Parenting Classes in Georgia

This video was created by a Georgian TV magazine program on one aspect of JSI's Healthy Women in Georgia Program. The video explores the benefits of the warm chain skin-to-skin contact between father and baby immediately after birth to maintain the baby's body temperature. It also features Parent's Schools for parents to be to prepare for various aspects of delivery, including pain management and having partners attend the delivery.

Healthy Woman Georgia piloted the liberalization of family planning services and antenatal care in 44 health facilities in disadvantaged rural and urban communities. Today, this successful pilot is being scaled-up to 123 facilities throughout the regions where HWG is working.

In Georgian with English subtitles. JSI Research & Training Institute, Inc./Healthy Women in Georgia Program, 2009.