Due to Covid-19 and restrictions put in place by the provincial government, all in-person prenatal classes at the Misericordia Community Hospital have been cancelled until further notice.   

What Are My Options?

Alberta Health Services - Virtual prenatal/breastfeeding classes for $65.  Phone 780-413-7980 for more info.  If you are experiencing financial difficulty, AHS may waive up to the entire fee.

Edmonton Southside Primary Care Network (PCN) - Virtual Early Prenatal class for one evening at 6:30 PM for couples in the first 20 weeks of pregnancy.  Call 780-395-2626 for more info.

Edmonton Southside Primary Care Network (PCN) - Virtual Prenatal Classes over a 6-week period starting at 6:30 PM for couples over 20 weeks.  Call 780-395-2626 for more info. 

On the right side of your screen for free download, you will find links to the following:

  1. Having your Baby the Misericordia Hospital brochure
  2. Misericordia Hospital virtual tour
  3. Getting Breastfeeding off to a Great Start brochure

Alberta Health Services also has some great websites on pregnancy, newborns, and early childhood:

Birth and Babies

Healthy Parents Healthy Children Facebook Page

Healthy Parents Healthy Children Website - Has free, downloadable eBooks about having your baby in Alberta

This page will be updated once we have information on when prenatal classes will resume.  Questions can be directed to Katrina.Pederson@covenanthealth.ca.


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