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Childbirth and Pregnancy Education Classes

Prepaid Medical Assistance Program (PMAP), MinnesotaCare, UCare Connect + Medicare and UCare Connect members

From learning about stages of labor and options for care, to getting the basic information about newborns, childbirth and pregnancy education classes are a great way to get ready for parenthood. Eligible UCare members may be able to take classes for free.* Classes are offered through clinics, hospitals, and other health agencies. No referral from a provider is needed.

Examples of classes include:

  • Childbirth Preparation
  • Expecting Multiples
  • Refresher Childbirth Preparation
  • Cesarean Preparation
  • Breastfeeding Basics

*Register by phone and provide your UCare member ID number. If you are asked to pay in advance please call UCare Customer Services to get a referral for another class.

How to find a class

To find out more about where classes are offered, talk to your doctor, midwife or the hospital where you’ll give birth.

PMAP, MnCare, Minnesota Senior Care Plus (MSC+) Customer Service

Local: 612-676-3200
Toll free: 1-800-203-7225
TTY: 612-676-6810
Toll free: 1-800-688-2534
8 am – 5 pm, Monday – Friday

UCare Connect + Medicare Customer Service

Local: 612-676-3310
Toll free: 1-855-260-9707
TTY: 612-676-6810
Toll free: 1-800-688-2534
8 am – 8 pm, seven days a week

UCare Connect Customer Service

Local: 612-676-3395
Toll free: 1-877-903-0061
TTY: 612-676-6810
Toll free: 1-800-688-2534
8 am – 5 pm, Monday – Friday