Find out what you can do to have a smooth and sweet first year with your baby! We’ll share our best tips to help you have an easier postpartum experience. This event is free and open to all – you don’t have to be a Cooley Dickinson patient to participate. Non-gestational parents are strongly encouraged to attend. Group Prenatal Care participants, please note: Material covered is also offered in Group Prenatal Care sessions.

This recurring event will be held from 6 to 8 pm on the following Tuesdays:

  • July 16, 2024

To Register:

Please register by emailing obgynmidwiferyprograms@cooleydickinson.org with the subject “Postpartum Planning” and include your name, the date you’d like to attend and where you plan to give birth.

Facilitated by:

Rachel Marino, CNM, is our Director of Midwifery, a full-scope midwife and former clinical instructor at Boston University School of Medicine. She is a former Peace Corps volunteer with a strong dedication to public service and to her patients’ well-being.

Grace Nowakoski has been facilitating Group Prenatal Care at Cooley Dickinson for the past 5 years. She is the mother of two young children and knows how important it is to help families think ahead as they prepare to welcome a new child.


Contact Grace Nowakoski at obgynmidwiferyprograms@cooleydickinson.org.

When July 16, 2024
6:00 pm


Community Room of Cooley Dickinson OBGYN & Midwifery
10 Denniston Place (on the hospital campus)
Northampton, MA 01060