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    Classes and Education

    Use the search options below to find classes of interest to you. Sutter Health affiliates offer classes in locations throughout Northern California.


    Sutter VNA & Hospice hosts a free support group for children ages five to 12 to help them cope with a family member's illness. Next class : To Be Announced
    A support and information-sharing group that helps caregivers of those with cancer navigate through and cope with complex and multiple responsibilities. Next class : March 25
    A support and information-sharing group that helps caregivers of those with cancer navigate through and cope with complex and multiple responsibilities. Next class : March 18
    Sutter Tracy Community Hospital offers an information packed childbirth preparation (Lamaze) class series, to prepare the mother and her support person for labor, delivery, and postpartum experiences. Next class : April 29
    Classes draw upon a variety of techniques. Childbirth instructor prepares expectant mothers and their partners for birth. Class includes instruction in relaxation and breathing to reduce the discomfort of labor and more. Next class : March 21
    Taught by a childbirth educator this class includes nine hours of instruction and is designed for first-time births. Next class : March 14
    This multiple session class is intended for expectant mothers and their chosen labor support person. Ideally the class should be completed 4-6 weeks prior to their due date. Next class : May 23
    Learn about all aspects of childbirth, practice specific skills to cope with labor and delivery and receive information on the use of pain medication, C-sections, and more. Saturday/Sunday class. Next class : March 28
    This is a two-session, Saturday/Sunday class, offered 4 1/2 hours each day. It is offered to expectant parents whose schedules may not allow for the traditional 5 week class. It is highly recommended for couples expecting their first child. Next class : March 21
    Class series* are taught by a labor-delivery room nurse and include instruction in relaxation, breathing techniques, signs and stages of labor. Instructor also covers epidurals and C-sections Next class : March 6