National Professional Resources


  • Midwives
  • Advocacy
  • Family and Parenting Coaching
  • Alternative Medicine Organization
  • Birth Center Resources
  • Breastfeeding Support
  • Labor and Postpartum Doulas
  • Exercise Resources
  • Fertility Support
  • Publications
  • Information about Pregnacy and Birth
  • Postpartum Depression Support
  • Vaccine Information
  • Videos
  • Water Birth Resources
  • Websites
  • Cord Blood and Amniotic Fluid Banking
  • Products and Suppliers
  • Fun Overall Resources


Midwives

Foundation for the Advancement of Midwifery
http://www.formidwifery.org

 

American College of Nurse-Midwives
240-485-1800

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http://www.acnm.org/

 

American Association of Naturopathic Midwives

Contact: Kathryn Cranford, ND

PO Box 672, Meredith, NH 03253

707-780-6033

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www.naturopathicmidwives.com

 

Citizens for Midwifery
P.O.Box 82227
Athens GA 30608-2227
1-888-CfM-4880
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http://cfmidwifery.org

 

OC Baby planner

Serving Orange County and all of Southern California

949-422-4364

www.ocbabyplanner.com

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Art of Nursing

Los Angeles and surrounding communities

(310) 990-2662

www.artofnursing.net

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Midwives Alliance of North America
888-923-MANA (6262)
611 Pennsylvania Ave,SE #1700

Washington DC 20003-4303

888-923-MANA (6262)

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http://mana.org

 

National Association of Certified Professional Midwives
243 Banning Road 

Putney VT 05346  

866-704-9844

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http://nacpm.org

 

The Farm

Summertown Tennessee

931-964-3574

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www.thefarm.org

 

Haven at home

Serve Los Angeles, West Los Angeles, San Fernando Valley, Santa Clarita Valley, Antelope Valley, Simi Valley

661-252-8987

www.Havenathome.net

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Advocacy

The Birth Survey
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www.thebirthsurvey.com

 

Childbirth Connection
260 Madison, 8th Fl.

New York, NY 10016

212.777.5000

http://www.childbirthconnection.org

 

The Coalition for Improving Maternity Services
PO Box 33590, Raleigh, NC  27636-3590

1-866-424-3635

www.motherfriendly.org

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Choices in Childbirth 
441 Lexington Ave, 19th Floor

New York, NY 10017

212.983.4122

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www.choicesinchildbirth.org

 

National Advocates for Pregnant Women
15 West 36th Street
Suite 901
New York, NY 10018-7910

212-255-9252
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www.advocatesforpregnantwomen.org

 

birthNETWORK
P.O. Box 2370

Birmingham, MI 48012

1-888-45BIRTH (1-888-452-4784)
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http://www.birthnetwork.org/

 

Maternity Center Association
260 Madison, 8th Fl., New York, NY 10016

212.777.5000

www.maternitywise.org

 

International Cesarean Awareness Network (ICAN)
P.O. Box 31423, St. Louis, MO 63131

800 686-ICAN (4226)
http://www.ican-online.org

 

National Organization of Circumcision Information Resource Center (NOCIRC)
PO Box 2512, San Anselmo, CA 94979-2512

415 488-9883
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www.nocirc.org

 

World Health Organization
Avenue Appia 20, 1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland 

(+ 41 22) 791 21 11
www.who.int/en

 

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
409 12th Street SW, Washington, DC 20024-2188

(202) 638-5577
www.acog.org

 

Primal Health Resource Center
Dr. Michel Odent, PO Box 2045 Medford, NJ 08055

888-TO-BIRTH ( 888-862-4784)

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www.birthworks.org

 

National Association of Mothers of Twins Clubs, Inc
NOMOTC EXECUTIVE OFFICE

2000 Mallory Lane, Suite 130-600, Franklin, TN 37067 -8231
248-231-4480

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www.nomotc.org

 

MomsRising
http://www.momsrising.org/


International Center for Traditional Childbearing (ICTC)
2942 NE Martin Luther King Boulevard, Portland, OR 97217

503-460-9324 
www.ictcmidwives.org

 

 

National Women’s Health Information Center
202-690-7650

http://www.womenshealth.gov/

 

National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health
50 Broad Street, Suite 193, New York, NY 10004

212-422-2553

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www.latinainstitute.org

 

SisterSong Women of Color Reproductive Health Collective
1237 Ralph David Abernathy Blvd, SW Atlanta, 30310 GA

404-756-2680
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www.sisterSong.net

 

Family and Parenting Coaching

Bambini Consulting
Cinzia Fisher
619-723-0110
www.Bambiniconsulting.com

 

OC Baby planner

Serving Orange County and all of Southern California

949-422-4364

www.ocbabyplanner.com

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Gay Parent Magazine
718-380-1780

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www.gayparentmag.com

 

Alternative Medicine Organization

American Association of Naturopathic Physicians
4435 Wisconsin Avenue, NW Suite 403, Washington, D.C. 20016

202-237-8150 or  866-538-2267 
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http://www.naturopathic.org

 

American Botanical Council
512-926-4900
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http://abc.herbalgram.org

 

American Herbalists Guild
203-272-6731
http://www.americanherbalist.com

 

American Holistic Medical Association
440-838-1010
http://www.holisticmedicine.org

 

The American Institute of Homeopathy
888-445-9988
http://www.homeopathyusa.org

 

Association for Prenatal & Perinatal Psychology & Health
707-887-2838
http://www.birthpsychology.com

 

The Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy Association of North America.
734-904-0546
http://www.craniosacraltherapy.org/

International Chiropractic Pediatric Association
610-565-2360
http://icpa4kids.com

 

North American Society of Homeopaths
206-720-7000

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http://www.homeopathy.org

 

Holistic Moms Network National Office
(877) HOL-MOMS
http://www.holisticmoms.org

 

Holistic Pediatric Association
1-866-530-8279

www.hpakids.com

 

International Federation of Aromatherapists
+44(0)208 567 2243
http://www.ifaroma.org

 

National Association for Holistic Aromatherapy
PO BOX 1868 Banner Elk, North Carolina 28604

828.898.6161 Office (EST)

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http://www.naha.org

 

National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine
76 South Laura Street, Suite 1290 Jacksonville, FL, 32202, USA

(904) 598-1005 or 215 234-8068

http://www.nccaom.org

 

Birth Center Resources

American Association of Birth Centers
3123 Gottschall Road, Perkiomenville, PA 18074

215-234-8068

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www.birthcenters.org

 

Breastfeeding Support

The Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine
140 Huguenot Street, 3rd floor, New Rochelle, New York 10801

800-990-4ABM (toll free)
(914) 740.2115
http://www.bfmed.org

 

Adoptive Breastfeeding Resource Website
Santa Clara, California

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http://www.fourfriends.com/abrw/

 

Breastfeeding.com
720-304-3112
http://www.breastfeeding.com

 

Work and Pump
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http://www.workandpump.com/

 

International Lactation Consultant Association
2501 Aerial Center Parkway, Suite 103, Morrisville, North Carolina, 27560, USA

(919) 861-5577 or 1-888-ILCA-IS-U (452-2478)

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http://www.ilca.org

 

Newman Breastfeeding Clinic & Institute in the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine (CCNM)
1255 Sheppard Avenue East, Toronto, M2K 1E2

416-498-0002
http://www.drjacknewman.com

 

KellyMom
http://kellymom.com

 

La Leche League International
800-LALECHE (525-3243)
http://www.llli.org

 

Mamaknowsbreast.com
http://www.mamaknowsbreast.com

 

Labor and Postpartum Doulas

DONA International
2851 S. Parker Rd., Ste. 560, Aurora, CO 80014

(888) 788-DONA (3662)
www.dona.org

 

Association of Labor Assistants and Childbirth Educators (ALACE)
1.877.334.IBWP (4297)
http://www.alace.org/

 

Childbirth and Postpartum Professional Association (CAPPA)
1-770-932-7281

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http://cappa.net

 

Postpartum Support International

Lianne Swanson

Office Hours 8:00am - 3:30pm

503-894-9453

www.postpartum.net

 

National Association of Postpartum Care Services (NAPCS)
800-45- DOULA
www.napcs.org

 

Baby Nurse And Doula Services

Los, Angeles Area, CA

310-365-8042

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www.babynurseanddoulaservices.com

 

Lexington Nannies & Household Staffing

1223Wilshire Blvd., Suite 208, Santa Monica, CA 90403

310-855-3444

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www.lexingtonnannies.com

 

Neverland Nannies & Domestics

Serving the Greater LA area, Orange county & Ventura, CA

818-888-9894

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www.neverlandnannies.com

 

Exercise Resources

Baby Boot Camp
http://www.babybootcamp.com

 

Itsybitsyyoga.com

Spirit into Life, Inc., P.O. Box 282 Sudbury, MA 01776 USA

978.310.7000 or 877.YOGA.FUN

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http://www.itsybitsyyoga.com

 

StrollerStrides
http://www.strollerstrides.com

 

Fertility Support

Fertile Heart (Natural Options to Encourage Fertility)
http://www.fertileheart.com

 

RESOLVE- The National Infertility Association 
1760 Old Meadow Rd., Suite 500, McLean, VA 22102

703.556.7172

www.resolve.org

 

The Fertile Soul Institute
1-866-688-4344
http://thefertilesoul.com

 

Publications

The Compleat Mother
PO Box 209, Minot, ND 58702

701-852-2822
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http://www.compleatmother.com

 

Fit Pregnancy Magazine
www.fitpregnancy.com

 

Cookie Magazine 
4 Times Square, New York, NY 10036

(212) 286-2860

http://www.cookiemag.com

 

Herbs for Health Magazine
1-800-456-6018
http://www.herbsforhealth.com

 

Mothering Magazine
800-984-8116
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http://www.mothering.com

 

Midwifery Today, Inc.
1-800-743-0974
1-541-344-7438
http://www.midwiferytoday.com


Information on pregnancy and birth


The Bump
www.thebump.com

Postpartum Depression Support

Postpartum Support International 
Postpartum Depression Helpline:
  

1.800.944.4PPD (4773)
http://www.postpartum.net


Depression After Delivery, Inc. (DAD)
800 944-4773
215 295-3994
www.depressionafterdelivery.com

 

Vaccine Information

National Vaccine Information Center
204 Mill St., Suite B1
Vienna, VA  22180
703-938-0342
http://www.909shot.com

Videos

Birth Day : Starring: Naoli Vinaver Lopez Director: Diana Paul;Frank Ferrel
www.amazon.com


It’s My Body, My Baby, My Birth: (2007 by Wise Woman Childbirth)
http://www.itsmybodymybabymybirth.com/Home.html

 

Birth into Being: Russian Waterbirth Experence
http://www.birthintobeing.com

 

“Follow me Mum” The Key to Successful Breastfeeding.
http://www.rebeccaglover.com.au/video.html

 

Delivery Self Attachment: Dr. Lennart Richards and Kittie Frantz
www.geddesproduction.com


Baby and Mom Prenatal Yoga, Baby & Mom Post Natal Yoga 
1357 N. Highland Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90028

323-936-4172

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https://store.goldenbridgeyoga.com

 

Birth as we know it 
www.birthasweknowit.com


Orgasmic Birth
www.orgasmicbirth.com


Business of being Born
www.businessofbeingborn.com

Water Birth Resources

Waterbirth International
954-821-9125

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http://www.waterbirth.org

AquaDoula
800-275-6144
425-348-6729
http://www.aquadoula.com

Your Water Birth
509-962-8630
http://www.yourwaterbirth.com

Websites 

Attachment Parenting
http://www.attachmentparenting.org

Birthing Naturally
http://www.birthingnaturally.net

The Family Groove
http://www.thefamilygroove.com/index.htm

Just Mommies
http://www.justmommies.com

Real Savvy Moms
http://www.realsavvymoms.com

Urban Baby
http://urbanbaby.com

Kids Health
www.kidshealth.com

TheNest.com
www.thenest.com

Child Safety 

National Crime Prevention Council (Child Safety Center)
http://www.mcgruff.org/

Safe Kids Worldwide
202-662-0600
http://www.safekids.org/

HUD Lead Listing
800-LEAD-LIST

National Lead Information Center
800-424-LEAD
www.EPAgov/lead

SafetyMate Inc.
800-439-8995
www.Safetymate.com

Cord Blood & Amniotic Fluid Banking

Cord Blood Registry

Serving nationwide

888-578-9199

www.CordBlood.com

 

Cryo-Cell International, INC.

Serving internationally

800-786-7235

www.cryo-cell.com

 

Pacificord

888-379-2670

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www.pacifiCord.com

 

Viacord

245 First Street, Cambridge, MA 02142

866-389-2212

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www.viacord.com

Products and Suppliers


Zookies

4510 Forman Avenue, Touca Lake Ca 91602

818-404-9185 and 310-801-4534

www.zookies.net          

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EarthMamaAngelBaby

9866 SE Empire Court • Clackamas, OR 97015

503.607.0607
www.earthmamaangelbaby.com


Birth With Love

800.434.4915
http://www.birthwithlove.com

 

In His Hands Home Birth Supply
www.inhishands.com

 

Bloom
http://www.bloombaby.com

 

Cascade HealthCare Products, Inc.
www.1cascade.com

 

Herb Pharm
http://www.herb-pharm.com

 

Stokke
http://stokke.com

 

GDiapers
www.gdiapers.com

 

Giggle Guide to Baby Gear
www.Giggle.com

 

Ergobaby

Serving Nationwide

888-416-4888

www.ergobaby.com

 

PSI Bands

831-373-7712

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www.psibands.com

 

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Moby Wrap

Babycarriers - Nationwide

888-629-9727

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www.mobywrap.com

 

By Baby – online ceramic handprint and footprint keepsake company

Wordwide

800-891-6723

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www.bybaby.com

 

Daddyscrubs Comfort Wear

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www.daddyscrubs.com

 

Blessed Bums Organic Diaper Service

18345 Sierra Highway, Suite 8B, Santa Clarita, CA 91351

661-755-6982

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www.blessedbums.com

 

Freshmommy

Gourmet Diet Delivery Nationwide

1-877-893-7374

www.freshology.com

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Crane

621 IL Route 83, Suite 202, Bensenville, IL 60106

847-290-7401

www.crane-usa.com

 

Fun Overall Resources

Babynamer and Numerologist
Patricia Schermerhorn
415-305-7084    

Spirituality for Kids
www.SFK.org



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