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In our efforts to prevent the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19), SSM Health is transitioning many In-Person community classes and events to virtual meetings as appropriate. Please check to see if a virtual option is available to you. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and appreciate your understanding as we continue to prioritize the health and safety of our communities.


From first aid training and childbirth preparation to diabetes management and stroke education, SSM Health offers a range of health classes and events to support you through all stages of life. Search our listing to find an event near you today.

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Super Sibling Class

Welcoming a new baby into the family can be an adventure, especially for big brothers and sisters! Our class helps prepare big brothers and sisters for the addition to your family.

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AARP Driver Safety Program

A unique classroom refresher course, for drivers 50 years old and over.

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Stroke Education Forum

Stroke Education Forum is for stroke survivors and their caregivers.

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Infant Massage Class

A comforting touch can do wonders for you and your baby.

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Sibling Class

Activities designed to help children understand what it will be like to have a new sibling. This class will help your children adjust to the arrival of a new baby.

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SHARE Support Group

Grief at the loss of a newborn or after a miscarriage is normal, but is often difficult to express. There is no reason to go through this difficult experience alone. There is help. It is called SHARE.

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MOMS Support Groups on Zoom

The MOMS Groups are free peer-led support groups for women dealing with worry, sadness and overwhelming aspects of life during pregnancy and postpartum.

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Wednesday Weigh-In (Breastfeeding Support Group)

A support group for families who are breastfeeding.

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Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS)

An empathetic and encouraging network for those affected by POTS (Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome), which includes adults and teens. This group also welcomes caregivers and spouses who play a big role.

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Infant CPR for Parents

Infant CPR for Parents is a new program that reflects the new science in the official 2010 American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care.

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Advanced Stroke Life Support

This course is designed for EMS, Emergency Department Staff, Physicians, and Nurses that care for acute stroke patients.
 

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Healthy First Bariatric Surgery Program

Bariatric surgery is a procedure that can help teens and young adults reach a healthier weight, when combined with lifestyle changes.
 

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Breast Cancer Support Group

The Breast Cancer Support Group is for all Breast Cancer Survivors - whether newly diagnosed or a long-term survivor.

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Drive-Through Flu Vaccines for Our Community

Appointment Required | Ages 6 months old & up | Injections Only
 

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The NICU Parent Café

For parents and family members of babies currently in the St. Mary’s NICU.
 

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Light the Season with Lights of Love - Madison

Purchase holiday lights to honor or remember someone special.

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Weight Management Seminars

Not sure if a Gastric Bypass or a Sleeve Gastrectomy weight-loss surgery is right for you? Join us at a Weight Management Seminar near you.

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Stay-at-Home Video Exercises

A series of online exercise videos that anyone can do safely at home so no one has to give up regular exercise.
 

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Pregnancy During a Pandemic Community Zoom

Being pregnant during the pandemic can be very stressful but at SSM Health, we want to help alleviate that stress.

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Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT)

This support group focuses on Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy, combining the ideas of cognitive therapy with meditative practices and attitudes.

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Anger Management for Adults

In this group, participants walk away more self-aware of the things that set-off their anger.

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Breastfeeding Class

This class is for moms-to-be who are planning to breastfeed or are deciding how they'll feed their baby.

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New Beginnings: Support Through the 4th Trimester

New Beginnings provides new mothers the opportunity to get together, make new friends, share their parenting experiences and have their baby care questions answered.

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Childbirth Preparation

Designed to assist women and their partners in preparing for the birth of their baby.

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Breastfeeding Class

Designed for mothers and significant family members to learn more about breastfeeding. 

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Breastfeeding Class

Feeding your baby is one of the most important decisions you will make for your baby.

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Coping Skills for Chronic Pain

Managing pain-related conditions can prove difficult. This group teaches participants new skills for coping with physical, emotional and behavioral symptoms of pain.

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Child and Infant CPR

Learn the skills of child and infant CPR in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.

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Infant Care Class

This class helps parents with the care of an infant. Topics include: bathing, feeding, nutrition, taking temperatures, immunizations, growth and development.

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Palliative Care Group in Madison

Individuals who have been diagnosed with serious illnesses and are working with a palliative care provider at SSM Health may benefit from participate in this group.

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Fertility Care Services

The Creighton Model FertilityCare System™​ teaches women to understand their cycle by observing changes in their bodies, then charting these biological markers on a monthly basis.

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BEST Start Support Group

Join other nursing mothers (both first-timers and experienced) and lactation consultants to chat about topics such as growth, latch, nutrition and sleeping. 

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Janesville 4th Trimester Support Group

The Fourth Trimester Support Group is an opportunity for new parents to connect, discuss post-partum recovery, parenting, baby’s development and more.

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Saturday Childbirth Education Classes

A one-day, comprehensive childbirth education class that will help you be prepared and confident for baby's arrival.

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Birth Suites Tours for Adults

This is a one-hour tour of the labor/delivery unit and postpartum unit for expectant parents.

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Family-Friendly Birth Suites Tour

This is a one-hour tour of our Family Birth Suites for families with children.

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Caring for Your Newborn

Learn to recognize typical physical and behavioral characteristics of your new baby. 

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Childbirth Education Series Class

Expectant parents will learn tools and techniques in this interactive class in preparation for a positive birthing experience.

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New Moms Group

Meet with other mothers and their babies in an informal and supportive environment.

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Infant CPR

Learn the skills of infant (0-12 mo.) CPR and relief of choking in a relaxed, friendly atmosphere - perfect for expecting parents.

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Weight Management Seminar

If you’re undecided about which weight loss surgery might be right for you, attend a free informational seminar to learn about the differences between each procedure.

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Boot Camp for New Dads©

Join experienced dads (and their babies) to learn how they made it through the first months of parenthood to become confident on-the-job fathers.

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Adult, Child & Infant CPR

Learn the skills of adult, child and infant CPR, in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.

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Postpartum Care - Madison

This class focuses on mom's health after delivery.

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Light the Season with Lights of Love - Janesville

Lights of Love in Janesville is a wonderful way to honor a friend, family member or co-worker this holiday season. 

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Virtual Infant CPR & Choking

This class teaches lifesaving skills of infant CPR, including the use of AED and the skills necessary to relieve a choking infant.

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Bariatric Support Group

The Bariatric Support Group is a valuable resource for all weight-loss surgery patients or anyone who is interested in learning more about surgical treatment of obesity.
 

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Stroke Support Group - Madison

This support group offers survivors and their caregivers a place to connect with other survivors while doing FREE activities or learning from guest speakers.

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Safe Sleep Practices & Home Safety

Designed to assist new parents with ensuring their child remains safe. This class focuses on the topics of: safe sleep practices, home safety and car seat safety education.

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Weekend Childbirth Prep Classes

This class is designed to assist women and their partners in preparing for the birth of their baby.

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Baby Behavior Class

This class focuses on infant behavior from birth to 6 months.

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Childbirth Education Class: Online Edition - WI

Can't come to an on-site class? We are happy to provide a two-part online childbirth class.

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Saturday Childbirth Preparation

Expectant parents will learn tools and techniques in this interactive class in preparation for a positive birthing experience.

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Saturday Childbirth Class

Join us at SSM Health St. Clare Hospital - Baraboo for a condensed, single-day session to learn all the vital information you need about labor, birth, postpartum and newborn care. 

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Grandparenting Today

This is a time to reflect and discuss aspects of grandparenting today.

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Growing Babies

This support group for mothers who are breastfeeding or are thinking about breastfeeding.

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Tours of Maternity Suites

Tour the maternity suites in our hospitals.

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Baby Safety for Parents & Grandparents - St. Louis

This class is designed to assist new parents and grandparents with ensuring their child remains safe.

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Childbirth Class

This six week course, offered at SSM Health St. Clare Hospital - Baraboo, is designed to share current concepts regarding labor, birth and the postpartum period. 

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Comfort Measures for Childbirth

This class focuses on comfort measures, breathing techniques, and relaxation methods used as birth options during the labor and birth process.

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Car Seat Inspection Stations

Child safety seats, when correctly installed and used, can prevent injury and save lives.

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Total Shoulder Replacement Class

Patients who are scheduled for surgery must attend one of these classes.

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Childbirth Preparation Class: Online Edition - STL

Our online childbirth class is ideal for those expectant parents who are unable to attend an in-person childbirth class due to work schedules, time constraints, or medical conditions.

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Online Childbirth Education Class

Our online childbirth class is ideal for those expectant parents who can't attend an on-site childbirth class due to work schedules, time constraints, or medical conditions.

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MOMS Line

A free telephone support service for pregnant and new moms in the St. Louis region who are experiencing the baby blues, depression, sadness and anxiety. 314-768-MOMS (6667).

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Total Hip & Knee Replacement Class

This class is designed to help patients, their families, and the general public learn more about total knee and total hip replacement surgery.

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