St. Charles Family Birthing Center in Bend provides OB/GYNs, family physicians, certified nurse midwives, and pediatricians to care for the mother and baby. They also have the only Neonatal Intensive Care Unit in the region, in case the baby needs extra support. Large private suites are available with jacuzzis to reduce pain during labor, and there is plenty of room for birthing partners to stay and families to visit. Babies will stay with the mother in the birthing suite, and nurses are also available to assist and provide new mothers with plenty of rest. Childbirth and breastfeeding education classes are available, and free tours of the Bend birthing center are also available. Mothers can consult with lactation services available in-house at the birthing center.