Lactation and Newborn Care
Taught By:
Jada Shapiro
Sasha Slocombe
Robin Douthit
Covered by most HSA, FSA and HRA plans
Jada Shapiro
Sasha Slocombe
Robin Douthit
Description

Our Lactation & Newborn Care Basics class helps expecting families become familiar with the basics of infant care & breastfeeding/bodyfeeding in the early days and weeks after birth to start with confidence! Take this class before you have the baby.

We'll Cover
  • Understanding common newborn procedures in the hospital
  • Understanding normal infant behavior, communication, appearance and sleep patterns
  • Understanding the basics of soothing and diapering
  • Newborn warning signs and when to call the pediatrician
  • How to get breastfeeding/bodyfeeding off to the best start
  • How to help your infant latch-on and correct positioning
  • How to know if the baby is getting enough milk
  • How to avoid common lactation problems and when to call a lactation consultant
  • Understanding common pitfalls to avoid in the early days
  • Bottlefeeding best practices, tips and techniques, burping, bottle cleaning
  • Understanding the basics of umbilical cord care, bathing, and assessment of your baby
Covered by most HSA, FSA and HRA plans
20K+ Parents Made Boober Their Top Choice for Classes

"I can’t praise Boober enough. I was really struggling with painful breastfeeding,and within an hour of filling out the form, I was texting and then on a phone call with a very knowledgeable, empathetic, and friendly representative who connected me with a wonderful lactation consultant. I’m still working on new feeding positions I learned, but I have a ton more confidence now. Thanks, Boober!"

Lindsey Olson Collins

"Boober is a lifesaver. I still tell my husband that reaching out to Boober was the best thing I did after giving birth last June. Jada was so kind and immediately connected me with an amazing lactation consultant. Shoshanna helped me work through my bf-ing issues and the results were immediate. Both Jada and Shoshanna followed up to see how I was doing. My initial goal was to BF my LO until she was 3 months. Then it was until she was 6 months. She’s almost 8 months now and we’re still going strong all thanks to Boober. I went from hating BF-ing to loving the qt with my lo."

Irina Elkind Clark

"I can’t praise Boober enough. I was really struggling with painful breastfeeding,and within an hour of filling out the form, I was texting and then on a phone call with a very knowledgeable, empathetic, and friendly representative who connected me with a wonderful lactation consultant. I’m still working on new feeding positions I learned, but I have a ton more confidence now. Thanks, Boober!"

Lindsey Olson Collins

"Attended a free zoom webinar on an intro to lactation and it was so helpful. Jada was engaging,answered all questions, and seemed very knowledgeable. I Would highly recommend and pass on to anyone looking for lactation assistance!"

Colleen W

"Took a Lactation 101 course w/ Jada (offered through Hatch). I learned so much in an hour and am ready for more. Jada is fluid and knowledgeable - I immediately felt confident in her knowledge and experience. No longer live in Brooklyn or even Tri-state but won't hesitate to pay for more Boober virtual services based on this experience."

Meaghan Riley

"I had a virtual session through Boober with Jada. Her expertise and understanding really made me feel comfortable and encouraged me on the breast feeding path. Through the virtual session we were still able to work through my concerns and I was able to obtain targeted guidance. Jada even looped in another specialist to help us with the baby’s ties.We are on a better path for successful breastfeeding due in large measure to Boober’s support and resources. Thank you!"

Gabriella Morello

"I've taken 3 virtual classes with Jada and they have been a lifesaver for me and my husband!We are expecting our first baby and have learned everything from lactation 101 infant sleep best practices, and childbirth basics all virtually. Thank you so much Jada!"

Katie Morelli

"Eden was a godsend!! and booking through Boober was a breeze! Would definitely recommend this service to all new moms. I'm a FTM and when I got home with my little one after 2 days tin the hospital, my nipples were already cracked and bleeding. Every feeding was a nightmare. The hospital nurses did their best to help me with latching, but I was still having serious issues and pain. After 2 hours with Eden, my nursing became 100% pain free. I healed quickly and now nursing is the lovely, comfortable bonding experience it ought to be."

Yiyi Zhang

class schedule

March 2024
Tuesday, March 05, 2024
6 - 8pm (EST)
Online via Zoom
Pricing includes a Partner
By Jada Shapiro
$125
ONLINE
8 seats available
REGISTER
Saturday, March 09, 2024
10am - 1pm (EST)
Tribeca Pediatrics - Tribeca
Pricing includes a Partner
By Robin Douthit
$249
IN-PERSON
8 seats available
REGISTER
Tuesday, March 19, 2024
6 - 9pm (EST)
Tribeca Pediatrics - Prospect Heights
Pricing includes a Partner
By Jada Shapiro
$249
IN-PERSON
6 seats available
REGISTER
April 2024
Tuesday, April 02, 2024
6 - 8pm (EST)
Online via Zoom
Pricing includes a Partner
By Jada Shapiro
$125
ONLINE
11 seats available
REGISTER
Sunday, April 07, 2024
11am - 2pm (EST)
Tribeca Pediatrics - Prospect Heights
Pricing includes a Partner
By Sasha Slocombe
$249
IN-PERSON
No seats available
WAIT LIST
Tuesday, April 16, 2024
6 - 9pm (EST)
Tribeca Pediatrics - Prospect Heights
Pricing includes a Partner
By Jada Shapiro
$249
IN-PERSON
8 seats available
REGISTER
Wednesday, April 17, 2024
6 - 9pm (EST)
Tribeca Pediatrics - Tribeca
Pricing includes a Partner
By Robin Douthit
$249
IN-PERSON
10 seats available
REGISTER
Saturday, April 20, 2024
12 - 3pm (EST)
Tribeca Pediatrics - Hoboken
Pricing includes a Partner
By Robin Douthit
$249
IN-PERSON
No seats available
WAIT LIST
May 2024
Tuesday, May 07, 2024
6 - 8pm (EST)
Online via Zoom
Pricing includes a Partner
By Jada Shapiro
$125
ONLINE
8 seats available
REGISTER
Saturday, May 18, 2024
10am - 1pm (EST)
TBD
Pricing includes a Partner
$249
IN-PERSON
No seats available
WAIT LIST
Thursday, May 23, 2024
6 - 9pm (EST)
Tribeca Pediatrics - Prospect Heights
Pricing includes a Partner
By Jada Shapiro
$249
IN-PERSON
8 seats available
REGISTER
June 2024
Thursday, June 06, 2024
6 - 8pm (EST)
Online via Zoom
Pricing includes a Partner
By Jada Shapiro
$125
ONLINE
16 seats available
REGISTER
Saturday, June 15, 2024
12 - 3pm (EST)
Tribeca Pediatrics - Tribeca
Pricing includes a Partner
By Robin Douthit
$249
IN-PERSON
14 seats available
REGISTER
Tuesday, June 18, 2024
6 - 9pm (EST)
Tribeca Pediatrics - Prospect Heights
Pricing includes a Partner
By Jada Shapiro
$249
IN-PERSON
16 seats available
REGISTER
Sunday, June 30, 2024
12 - 3pm (EST)
Tribeca Pediatrics - Prospect Heights
Pricing includes a Partner
By Sasha Slocombe
$249
IN-PERSON
18 seats available
REGISTER

"I can’t praise Boober enough. I was really struggling with painful breastfeeding,and within an hour of filling out the form, I was texting and then on a phone call with a very knowledgeable, empathetic, and friendly representative who connected me with a wonderful lactation consultant. I’m still working on new feeding positions I learned, but I have a ton more confidence now. Thanks, Boober!"

Lindsey O

"Boober is a lifesaver. I still tell my husband that reaching out to Boober was the best thing I did after giving birth last June. Jada was so kind and immediately connected me with an amazing lactation consultant. Shoshanna helped me work through my bf-ing issues and the results were immediate. Both Jada and Shoshanna followed up to see how I was doing. My initial goal was to BF my LO until she was 3 months. Then it was until she was 6 months. She’s almost 8 months now and we’re still going strong all thanks to Boober. I went from hating BF-ing to loving the qt with my lo."

Irina E

"I can’t praise Boober enough. I was really struggling with painful breastfeeding,and within an hour of filling out the form, I was texting and then on a phone call with a very knowledgeable, empathetic, and friendly representative who connected me with a wonderful lactation consultant. I’m still working on new feeding positions I learned, but I have a ton more confidence now. Thanks, Boober!"

Lindsey O

"Attended a free zoom webinar on an intro to lactation and it was so helpful. Jada was engaging,answered all questions, and seemed very knowledgeable. I Would highly recommend and pass on to anyone looking for lactation assistance!"

Colleen W

"Took a Lactation 101 course w/ Jada (offered through Hatch). I learned so much in an hour and am ready for more. Jada is fluid and knowledgeable - I immediately felt confident in her knowledge and experience. No longer live in Brooklyn or even Tri-state but won't hesitate to pay for more Boober virtual services based on this experience."

Meaghan R

"I had a virtual session through Boober with Jada. Her expertise and understanding really made me feel comfortable and encouraged me on the breast feeding path. Through the virtual session we were still able to work through my concerns and I was able to obtain targeted guidance. Jada even looped in another specialist to help us with the baby’s ties.We are on a better path for successful breastfeeding due in large measure to Boober’s support and resources. Thank you!"

Gabriella M

"I've taken 3 virtual classes with Jada and they have been a lifesaver for me and my husband!We are expecting our first baby and have learned everything from lactation 101 infant sleep best practices, and childbirth basics all virtually. Thank you so much Jada!"

Katie M

"Eden was a godsend!! and booking through Boober was a breeze! Would definitely recommend this service to all new moms. I'm a FTM and when I got home with my little one after 2 days tin the hospital, my nipples were already cracked and bleeding. Every feeding was a nightmare. The hospital nurses did their best to help me with latching, but I was still having serious issues and pain. After 2 hours with Eden, my nursing became 100% pain free. I healed quickly and now nursing is the lovely, comfortable bonding experience it ought to be."

Yiyi Z