• Adoptive Care Classes

  • For questions please contact Elizabeth Greenfield, the Adoption Program Coordinator, at elizabethgreenfield@centura.org or 303-269-4366.

    Maybe We'll Adopt Class

    Considering adoption? Come join us for an informational meeting that will answer the question, "Where do we start?"

    A complimentary, 2-hour class by appointment only.

    Please contact: Elizabeth Greenfield (elizabethgreenfield@centura.org), or by calling 303-269-4366
    Location: Parker Adventist Hospital, Conference Center

    Adoptive Babycare Class

    Perspective adoptive parents learn proper care techniques and information pertinent to caring for their adopted newborn or infant. Emphasis is placed on special considerations when becoming adoptive parents, including bonding, special feeding techniques, and the unique hospital time. This class covers everything from newborn appearance and characteristics, to feeding, diapering, dressing, holding, bathing, calming, safety, growth and development, choosing a pediatrician, etc. You will be armed with “what to expect” from the moment the baby is born up to the first year of life. This class meets standards required by most adoption agencies, the state of Colorado, and a certificate of completion is issued. 

    One 3-hour class
    Location: Parker Adventist Hospital, Conference Center
    Cost: $25/1 person; $45/2 people 

    Register Online

    Infant CPR/First Aid Class 

    Perspective Adoptive parents learn lifesaving skills with instruction in CPR and the relief of choking. Appropriate for parents, grandparents, and all infant caretakers. Meets standards required by most adoption agencies. Certification is not offered with this course, but a certificate of completion can be issued by contacting the Adoption Liaison.

    Location: Parker Adventist Hospital, Conference Center

    Register Online

    If you have questions, please contact Elizabeth Greenfield at 303-269-4366 or email Elizabeth Greenfield.

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