Helpful Links


Breastfeeding support group: Mondays at 12:30 at Minnow Lane in Fishtown

Breastfeeding support group: Wednesdays at 11am at Baby Wordplay Fairmount, 1942 Brandywine Street


Doulas, breast-feeding-friendly providers, and lactation consultants

Cord Blood Banking: The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends donating cord blood to a public bank, rather than storing it for your own child’s use, since the likelihood of you using it yourself is low. You can read more here on Here’s a website that gives an overview of cord blood banking.


Sleep coach Erica Desper at Confident Parenting, (610) 331-8175


Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine: Adam Schreiber and Theresa Tat, at WellPoint, on Fairmount Avenue.

Fairmount providers — Please email me your links to add to this page!