Abused women shelter/support groups
New Jersey Coalition for Battered Women

ACT Abuse Counseling and Treatment

Addiction services

NCADD - NJ (National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence)

NJ 211 Addictions Hotline

Hotline: DIAL 211 or 1-800-238-2333

Birth Support Groups

Accepting the Unexpected: Connecting with Your Birth Story in Meaningful Ways

Birth centers

New Jersey has no birth centers

Brooklyn Birthing Center

The Midwife Center PA

Birth doulas

Rachel Connolly Kwock

Kelli DeFlora

Hummingbird Doulas

Laura DePasquale


Breastfeeding pump and equipment suppliers

Lactation Connection

Saint Barnabas Health – Breast pump rental/sales

Breastfeeding support groups

New York Lactation Consultant Association

La Leche League – NJ

Child abuse protection agencies

State of NJ Hotline: 1-877-NJ-ABUSE (652-2873)

State of NY Hotline: 1-800-342-3720

Childbirth educators

Hypnobirthing - Empowered to Heal
Hummingbird Doulas

Holistic Beginnings

Midwives of NJ

NJ Childcare Resource and Referral

NJ.Government Site

Day Care Council of New York

Children’s hospitals

Goryeb Children’s Hospital

Hackensack UMC

Chiropractors, massage, reiki

NJ Acupuncture Wellness and Fertility Center

Center for Relaxation and Healing

The Urban Muse

Early intervention programs for babies with special needs

New Jersey Early Intervention System
New York State Dept. of Health – Early Intervention program

Health food stores

Grassroots Market

Trader Joes

Whole Foods

Hospital/minor emergency

Newton Medical Center

Morristown Medical Center

Saint Clare’s Hospital

Overlook Medical Center

Infant massage and services

Liddle Kidz

Kelli DeFlora (Montclair)

Lactation consultants

Postpartum Place

Paula Fitt, RN, BSN, IBCLC

Nursing the Natural Way

Libraries/infant programs

The New York Public Library

Maternity/nursing clothes

A Pea in the Pod

Destination Maternity


Avalon Center for Women’s Health

New Jersey Midwives

NYC Midwives

NY Home Birth

Perinatal loss support groups/bereaved families support groups

Still Birth Day

Postpartum depression recourses and support groups

Saint Clare’s Hospital



ICAN Westchester, NY
Avalon Midwives

Midwives of New Jersey