Childbirth and Parenting Education

North Memorial’s NICU offers the highest level of care available in the northwest metro for the most critically ill neonate. We offer family-centered developmental care from the birth of the critically ill neonate all the way through discharge.

Family Birth Center Tours

This is a group tour for anyone who would like to visit the Family Birth Center at North Memorial Medical Center in Robbinsdale. You can register for a Family Birth Center Tour online. Tours are offered every other Tuesday at 6 p.m. or the second Saturday of the month at 10 a.m. There is no cost to participate.

Register online for a North Memorial Family Birth Center Tour.

Childbirth Education

All North Memorial childbirth, amma-logo breastfeeding and newborn care classes, including online education, are now offered through a partnership with Amma Parenting Center. Amma Parenting Center is a one-stop resource for new and expecting parents to get the education and support they need. From childbirth classes to lactation support and beyond, Amma offers it all.

Classes will be held at the following locations and taught by Amma's educators. Amma Parenting Center's class menu covers support and education for families both before and after the baby arrives.

Class locations:

When searching for a class on the Amma web site, you can sort by location to find your desired location. You're invited to take classes at any of the four locations, regardless of where you plan to give birth. Prenatal classes fill quickly, so please register early to have the best chance at getting the class of your choice.

Visit to see class descriptions, check available dates and register online. For questions or to register by phone, Amma Parenting Center staff is ready to help you at 952-926-BABY.