Hokie Wellness offering program for new and expectant parents

From: Hokie Wellness

Hokie Wellness is offering “Planning for Baby and Returning to Work” for faculty and staff who are expecting the birth of a child or new parents with a child or children under three months.

The program will be held the first and third Thursday of each month. On the first Thursday, the program will be for faculty and the third Thursday will be for staff. All expecting and new parents are welcome to attend including fathers, non-birth mothers and adoptive parents.

The next session, for faculty, will be Thursday, Oct. 3, from 12-1 p.m. in room 2410 at the North End Center. The next session, for staff, will be Thursday, Oct. 17, same time and location. Topics to be discussed include benefits, leave, and resources available to new parents.

A light lunch will be served and, upon completion of the program, participants will receive a Hokie Wellness/Virginia Tech onesie for their baby.

Registration is required. For more information, contact Hokie Wellness at hokiewellness@vt.edu or by calling 540-231-8878.