Postpartum Resources





Pregnancy Resources


Abby Block

Birth doula, placenta arts specialist, and holistic health coach

Carriage House Birth

Doula referral agency, childbirth classes of all kinds

Choices in Childbirth

Workshops, tools, and resources to help expecting parents evaluate the many options for where, how, and with whom to birth.


Birth Matters NYC 

Childbirth Education classes, birth doulas

Breastfeeding Support


Katherine Lileskov, IBCLC

In home lactation consultant (Brooklyn only)

Denise McDonald, IBCLC

In home lactation consultant


La Leche League of NY

Free lactation support, groups, and education

The Wild

Breast pump rentals, nursing wear, and a wide range of classes and support groups for parents, locations in Williamsburg and Park Slope


Mother's Milk Bank Northeast

One of three non-profit milk banks serving New York, find out how to donate and receive human milk



Physical Therapy and Bodywork


Beyond Basics Physical Therapy

Physical therapy treatments for diastasis recti, scarring, c-section, episiotomy, pelvic floor weakness, and more


Marianne Ryan Physical Therapy

Pre and postnatal physical therapy, birth preparation, treatment of blocked milk ducts


Miriam Pineles

Acupuncture for fertility, pregnancy, labor, and postpartum, moxibustion for turning breech babies, house-calls for special circumstances, insurance accepted


Cindy Hanson

Reiki and chakra energy work for pregnancy and postpartum




The Wild

Brooklyn's largest selection of wraps and slings, babywearing classes and support groups


Babywearing International of New York City

Education, support groups 



Postpartum Mood Disorder Support



PPD support center in Brooklyn

The Motherhood Center of New York

Counseling, classes, support groups, day programs


Postpartum Progress

Peer-to-peer PPD support, advice, education and advocacy


Mommy Groove Therapy

Home visits throughout NYC, specializing in support from conception through parenthood



More Education & Support


Little Hearts CPR

Infant and Child CPR instruction plus Choking / Baby Heimlich training


Graham's Foundation

Support for parents of preemies