NEWBORN CARE CLASS: Newborn characteristics, feedings, diapering, swaddling, safe sleep and bathing will be addressed from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday, June 26, in the Pelican Room of Lakeview Regional Medical Center, 95 Judge Tanner Blvd., Covington.

To reserve a spot, call Nurses on Call at (985) 867-3900.

CANCER SUPPORT GROUP: The Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center at St. Tammany Parish Hospital will host a cancer connection support group at 7 p.m. Tuesday at St. Tammany Parish Hospital, 1203 S. Tyler St., Covington. Family members and friends are invited to share experiences and quality of life after a cancer diagnosis.

For information, contact Jane Freudenberger at jfreuden berger@marybird.com or (985) 276-6832.

BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT: A bereavement support group will meet at 3 p.m. Wednesday in the Madisonville Conference Room at St. Tammany Parish Hospital, 1202 S. Tyler St., Covington. The group is free. For information, contact Ada Marion at (985) 871-5974 or amarion@stph.org.

There’s also a bereavement/grief support group meeting from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. July 3 at the Hospice office, 725 W. 11th Ave., Covington. The meeting is open to anyone who has experienced the death of a loved one. For information, call (985) 871-5976.

TOTAL JOINT CLASS: A physical therapist, surgical nurse, case manager and orthopedic nurse will discuss preoperative and postoperative care for patients undergoing total joint replacement surgery at 1 p.m. Wednesday in the Pelican Room of Lakeview Regional Medical Center, 95 Judge Tanner Blvd., Covington.

To reserve a spot, call Nurses on Call at (985) 867-3900.

BREAST-FEEDING SUPPORT GROUP: A breast-feeding support group will meet at noon July 3 at the St. Tammany Parish Hospital Parenting Center, 1505 N. Florida St., Suite B, Covington. A certified lactation consultant will be available to answer questions about breast-feeding. Expectant moms are encouraged to attend.

Free. For information, contact ksupan@stph.org or (985) 898-4435.

HOSPITAL VOLUNTEER MEETING: The volunteer auxiliary of Lakeview Regional Medical Center will meet at 9 a.m. July 3 in the Magnolia Room of the hospital, 95 Judge Tanner Blvd., Covington.

MENTAL ILLNESS SUPPORT GROUP: The NAMI Family-to-Family support group will meet at 7 p.m. July 8 in the Pelican Room of Lakeview Regional Medical Center, 95 Judge Tanner Blvd., Covington. Participation is free, and no registration is required.

For information or to sign up for monthly email reminders, call (985) 626-6538 or email info@namisttammany.org.

ALZHEIMER’S CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP: Caregivers will receive emotional, educational and social support and develop methods and skills for solving problems through the Alzheimer’s caregiver support group. The group meets at 2 p.m. on the second Tuesday of every month in the second-floor conference room of the Slidell Memorial Hospital Regional Cancer Center, 1120 Robert Blvd., Slidell.

The next meeting will be July 8. For information, call Audrey Baker at (985) 960-1964.

MADISONVILLE AUTISM SUPPORT GROUP: An Autism Spectrum Disorder network meeting is held from 10 a.m. to noon on the second Wednesday of every month at the office of Strengthening Outcomes With Autism Resources, 308 Pine St., Madisonville.

The next meeting will be July 9. For information, email gsternfels@soarwithautism.org.

NEW BABY SUPPORT GROUP: Mothers gather with their little ones, from birth to seven months, to discuss child development and parenting tips with other parents as well as professionals at 11:15 a.m. every Thursday at the St. Tammany Parish Hospital Parenting Center, 1505 N. Florida St., Suite B, Covington.

Free. To register or for more information, contact ksupan@stph.org or (985) 898-4435.

FREE YOGA IN SLIDELL: A yoga class is offered for cancer patients and caregivers every Monday from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. on the second floor of the Slidell Memorial Hospital Community Outreach Center, SMH Wellness Pavilion, 501 Robert Blvd., Slidell.

There is no charge for the classes, but registration and medical release are required. For more information, call (985) 280-6600.

BASIC LIFE SUPPORT FOR HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS: Caregivers in a wide variety of settings may benefit from a basic life support course from 8:15 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. July 11 in the Pelican Room of Lakeview Regional Medical Center, 95 Judge Tanner Blvd., Covington. The course is designed to teach the skills of CPR for victims of all ages, including use of an automated external defibrillator and relief of foreign-body airway obstruction.

For registration information, call (985) 867-3967.

TOTAL JOINT CLASS: A physical therapist, surgical nurse, case manager and orthopedic nurse will discuss preoperative and postoperative care for patients undergoing total joint replacement surgery at 1 p.m. July 16 in the Pelican Room of Lakeview Regional Medical Center, 95 Judge Tanner Blvd., Covington.

To reserve a spot, call Nurses on Call at (985) 867-3900.

HOSPITAL VOLUNTEER MEETING: The volunteer auxiliary of Lakeview Regional Medical Center will meet at 9:30 a.m. July 17 in the Pelican Room of the hospital, 95 Judge Tanner Blvd., Covington.

LAMAZE CHILDBIRTH CLASS: Relaxation and breathing techniques for natural childbirth, signs and symptoms of labor, and post-partum care will be discussed during a Lamaze childbirth class to be held from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. July 17 in the Pelican Room of Lakeview Regional Medical Center, 95 Judge Tanner Blvd., Covington.

Participants should bring a pillow and blanket. To reserve a spot, call Nurses on Call at (985) 867-3900.

BREAST-FEEDING CLASS: Positioning, latching and what to expect will be discussed during a breast-feeding class from 10 a.m. to noon July 19 in the Pelican Room of Lakeview Regional Medical Center, 95 Judge Tanner Blvd., Covington.

To reserve a spot, call Nurses on Call at (985) 867-3900.

BABY-SITTING TRAINING: The two-day Safe Sitter program will be offered from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 23-24 in the Magnolia Room of Lakeview Regional Medical Center, 95 Judge Tanner Blvd., Covington. Topics include CPR, choking rescue, injury management, safety for the sitter, baby-sitting as a business and child care basics

To reserve a spot, call Nurses on Call at (985) 867-3900.

LAMAZE CHILDBIRTH CLASS: Relaxation and breathing techniques for natural childbirth, signs and symptoms of labor, and post-partum care will be discussed during a Lamaze childbirth class to be held from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. July 24 in the Pelican Room of Lakeview Regional Medical Center, 95 Judge Tanner Blvd., Covington.

Participants should bring a pillow and blanket. To reserve a spot, call Nurses on Call at (985) 867-3900.

H2U RESOURCE MEETING: The monthly Health to You resource meeting will be held at 9 a.m. July 24 in the Pelican Room of Lakeview Regional Medical Center, 95 Judge Tanner Blvd., Covington. The guest speaker will be Dr. Ramy El Khoury, who will discuss neurological conditions affecting the elderly.

TOTAL JOINT CLASS: A physical therapist, surgical nurse, case manager and orthopedic nurse will discuss preoperative and postoperative care for patients undergoing total joint replacement surgery at 1 p.m. July 30 in the Pelican Room of Lakeview Regional Medical Center, 95 Judge Tanner Blvd., Covington.

To reserve a spot, call Nurses on Call at (985) 867-3900.

SOULPOTPOURRI: A day of wellness classes will be held from 1 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. July 27 at the Women’s Center for Healing & Transformation, 71667 Leveson St., Abita Springs.

Class descriptions will be available as plans develop. The fee is $20 for two classes or $40 for four classes.

To register, contact Claudia at volunteer@womenscenterforhealing.org or (985) 377-4157. For additional information, visit www.womenscenterforhealing.org.

LAMAZE CHILDBIRTH CLASS: Relaxation and breathing techniques for natural childbirth, signs and symptoms of labor, and post-partum care will be discussed during a Lamaze childbirth class to be held from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. July 31 in the Pelican Room of Lakeview Regional Medical Center, 95 Judge Tanner Blvd., Covington.

Participants should bring a pillow and blanket. To reserve a spot, call Nurses on Call at (985) 867-3900.