Breastfeeding Class Offered at OSF Saint James

7/15/2014 - Pontiac, Illinois

OSF Saint James – John W. Albrecht Medical Center is offering a breastfeeding class on Monday, March 2 at 6:00 p.m. in the OSF Saint James Education Center on the 2nd floor of the hospital. 

The class will teach proper techniques and the advantages and benefits of breastfeeding and includes a video on breastfeeding which will include discussing common concerns, positioning, and breast pumps.

In addition, there will be education on nutrition and dietary requirements along with a question and answer session to promote a successful breastfeeding experience.  Fathers or other support persons are also welcome to attend. 

The cost of the class is $15.  Registration is required and should be made online at

OSF Saint James – John W. Albrecht Medical Center is located at 2500 W. Reynolds Street in Pontiac. 



Pam Meiner
Community Relations Coordinator
(815) 842-4986