Breastfeeding Basics and Beyond Class

Come and learn about the benefits of breastfeeding for you and your baby. You will learn and discuss the common misconceptions about breastfeeding.  Learn about techniques to feed your infant and how to spot infant hunger signs.  Explore the changes your breasts will undergo and how your body will start to produce milk. Lastly, you will take a look at the role a support person will play and options for going back to work or school while breastfeeding.

How do I claim my extra benefit?

You can register for this class by calling 832-828-1430, or visit the Texas Children’s Health Plan and Star Babies web sites.

How will I receive it?

Upon registration, you will receive a confirmation email with the time and location of the class. All classes will be held at Texas Children’s Health Plan, 6330 West Loop South, Suite 800, Bellaire, TX 77401.

Who is eligible?

This class is available at no cost to pregnant members enrolled with Texas Children’s Health Plan and who are in the STAR, CHIP, or STAR Kids programs. Significant other is allowed and encouraged to attend with the pregnant member. 

Is this extra benefit available in my service area?

Class is available to members within the Harris and Jefferson Service areas.