Education/Childbirth Classes

Patient Education

Methodist Hospitals’ Stork Club provides expectant mothers with free childbirth classes, monthly educational newsletters, and other benefits. We offer additional classes, including:

  • Childbirth
  • Sibling
  • CLICK HERE for steps you can take to promote a safe sleep environment for your infant.

Prepared Childbirth Classes

A four-week course to help pregnant mothers and their partners learn about labor, delivery and the immediate post partum period.

Northlake Campus
Third Floor Conference Room, 600 Grant St., Gary

Southlake Campus 
Maternal Fetal Medicine Conference Room
8701 Broadway, Merrillville

To register call 1-888-909-3627 or click here.


Free Scoliosis Screenings

Having your child screened for scoliosis is quick and painless and can prevent future health problems from happening. By appointment only. For more information call 219-738-4930.

CLICK HERE to meet the Methodist Physician Group women’s services specialists practicing near you.


Methodist Hospitals Maternal & Infant Care Center

Northlake Campus600 Grant StreetGaryIN 46402  •  219-886-4730
Southlake Campus: 8701 Broadway, MerrillvilleIN 46410  •  219-738-5530

Methodist Hospitals Lactation (Breastfeeding)
Walk-In Clinic

Northlake Campus: Third Floor Conference Room
600 Grant StreetGaryIN 46402  •  219-886-4734
Southlake Campus: Maternal Fetal Medicine Clinic Conference Room
8701 Broadway, MerrillvilleIN 46410  •  219-757-7638