photo by Alex Pasarelu

photo by Alex Pasarelu

Pregnancy & Childbirth

Los Angeles Birth Partners
Community center offering support for new parents and parents to be
1750 Ocean Park Blvd # 206, SM, CA 90405
(310) 837-5686,

Breastfeeding Support

The Pump Station & Nurtury
Breastfeeding, baby care and parenting resource center & boutique
2415 Wilshire Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90403
(310) 998-1981,

La Leche League LA Westside
Mother-to-mother breastfeeding support & education
Daily 9am-9pm phone support available

ADDITIONAL Support Services

Babywearing LA
Drop in meetings offering help with baby carriers; library of carriers to try

Barbara Olinger, MSW,
Parenting groups & workshops
A Place for Parents at Open Temple, 1422 Electric Ave
(310) 821-1414,

Well Baby Center
Non-profit parenting & counseling center; consultations, groups, classes
12316 Venice Blvd, Mar Vista 90066
(310) 402-2229,

Hari Grebler’s RIE Studio
RIE infant care classes & workshops for parents with 0-3 yr olds
2901 Ocean Park Blvd., Suite 121, Santa Monica 90405
(310) 392-2462,

Tandy Parks, MPH
Parenting groups & workshops
2665 30th Street, Suite 205, Santa Monica 90405
(310) 795-4812,

Babygroup / Donna Holloran, MSW
Parenting groups led by child development and/or psychology professionals
1220 2nd Street, Santa Monica 90401
(310) 397-3975,

International MOMS Club
Support groups for stay-at-home moms
Santa Monica, Culver City, West L.A., and more

The Wright Mommy and Me
Classes to support mindful, empathetic parenting; led by licensed psychotherapists
2904B Colorado Ave, Santa Monica 90404
(310) 621-1909,

The non-comprehensive listing above is for information purposes only. Although the above support services may have been experienced favorably by one or more of our families, inclusion here does not constitute or imply an official endorsement or recommendation. Please be sure to do your own research.

photo by Priscilla Du Preez

photo by Priscilla Du Preez