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Bringing Up Boone Babies

Are you raising a newborn, infant or toddler? Do you have questions about feeding a picky eater or calming a fussy baby? Do you want to connect with other parents?

Bringing Up Boone Babies is a monthly support group provided by Boone Family Birthplace. This hour-long session is led by a Boone Family Birthplace nurse. Each month, we offer a short presentation on a different topic, followed by open group discussion.

This support group is free and open to all parents of newborns, infants, and toddlers. No registration is required.

Bring your baby or child with you! (We’ll have a baby scale and someone available to help comfort babies).

January 19, 11 a.m., Boone Hospital Conference Center: “Feedings and Nutrition for Newborns to Toddler”

Learn more about breastmilk and formula feedings; weaning; introducing solid foods; satisfying picky eaters; and feeding baby after going back to work or while away from home.

February 16, 11 a.m., Boone Hospital Conference Center: “When Baby Sleeps, Everyone's Happy”

Learn tips to improve your baby or toddler's sleep habits; bedtime safety tips; and calming a fussy baby.

March 16, 11 a.m., Boone Hospital Conference Center: "On the Go"

Learn about different methods for babywearing, like wraps, slings and buckle carriers, and introducing baby to friends, family, pets and public places. Feel free to bring your babywearing items with you.

For more information, please contact Boone Family Birthplace at 573.815.8445.

CLICK HERE to request to join our Bringing Up Boone Babies Facebook support group!

We invite you to tour our birthing and family suites, either in conjunction with a prepared childbirth class, or by appointment.

Call 573.815.8445 for more information or to schedule a private tour.

Read new parent testimonials on our MyBooneHealth Blog.

Learn more about Boone Family Birthplace awards.

Tell us about your stay!  Help us improve our facilities for future Boone Families.

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1600 E. Broadway, Columbia, MO 65201
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