Virtual Childbirth Preparation Classes

March 04, 2024

Riverside is proud to offer virtual Childbirth Preparation Classes. Mom-to-be and her partner or support person can explore the many choices available to make their birth experience personal and positive.

This course includes comprehensive information on pregnancy, labor, and birth, as well as relaxation and breathing techniques, all from the safety of your home.

Registration is required. Click on the yellow Register Now button to the right to register. Please provide your email address.

As the date for the new session approaches, you will receive an email with instructions on how to join virtually. This program is a series of four classes offered on consecutive Monday evenings for two hours from 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

The March series dates are 3/4, 3/11, 3/18 and 3/25.

We look forward to helping you prepare for the arrival of your little one. If you have questions, please send us an email at

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Want to learn more about our programs? Come to our program information sessions to learn more about our individual programs, view hands-on demonstrations and speak with current faculty members. Bring your unofficial transcripts for review by our admissions team and plan for the next steps in your future health care career!

Thursday 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Riverside College of Health Careers
316 Main Street
Newport News, VA, 23601




Parkinson's Community Sing-Along

Join us for a Community Sing-Along for people living with Parkinson's disease. Using your voice while having fun and making friends!

Event takes place on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month beginning April 23, 2024
Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: The Martha W. Goodson Center Training Center, 460 McLaws Circle, Suite 130, Williamsburg, VA 23185

Community group sessions to keep your voice strong through singing. Hosted by The Martha W. Goodson Center & Riverside Therapy Group.

  • All voices and abilities are welcome
  • No singing experience required
  • Space is limited to 15 people, care partners are welcome
  • Participating in the chorus is free of charge

To register or for more information, contact program director, Mary Martha Stewart, at 757-220-4751, ext. 1 or

Group singing sessions are led by music director and Speech Language Pathologist Lisa M. Edwards, MA, CCC-SLP.

We look forward to you joining us!

Tuesday 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

The Martha W. Goodson Center Training Center
460 McLaws Circle, Suite 130
Williamsburg, VA, 23185

Parkinson’s Disease



In-Person Expectant Parents Tour

Riverside is proud to offer in-person Expectant Parent Tours two Tuesday evenings and one Saturday morning each month. During the tour, parents-to-be can preview the birthing suites and postpartum rooms in our Women and Infant Care Unit at Riverside Regional Medical Center. On the tour, you will have the opportunity to have your questions answered regarding having your baby at Riverside.
Attendance is limited to the expectant mother and 1 additional person, therefore ONLY the expectant mother needs to register for this tour. Registration will close once we have reached capacity.
Registration is required. Click the yellow "Register Now" button to the right to register for the tour. Please be sure to provide your email address. As the tour appointment approaches, you will receive an email with instructions for the tour.  
We look forward to showing you all Riverside has to offer!


Tuesday 6:00 PM - 7:15 PM

Riverside Regional Medical Center
500 J. Clyde Morris Blvd
Newport News, VA, 23601

Women's Health

Expectant Parents