Filter by Category
Infant CPR for Parents, Grandparents and Older Siblings with Carol Welsh
with Carol Welsh
We are planning on resuming these classes in April. Please call Carol Welsh at 207-393-3462 to register. DO NOT REGISTER WITH COURSESTORM WITHOUT SPEAKING TO CAROL.
WOULD YOU KNOW WHAT TO DO IF YOUR INFANT CHOKED OR STOPPED BREATHING?
WELL, WOULD YOU???
If you can't immediately answer yes with confidence then sign up for this class.
Learn the skills for CPR and choking rescue on an infant up to the age of one year. This is a hands-on experience with manikins where you'll gain confidence through practice while having some fun as well.
Class is only 90 minutes and the cost minimal for a valuable life-long tool.
Price is per person so bring your family, friends and even your neighbors. You never know when you might need these skills.
Preparing for Birth and Feeding Your Baby
with Carol Welsh and Jaime Johnson
Are you excited about being pregnant and becoming a parent but also a little it nervous about it?
Feel like you may not have control over what happens during labor?
Not sure how your husband/partner can help you through this process?
Do you worry about whether you'll be able to breastfeed? Make enough milk? Handle the baby's demands?
Gain knowledge and skill while you explore how to work through your birth process and understand breastfeeding in a supportive environment.
This event will be an informal, lightly structured, class primarily led by your questions and concerns.
****class fee is per couple - put who is attending with you on your registration form (no need to register them).****
Car Seat Inspection Events
with Child Passenger Safety Technicians
Is your child's car seat installed correctly? When do you have to stop using LATCH? What is that hookey thing on the back of my car? When can my child ride forward facing?
If you don't know the answers to these and other car seat questions you are not alone. More than 90% of car seats in the State of Maine and either not correctly installed or misused.
OUR EVENTS ARE CURRENTLY SUSPENDED BUT YOU CAN CALL FOR AN APPOINTMENT FOR EITHER AN INSPECTION OR DISTRIBUTION. 207-393-3462.
DON'T BE ONE OF THOSE PEOPLE!! COME TO A CAR SEAT SAFETY CHECK AND BECOME A SUPER-USER.
Registrtaion is not necessary just drop by the Norway Fire Department between 11am and 3pm. Enter from Beal Street.
Parents, caregivers, grandparents, anyone can ensure their child’s safety seats are properly installed; compatible with their vehicle; haven’t been subject to a recall; and are the appropriate seat for the child just by coming to one of our seat check events.
It is preferred that you have your child/children with you unless you are pregnant parents awaiting the birth of your baby.
If you are unable to attend an event inspections may be done by appointment. For more information, to make an appointment, or to learn about the free seat distribution program call 207-393-3462.