Breastfeeding Basics and Beyond Class | Texas Children's Health Plan

Breastfeeding Basics and Beyond Class

Learn about the benefits of breastfeeding for you and your baby. We will discuss basic concepts about breastfeeding, how to spot hunger signs, and how to use a breastfeeding pump. We will also talk about the importance of having a support person, options for going back to work or school while breastfeeding, and more. Once you complete this class, you will receive a nursing pillow, 2 packs of diapers and a tote bag!
 
Members unable to attend the class in person will have the option to take it online and will receive the class materials by mail.

How do I claim my extra benefit?

You can sign up for this class by clicking on the “Sign up” button below or by calling 1-800-990-8247.
 

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Educational classes are free for members. A support person is allowed and encouraged to attend. After you complete the class, you will receive a nursing pillow, 2 packs of diapers and a tote bag!

Who is eligible?

CHIP, STAR, and STAR Kids members who are pregnant.

Is this extra benefit available in my service area?

Available in Harris, Jefferson, and Northeast service areas.