Private Consults by Appointment Only (Fees Apply)

Alabama Breastfeeding Medicine, Dr. Joshua Johannson MD, FACOG, IBCLC 256-241-0885

Bellies, Birth, & Beyond, Amanda Henry, RN, IBCLC 256-624-6200

Blessed Encouragement Home Visiting Lactation Support, Nancy Makransky, RN, IBCLC, LMT 256-689-6282

RMC Prenatal and Birthing Classes

RMC Prenatal and Birthing Classes
Call 256-235-5132 to register. Call for available class dates.

Prenatal Class

Weeknight and Saturday classes available.

In this course you will learn:

• Physiological changes and warning signs of pregnancy
• Pain relief measures during labor and birth
• How and why you should breastfeed
• Proper newborn and post-partum care

Natural Childbirth Class

Weeknight and Saturday classes available. Participants should come with comfortable/loose clothing and two bed pillows.

In this course you will learn:

• How the birth partner can assist with comfort measures in pregnancy
• Natural comfort measures to assist with labor and delivery
• What to expect with the natural childbirth experience
• Beneficial movements and exercises for labor
• Breathing/relaxation techniques used during labor and delivery

New Sibling Class

Saturday mornings ages 3-12 accompanied by guardian

In this course new siblings learn:

• How parents can include big brother and sister with the new baby
• How to care for the baby safely
• Why babies cry and how to help
• What to expect when you visit mom at the hospital

Stork School

Meets first Sunday of each month from 3:00-5:00 p.m. at RMC Maternity Services.

This free introduction to RMC Maternity Services is open to expectant parents and children. Come hear about important tips for new parents, register for upcoming prenatal classes, and take a tour of Alabama’s first baby friendly hospital!

Breastfeeding Resources

Alabama Breastfeeding Medicine


Private breastfeeding consults for breastfeeding difficulties and professional assessments. Appointments necessary. Find us on Facebook!

Also- First Thursday of each month offers breastfeeding prenatal courses for expectant parents. Call 256-235-5132 ext 1 to register.

Baby and Mother Enjoying Each Other



Breastfeeding support, infant massage, and listening ears. Meets first Tuesday of each month.

Call Nancy for more information.

La Leche League



Breastfeeding support for pregnant moms, nursing moms, and their babies. Meets second Tuesday of each month. 6 pm to 8 pm. Call for more information.

International Cesarean Network

110 E. 10th Street, 36203


Breastfeeding support for mothers with cesarean delivery. Call Crystal for more information

Baby Café

1327 Leighton Ave, 36207


Breastfeeding support for IBCLCs and nursing mothers. Breastfeeding consultants available. Tuesdays 10am-12pm. Call Alexis for more information.

Milk Depot

RMC Lactation Center
400 E. 10th Street,
Anniston, AL 36207


Drop in for infant weight checks, question for our lactation consultants, or drop off donor milk for our milk depot. Wednesdays 10am-12pm. Call for more information.

RMC Breastfeeding Support Group

256-235-5132, ext 1

Mother-to-Mother breastfeeding support and professional consultants. Meets Wednesdays from 10am-12pm at RMC OB Services.

RMC Lactation Services

256-235-5132, ext 1

Weight checks and outpatient IBCLC consults by appointment only. Follow-up phone consultants. Find us on Facebook!