Family and Relationships

We recommend that you register early in your pregnancy, as classes fill quickly.

You may register for your classes online at the links below. If you have any questions, or prefer to register by phone, please call the EvergreenHealthline at 425.899.3000, Monday-Friday 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.


CONVERSATIONS ABOUT MOTHERHOOD
Motherhood is an amazing, life-altering experience. Every stage brings ups and downs that impact all aspects of moms’ lives.

Join women from around the community for an authentic, thought-provoking discussion about the joys and challenges of being a mom.

Available dates and online registration


BRINGING BABY HOME - RELATIONSHIP SKILLS FOR COUPLES
Bringing Baby Home is a nationally-recognized program developed by Dr. John Gottman based on 30+ years of marriage and family research.

This workshop prepares couples for life with baby and helps them be the best parenting team possible.

In a relaxed and supportive environment, expectant and new parents learn skills to strengthen their relationship, foster baby’s development, and reduce the incidence or severity of postpartum mood disorders.

Fee: $150/couple; fee includes certified take-home materials.

Four-week evening series:  Available dates and online registration 

Two-day weekend series:  Available dates and online registration


CONSCIOUS FATHERING
Expectant and new fathers are equipped with the skills and knowledge needed to build a strong, nurturing parent/child relationship from the first moments of their baby’s life.

New fathers learn to anticipate their baby’s five basic needs through hands-on instruction and practice. Taught by a parent educator.

Fee: $40

Available dates and online registration


SIBLING CLASS FOR THE 3-5 YEAR OLD
Children will learn about what to expect when the new baby comes home.

Parents attend with their children. Includes a tour of the Family Maternity Center. 

Fee: $15/per child

Available dates and online registration


Class Locations

Our community health classes and events are held on the EvergreenHealth Kirkland campus as well as other locations in our region.  

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