Parenting Education and Support

If you choose to parent, our education programs will equip you with tools to help you and provide you with baby clothes, equipment, diapers, and more.

In addition to our class schedule, Prestonwood Pregnancy Center can help you locate information regarding insurance, housing, baby items, and medical care as well as connect you with other community resources. 

Prestonwood Pregnancy Center – Equipping, Enriching, and Engaging Families for Success.

Richardson Class Schedule

Breastfeeding 101

Find answers to all your breastfeeding questions in this class while learning how easy it can be to successfully breastfeed your new baby. No childcare available.

Mondays: May 20th, June 24th
Time: 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Childbirth Education

Come learn what happens in labor, when you should go to the hospital, and relaxation and breathing techniques to use in labor and delivery. This class will also cover post-partum care and newborn care, and is for women who are 25-40 weeks pregnant. No childcare available.

Wednesdays: June 5th, June 19th
Time: 10:30am to 12:00pm

Engage Parenting

This class offers practical ideas and positive encouragement for parents of all ages. We discuss topics such as child development, discipline, communication, emotional health, nutrition and finances. Dinner will be provided. Certificates will be given for completing eight classes.

Thursdays: May 9th, June 13th
Time: 6:30pm to 8:00pm

LinkedIn or Left Out

Are you trying to find a new job, but you’re not sure where to begin? This class will help prepare you for a job search and the interview process. Each month, the instructor will rotate through different topics, such as resume building, marketing yourself on social media, etiquette, interview skills, how to dress for success and more. 

Mondays: May 13th, June 10th
Time: 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Nutrition

Have any questions about what to eat during your pregnancy, after your pregnancy, or what to feed your children? This class will cover a variety of topics that all relate back to nutrition throughout and after your pregnancy!

  • February 28th – Love the Sun ….and Your Vitamin D: Love is in the air. But what does the sun have to do with it? Join us for a special edition of why our body needs Vitamin D to be complete.
  • March 28th – Follow the Rainbow with Fruits and Vegetables: Fruits and Vegetables are like a rainbow, many different colors. Join us to learn about 5-A-Day, and take home tips and recipes to eat more in different ways.

No childcare available.

Thursdays: May 30th, June 27th
Time: 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Ready to Read

Take advantage of the two experienced moms who will train you to teach your baby and toddler reading, basic math and social development. They will share proven methods of teaching any child the simplest of games and fun while interacting with mom or any caregiver. Bring your child (ages birth to 5 years). 

Thursdays: April 4 – June 27
Time: 10:00am to 11:00am

 

Refined: Miscarriage Support Group

Looking for an infertility or miscarriage, infant and pregnancy loss support group? Searching for a community that will encourage you and walk with you on your grief journey? If you are, then you’ve found a home here with us! 

Welcome to Refined! A monthly connection meeting held the first Thursday of every month. Focused on bringing women together who are experiencing infertility or loss. A safe environment designed to support and uplift you. All are welcome and we have a seat for you!

Facilitated by Twelve12 Ministries. No childcare available.

Thursdays: May 2nd, June 6th
Time: 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Relationships: You Have A Choice

Learn how to set healthy dating boundaries, and how to improve your relationship with your significant other. This class will equip you to learn how to love yourself first, expectations, intolerance, safety, boundaries, environment and more. No childcare available.

Saturdays: May 18th, June 29th
Time:11:00am to 12:00pm

The Seasons of Stress

You may be in a tough season of life, but there is no need to struggle alone! Join us and learn a simple, convenient approach to stress management. These lessons are taught from the online course The Unkinked Lifestyle. The course is offered free to all of our clients who attend class. We will also host a free monthly workshop over one of the lessons. 

Saturdays: May 11th, June 15th
Time: 11:00am to 12:00pm

Southwest Class Schedule

Baby is Here: Taking Care of Baby and Mama

When your baby arrives, a new world of activity and care is needed in the home, including feeding, bathing, diapering, sleeping and more. Meanwhile Mom also needs to take care of herself so she can care for her baby. This class will equip everyone caring for the newborn to be ready for his or her arrival, and to experience good health in the first months.

Tuesdays: May 14th, May 21st, May 28th
Time: 10:00am to 11:30am

Bosom Buddies: Breastfeeding Workshop

Breastfeeding can provide a special bond and nutritious support for your baby. Even though it is natural, it doesn’t mean it comes naturally. You will feel empowered with information and coaching from our trained nurse. Have questions about breastfeeding? How do you increase milk supply? Should you try pumping as a form of breastfeeding? The class is great for pregnant moms preparing for baby and for newly nursing moms.

Fridays: May 31st, June 7th
Time: 10:00am to 11:30am

Healthy Relationships

Make the best of your relationship. Learn how to deepen your connections and how to set healthy boundaries. Find guidance to take the next step toward marriage and how to nurture one another when
the going gets tough. Not in a relationship? Learn how to best raise your child in whatever season you may be in, and how to “parent” as a single parent with confidence.

Session 1:

Tuesdays: June 4th, June 11th, June 18th, June 25th, July 2nd
Time: 10:00am to 11:30am

Session 2:

Thursdays: May 9th, May 16th
Time: 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Live, Grow, Know

Live, Grow, Know will provide inspirational and fun sessions that encourage spiritual growth and support. When you know, you grow…and when you grow, you live fully. Creative illustrations and fun studies learned in class each week will help you live a full life.

Thursdays: May 23rd, May 30th, June 6th, June 13th, June 20th, June 27th
Time: 6:00pm to 7:30pm

 

Sign Up for a Class

 

Other Information

One-on-One Guidance

Our trained volunteers offer guidance and practical advice regarding issues you face as an individual. Do you have questions about your children or your relationship? Are you having trouble sorting out your spiritual life? We are here to offer help. Please call to schedule an appointment.

Earn While You Learn

Would you like to receive free diapers, a car seat, and money off your purchase for women’s clothes and baby items? Come to classes & appointments at Prestonwood Pregnancy Center and you can!

How “Earn While You Learn” works:

Two Diaper Bucks and a 50% off Voucher will be given out at receptionist window after services are completed.

4 Diaper Bucks = 1 pack of diapers
8 Diaper Bucks = 1 Infant Car Seat Voucher (limit 1 per child)

The Diaper Bucks must be turned into the Prestonwood Pregnancy Center staff for the Infant Car Seat voucher.

50% off Voucher allows you to receive a 50% discount on the items listed.

All vouchers will be redeemed at Lifesaver’s Upscale Resale located at 561 W. Campbell Rd #101, Richardson TX 75080. Tel. (972) 669-9000

Registration is required

For more details, call 972-386-4015.
Please call the day of the class to check on possible changes in the schedule.