the need arises to cancel this class, we will make every effort to accommodate you in an alternate class.

Register Below

Breastfeeding Support Group at MedStar St. Mary’s

Breastfeeding Meetings are currently online only weekly on Wednesdays,  10 a.m. to noon. Search and join “MedStar Breastfeeding Support Group” on Facebook.

Support group spotlight:
Breastfeeding MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital’s weekly breastfeeding support group has a new digital resource during the COVID-19 emergency. A new, closed Facebook group provides connection and support for breastfeeding moms!

The group is designed to offer:

  • Lactation information
  • Answers to clinical questions
  • Peer support in a welcoming, respectful environment
  • Get assistance from our experts certified by the International Board of Lactation Consultants

Questions posted to the page every Wednesday from 10 a.m. to noon, the group’s typical meeting time, will be answered quickly. Responses to queries at other times will be answered within 48 hours Monday through Friday, excluding holidays.

Search MedStar Breastfeeding Support Group on Facebook, or call 301-475-6019 to learn more.

Breastfeeding Support Group at MedStar St. Mary’s

Breastfeeding Meetings are currently online only weekly on Wednesdays,  10 a.m. to noon. Search and join “MedStar Breastfeeding Support Group” on Facebook.

Support group spotlight:
Breastfeeding MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital’s weekly breastfeeding support group has a new digital resource during the COVID-19 emergency. A new, closed Facebook group provides connection and support for breastfeeding moms!

The group is designed to offer:

  • Lactation information
  • Answers to clinical questions
  • Peer support in a welcoming, respectful environment
  • Get assistance from our experts certified by the International Board of Lactation Consultants

Questions posted to the page every Wednesday from 10 a.m. to noon, the group’s typical meeting time, will be answered quickly. Responses to queries at other times will be answered within 48 hours Monday through Friday, excluding holidays.

Search MedStar Breastfeeding Support Group on Facebook, or call 301-475-6019 to learn more.

Parents-To-Be Workshop – MedStar St. Mary’s

A one day condensed version of all four parenting classes. 

  • Baby Care and Beyond 
  • Breastfeeding Basics 
  • Childbirth 
  • Infant CPR 

Location: MedStar St. Mary's Hospital, Health Connections, 25500 Point Lookout Road, Leonardtown, MD 20650 
Cost: $100.00 per couple 

To register, call 301-475-6019.

*Please note: some classes require a minimum number of participants in order to offer the course. If the need arises to cancel this class, we will make every effort to accommodate you on an alternate date.