NFP Class Locations and Instructors

Natural Family Planning classes are offered throughout the Diocese of Saint Cloud in a variety of locations in Minnesota’s central sixteen counties.

To register for the next available class in your area, simply view the online calendars  and or find your location below.


Breckenridge:  Julie Budke, R.N., St. Francis Healthcare Campus, 218-731-3395 – Classes are by appointment and are approximately 1 1/2 to 2 hours long.  Most insurance plans cover the cost of NFP Instruction.

Fergus Falls:  Julie Budke, R.N., Our Lady of Victory Church, 218-731-3395 – Classes are by appointment and are approximately 1 1/2 to 2 hours long.  Most insurance plans cover the cost of NFP Instruction.

Glenwood:  Amanda Recker, R.N., Sacred Heart Church, 320-239-2108 – Classes are by appointment and are approximately 1 1/2 to 2 hours long.  Most insurance plans cover the cost of NFP Instruction.

Little Falls NFP Office 320-631-5660 – First Instruction classes are listed on the online calendars  and are approximately 1 1/2 to 2 hours long.  Most insurance plans cover the cost of NFP Instruction. 

  • Cathy Bahmer, Saint Gabriel’s Hospital
  • Marge Benusa, L.P.N., Saint Gabriel’s Hospital
  • Mary Bontjes, R.N., Saint Gabriel’s Hospital

Long Prairie:  Victoria Bulcher, St. Mary of Mt. Carmel Church, 320-360-5193 – First Instruction classes are listed on the online calendars  and are approximately 1 1/2 to 2 hours long.  Most insurance plans cover the cost of NFP Instruction.

Morris:  Joan Jay, Steven’s Community Medical Center, 320-589-4865 – Classes are by appointment and are approximately 1 1/2 to 2 hours long.  Most insurance plans cover the cost of NFP Instruction.

Osakis:  Hollie Kulzer, St. Agnes School, 320-859-5864 – Classes are by appointment and are approximately 1 1/2 to 2 hours long.  Most insurance plans cover the cost of NFP Instruction.

Randall:  Mary Bontjes, R.N., P.H.N., St. James Parish, 320-360-6599 – Classes are by appointment and are approximately 1 1/2 to 2 hours long.  Most insurance plans cover the cost of NFP Instruction.

Rice:  Ann Marschel, Immaculate Conception Church, 320-290-6311 – First Instruction classes are listed on the online calendars  and are approximately 1 1/2 to 2 hours long.  Most insurance plans cover the cost of NFP Instruction.

Saint Cloud NFP Office 320-252-4721 or 800-624-9019 – First Instruction classes are listed on the online calendars  and are approximately 1 1/2 to 2 hours long.  Most insurance plans cover the cost of NFP Instruction.  

  • Cathy Bahmer
  • Tami Gewecke
  • Nicole Mach
  • Ann Marschel (in training)
  • Katie Opatz, R.N. (in training)
  • Jillian Reber
  • Sheila Reineke, OTR/L
  • Angel Statz (in training)
  • Marisol Statz

St. Michael:  Nora Dehmer, St. Michael’s Church, 320-248-5892 – First Instruction classes are listed on the online calendars  and are approximately 1 1/2 to 2 hours long.  Most insurance plans cover the cost of NFP Instruction.

Sauk Centre:  Lola and Mark Welle, CentraCare Health-Sauk Centre Hospital, 320-352-6014 – Classes are by appointment and are approximately 1 1/2 to 2 hours long.  Most insurance plans cover the cost of NFP Instruction.

Wadena:  Victoria Bulcher, St. Ann’s Church, 320-360-5193 or Mary Jorgenson, R.N., Tri-County Hospital, 218-631-4759 – First Instruction classes are listed on the online calendars and are approximately 1 1/2 to 2 hours long.  Most insurance plans cover the cost of NFP Instruction.