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Getting Ready for Delivery Day

American Academy of Pediatrics

Up to date information and articles from doctors to you!

www.aap.org

Childbirth International

Selection of certified doulas for birth or postpartum

http://findadoula.com/

Dona International

Selection of certified doulas for birth or postpartum

(888) 788-DONA (3662)

http://www.dona.org/mothers/find_a_doula.php

March of Dimes

Helps moms understand and prevent issues with preemies and what to expect if it occurs

https://www.marchofdimes.org/

 

Raising Multiples

Helps moms pregnant with twins (or more)

https://www.raisingmultiples.org/

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Breastfeeding & Support Networks

B.E.S.T. "Breastfeeding Education, Support and Togetherness" Group

Support Group for continuation of breastfeeding and assistance with challenging situations

240-826-MOMS (6667)     http://www.shadygrovebaby.com

Birth, Baby and Business

Home and office visitations, follow-up telephone support, and breast pump sales

240-441-7474 

http://www.marylandbreastfeedingcoalition.org

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Holy Cross Hospital Lactation Center

Breastfeeding support and consultation by appt., office & home visits, breast pumps and accessories to rent or buy & fittings for & sale of nursing bras

301-754-7745   http://www.holycrosshealth.org/maternity

 

La Leche League

Help finding a LLL group meeting nearby your home

1-877-452-5324   (1-877-4 LALECHE)  http://www.lllusa.org/locator/

Additional breastfeeding support sites:

https://www.ilca.org/home

https://www.fns.usda.gov/wic

https://www.llli.org/

https://www.bfar.org/index.shtml

Neb Doctors of Maryland

FREE Breast Pumps via the Affordable Care Act (ACA)

call to see if you’re eligible plus Pediatric Respiratory Products and Services    866-643-4020

http://www.nebdoctorsofmaryland.com/

Special Beginning's Birth & Women's Center

lactation education & support, pump rentals, bra fittings, pump and pump accessories  443-569-4756    http://www.specialbeginnings.com/

US Food and Drug Administration

Breast pump information    1-888-463-6332   www.fda.gov

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Special Help Needed!

Anamaya Wellness

Acupuncturists and Massage Therapists

(443) 851-0537    www.anamayawellness.com

Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy Assoc. of North America

Find a certified therapist who can provide gentle touch to encourage the nervous system to give health to the whole body.

https://www.craniosacraltherapy.org/

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Brain and Spinal Cord Care

Spinal cord injury rehabilitation     1-866-611-BASC

www.brainandspinalcord.org/spinal-cord-injury-rehabilitation.html

Center for Growing Families

Support services and psychotherapy for adults

301-583-9757     www.centerforgrowingfamilies.com

Childhelp National Child Abuse Hotline  800-422-4453

Crisis Text Line

Text HOME to 741741

Effective Integrative Healthcare, LLC

Chiropractors specializing in pregnant women

410-846-9072      http://www.eihcrofton.com

Health Quest Chiropractic and Physical Therapy

Customized and gentle chiropractic

410-690-8052     http://hqchiro.com/

Moms on Call

Non-judgmental listening; Understanding, acceptance, support, and encouragement; Suggestions for self-care; info for general resources about perinatal mood and anxiety disorders

703-829-7152    (Volunteer moms will call back)

http://www.postpartumva.org/moms-on-call/

National Association of Anorexia Nervosa & Associated Disorders 

888-375-7767

 

 National Domestic Violence Hotline 

800-799-SAFE (7233) (live chat also available online)
 

National Maternal Mental Health Hotline

 833-943-5746
 

National Sexual Assault Hotline / RAINN  

800-656-HOPE (4673) (live chat also available online)

 

 National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

988 or 800-273-TALK (8255)

Pregnant Workers Fairness Act

Link to an details on this act and an easty to understand infographic for tips on asking for reasonable accommodations on the job.

Postpartum Support VA

Postpartum depression support

312-952-6438     http://www.postpartumva.org/

Info@postpartum va.org

Pregnancy Chiropractic & Family Wellness

Chiropractors specializing in pregnant women

drkarengardner@ gmail.com

http://www.pregnancychiropractic.com/

 

Rose Physical Therapy Group

Physical therapy help for pregnant women with back or hip pain.  Experts in early intervention for infants and children.

202.630.0378        www.rosept.com

Sidelines: High Risk Pregnancy Support Network

Special help for high risk moms

(888) 447-4754       www.sidelines.org

Veteran's Crisis Line  Dial 988, Press 1

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The baby’s here!  Now what!?!

Artistic Design Photography

Pregnancy Photos a Specialty

But also family photos after birth  www.adphotos.org

Baby Boot Camp

Getting Fit with the help of your stroller  301.821.5834

http://www.babybootcamp.com/

 

Baby first!

Special care and information for premature babies

www.babyfirst.com

Consumer Product Safety Commission

To find out what baby items have been recalled

www.cpsc.gov/cgi-bin/javascripts/widgetrss.html

 

Fit Pregnancy

Tips for keeping fit during and after that baby’s born

http://www.fitpregnancy.com/

 

Focus on the Family

Gives great, practical advice on all that is good, great and challenging about being a new parent  

www.focusonthefamily.com/parenting/babies_toddlers_preschoolers/newborns.aspx

Infant Massage USA

Infant massage   www.infantmassageusa.org

Website with links for new parents-to-be

loads of articles, checklists & free stuff for mom and baby

https://www.firstcandle.org/

https://www.poison.org/

https://www.dontshake.org/

https://www.safercar.gov/

https://www.redcross.org/

https://www.safekids.org/

https://www.cpsc.gov/

Additional websites with links for new parents-to-be

Lots of practical help for new parents

https://www.smartpatients.com/partners/ppd

https://www.healthychildren.org/English/Pages/default.aspx

https://medlineplus.gov/

https://www.womenshealth.gov/

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Get in Touch

123-456-7890 

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