Breastfeeding Basics and Beyond Class | Texas Children's Health Plan

Breastfeeding Basics and Beyond Class

Learn about the benefits of breastfeeding for you and your baby. We will discuss common misconceptions about breastfeeding, techniques to feed your infant, and how to spot infant hunger signs.  We will also explore the changes your body will undergo as it starts to produce milk. You will also learn about how a support person can help you, as well as options for going back to work or school while breastfeeding. Once you complete this class, you will get a breastfeeding pillow, nursing pads, nursing cover, 2 packs of diapers, and a tote bag!

How do I claim my extra benefit?

You can sign up for this class over the phone by calling 832-828-1430.

Educational classes are no-cost to members. You will get a breastfeeding pillow, nursing pads, nursing cover, 2 packs of diapers, and a tote bag during the class.

Who is eligible?

CHIP, STAR, and STAR Kids members who are pregnant.

Is this extra benefit available in my service area?

Available in Harris, Jefferson, and Northeast service areas.