MATERNITY/BIRTH RESOURCES

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ACUPUNCTURE

New Moon Acupuncture

www.new-moon-acupuncture.com

About: New Moon Acupuncture is owned by Ece, and this is how she describes her practice on her website: "Through my many modalities of medicine; including acupuncture, moxibustion, manual therapies, nutritional counseling and lifestyle recommendation, it is my mission to help my patients reach their optimal state of mental, physical, and spiritual health. The physical body is intertwined with energetic patterns, and by working with the physical it not only brings access to better physical health, but to emotional and spiritual well being."

Location: Watertown, MA

 

BABYWEARING

Lovey Bee

www.loveybee.com

About: Trained Babywearing consultant that offers private, in-home consultations and small group instruction across New England to help you make the most of babywearing in your life. Whether you want to babywear simply as a means of transporting your child, or as part of a parenting philosophy. Prenatal, newborn and older baby consults, sessions for multiples, and sessions for special needs. Each session starts with an outline for planning purposes but each session is custom tailored to meet the family's needs. 

Location: Anything within 45 minutes of Boston. Beth is happy to work out arrangements with families who live farther out.

 

BEAUTY SERVICES

Ariana Leigh MUA

About: Ariana is a licensed aesthetician and Makeup Artist. She also provides hair services for portrait, bridal, events, among other. Ariana can be contacted at arileighb@gmail.com and you can see some of her work on Instagram www.instagram.com/arianaleighmua.

Faccia Bella Makeup - GinaRose Woitkun Owner and Artist

About: GinaRose provides professional Makeup and Hair Services for Editorial, Photography and Weddings. GinaRose can be contacted at Grwoitkun@gmail.com

Location: North of Boston, MA

Jessica Tiffany

www.jessicatiffany.com

About: Jessica is a Hair and Makeup Artist (as well as a fellow photographer) who focuses on the beauty of her subject. See her work, it speaks of her talent. You can reach her at jessica@jessicatiffany.com.

Location: Boston, MA 

Salon JLS

www.salonjls.com

About: A modern hair salon in Downtown Boston featuring women's and men's cuts, hair color, extensions, styling and more!

Location: Downtown Boston, MA

 

BREASTFEEDING AND OTHER BIRTH SERVICES

Mother Tend

www.mothertend.com

About: MotherTend provides in-home postpartum doula, lactation counseling, and postpartum posture/fitness consultation services to families North of Boston and the Southern NH seacoast. MotherTend strives to support mothers and their families with emotional and physical support, breastfeeding advice, evidence-based parenting information, and household organization. It is my mission to make the postpartum period a comfortable, relaxing time in my clients’ lives; a time for mothers to get to know their new babies, as well as themselves in their new roles.

Location: MotherTend provides in-home services for families within a 35 mile radius of Amesbury, Massachusetts.

Precious Life

www.preciouslife.us

About: Precious Life offers to families the right support and counseling, so they gain confidence in their parenting skills; the classes are designed to prepare expectant moms and their partners for the challenges and joys of parenthood. Our areas of focus are: childbirth classes, nutrition, baby massage classes, a support group for trouble conceiving parents. 

Contact Monica Lichi at 857-249-4923 or at monica@preciouslife.us for more details. 

Rachel O'Brien, IBCLC

www.rachelobrienibclc.com

About: Rachel provides guilt-free breastfeeding and chestfeeding help. She can be reached at 413-687-0106.

Location: MetroWest area

 

CHIROPRACTIC CARE

Slak Chiropractic Group

www.drslak.com

781-273-0099

About: Slak Chiropractic Group has served families in the community for 30 years. Dr. Linda Slak specializes in perinatal, infant care and neurodevelopmental disorders. Dr. Slak specializes in specific corrective and wellness care for adults. Dr. Linda Slak also provides education to chiropractors and the information about the seminars can be found at www.drlindaslak.com

Location: 23 Adams Street Burlington, MA 01803

 

DOULA SERVICES (Birth and Post-Partum)

Birthing Matters Doula

www.birthingmattersdoula.com

About: Birthing Matters Doula Services provides antepartum, birth/labor and postpartum doula services, as well as childbirth education to clients.

BIRTHING MATTERS DOULA AND SHIRLEY ANNE PHOTOGRAPHY ARE OFFERING DISCOUNTS FOR SERVICES BOOKED TOGETHER. INQUIRY FOR MORE DETAILS. 

Location: Serving the Greater Boston Area, Metro-west, Beverly, Framingham, Worcester and the North Shore.

Baby Bean, Maternity Consulting

www.babybeanboston.com

About: Baby Bean provides individually tailored support, guidance, and education to women and their families throughout pregnancy, birth, and the first year of life. Our work looks different for each and every client, but can include any of the following services: childbirth preparation, doula services, baby registry and gear consultation, nursery and home preparation, new parent education and in-home postpartum support.

BABY BEAN AND SHIRLEY ANNE PHOTOGRAPHY ARE OFFERING DISCOUNTS FOR SERVICES BOOKED TOGETHER. INQUIRY FOR MORE DETAILS. 

Location: Boston, MA

Healthy Balanced Birth, LLC.

www.healthybalancedbirth.com

About: Olivia’s mission is to provide families with information about pregnancy, childbirth education + options, and the postpartum period. She is not only a doula, but is also a holistic health and nutrition coach, therefore will help expecting moms learn how to stay healthy during their pregnancy as well.

Location: Greater Boston Area

A Golden Birth - Bethany Leclerc

www.agoldenbirth.com

About: Bethany is a CD (DONA) Doula that also provides childbirth education and placenta encapsulation services. She can also be reached at 603-731-5603/agoldenbirth@gmail.com. 

Location: Central Mass and the Greater Boston area, MA

All Bodies Birth

www.allbodiesbirth.com

About: Sierra (she/her) offers inclusive doula care for all pregnancy experiences and outcomes from a reproductive justice perspective. Her passion is to provide affirming and informed care for first-time parents, LGBTQ+ and non-binary people, racial and religious minority people, and others who are marginalized by our healthcare system. Sierra provides birth and postpartum support, placenta encapsulation and childbirth classes (coming Summer 2019).

Location: Provides service to the Greater Boston area, MA

Birthing Gently

www.birthinggently.com

About: Birthing Gently provides an unbiased and professional approach during prenatal, birth and postpartum period. Specializing in Lamaze, Hypnobirthing, Induction, Natural/Medication Free Birth, High Risk Birth, Family Centered Cesarean Birth, VBAC’s, Multiples, Breastfeeding, Postpartum Support, among other services.

Location: Haverhill, MA -serves most of MA

Meryl Estabrook - Doula

www.facebook.com/merylestabrookdoula

About: Meryl is a Prenatal, Birth and Postpartum Doula. She provides support to expecting families, including high risk and bereavement births. 

Location: Central Masschusetts

Lavender Doula Care

www.lavenderdoulacare.com

About: Certified Postpartum Doula. “Whether you are looking to break up a long day at home with your infant, enjoy some time to reconnect with your partner, care for two or more siblings, or cope with the demands a fussy baby, a visit from Heather can transform your experience of a challenging time. At the end of a visit, you will feel refreshed and ready to take on the nights and days ahead, confident in the knowledge that you are the perfect parent for your little one.”

Location: Serving the North Shore area and Boston

 

DAY CARE/NEWBORN CARE

Nightingale Night Nurses

www.nightingalenightnurses.com/

About: “We are dedicated to offering the highest standard of care with our team of Night Nurses, including Baby Nurses, Newborn Care Specialists, Night Nannies, Postpartum Doulas and Registered Nurses. Imagine getting a full night’s sleep while our night nurses attend to your baby’s every need, establishing healthy sleep habits from day one.”

Location: Serving Boston, Greater Boston and Central Mass

Boston Newborn Care

www.bostonnewborncare.com

About: Boston Newborn Care provides training to new parents on newborn care and placement of baby nurses in the Boston area. They also provide newborn overnight services, daytime care and 24 hour Nanny Services.

Location: Serving all of Massachusetts, mainly Boston, Cambridge, Metro-West, South Shore and North of Boston.

 

MIDWIFERY SERVICES

Birth Services, Joyce Kimball, CPM

www.birthservices.net

About: Joyce Kimball’s “goal is to provide you with useful information about all kinds of birth services including home birth midwifery services, birth doula services, childbirth education, and other related birth information and referrals.”

She also offers an amazing Resource Guide for other Midwives and Motherhood services.

Location: Worcester MA 

Central Mass Midwifery - Dina Fraize, CPM

http://www.centralmassmidwifery.com

About: Dina provides warm and caring homebirth midwifery care including: full prenatal care, labor/birth attendance, full postpartum care, VBAC, water birth. She is also I am a Birth Doula and Childbirth Educator.

Location: Northborough MA

Birth Care Midwifery

http://www.birthcaremidwifery.net/

About: Holistic, comprehensive, medical evidence based prenatal, birth and post partum midwifery care for mother and baby delivered with compassion and intelligence in your home. Professional labor support as well as prenatal and post-partum care offered a la carte for women birthing in hospital.

Location:  Serves Central MA, Greater Boston, South Shore, South Coast and Rhode Island.

South Shore Home Birth Midwifery

http://www.birthcaremidwifery.net/

About: We believe in a woman's ability to birth her baby guided by her innate wisdom, her body's strength, support from her family and her midwives, and without unnecessary interventions. We believe in monitoring women appropriately and responsibly during their pregnancy and the birthing process. We have both been formally educated and trained in out-of-hospital birth because we believe in gentle, non-invasive birthing is the best way for babies to be welcomed into the world. 

Location:  South Shore and surrounding areas, including Boston, MA.

 

PLACENTA SERVICES

A Golden Birth - Bethany Leclerc

www.agoldenbirth.com

About: Bethany is a CD (DONA) Doula that also provides childbirth education and placenta encapsulation services. She can also be reached at 603-731-5603/agoldenbirth@gmail.com. 

Location: Central Mass and the Greater Boston area, MA 

Boston Placenta

www.bostonplacenta.com

About: Boston Placenta is owned by the amazing Surey Rodriguez-Cortes. She and her team provide a unique approach to Placenta Encapsulation, as well as other services related to Placentas. The service is provided at your own home and tailored to your needs. Contact them at info@placentaboston.com.

Location: Boston Placenta services the East Coast of Massachusetts

All Bodies Birth

www.allbodiesbirth.com

About: Sierra (she/her) offers inclusive doula care for all pregnancy experiences and outcomes from a reproductive justice perspective. Her passion is to provide affirming and informed care for first-time parents, LGBTQ+ and non-binary people, racial and religious minority people, and others who are marginalized by our healthcare system. Sierra provides birth and postpartum support, placenta encapsulation and childbirth classes (coming Summer 2019).

Location: Provides service to the Greater Boston area, MA

 

MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Boston Behavioral Services – Lauren H. Parker, Psy. D

www.bostonbmed.com

About: Lauren (dr.laurenparker@gmail.com) and other colleagues work with women of all stages of pregnancy and motherhood- beyond therapy, they use biofeedback and clinical hypnosis along with stress management and relaxation training to teach women how to breathe, relax, reduce pain and morning sickness as well as to address and relieve anxiety and depressive symptoms.

Location: Brookline, MA

Concord Therapy LLC

https://www.facebook.com/maternalmentalhealthcare/

About: Lauren is a maternal mental health therapist in the area of West Concord.

Location: Concord, MA

 

FITNESS

OM Births

www.ombirths.com

About: "Nothing influences our lives more than how we come into the world, and how we are treated after. At Om Births we create a safe haven to explore that experience. This is a comprehensive program, centered around yoga and mindfulness with top quality classes, which help Moms safely feel strong and fluid. Our specialized workshops fill in the immense amount of information around the pregnancy experience while still allowing parents to enjoy the process of being pregnant and then raising their own little buddha."

Location: Watertown, MA

Natasha OM Paradigm

www.facebook.com/OMparadigm

About: Natasha OM is a Yoga Teacher, Babywearing Educator, Massage Therapist. She is certified and insured.

Location: Sterling, MA

Rooted Boston

www.rootedboston.com

About: Rooted Boston is a boutique Pilates Studio that specializes in Prenatal, Postnatal and rehabilitative clientele. They offer childbirth, pelvic floor and wellness workshops on a monthly basis. You can contact them at rootedboston@gmail.com

Location: South Station, Boston

 

OTHER SERVICES

Simplify, Simplify

www.simplifysimplify.me

About: SImplify Simplify is owned by Liz August and she specializes in professional organizing, concierge services and life coaching. Her main purpose is to simplify. You can contact her at liz@simplifysimplify.me and 508-403-0145.

Location: Worcester, MA and surrounding areas