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Childbirth Preparation Classes


Lactation Support and Postpartum Resources

Pediatric and Family Providers

Complimentary Care Providers (massage, chiropractic, acupuncture, holistic health, yoga, photography, birth tub rental, etc.)

Clothing, toys, and supplies for your growing family

Jillian’s Drawers Natural parenting store

Mama Goose Gently used children’s clothing, toys, gear, and other necessities

Local organizations

Ithaca Birth Guide Comprehensive perinatal resource guide for Ithaca and surrounding areas

ICAN of Ithaca Local chapter of International Cesarean Awareness Network

The Advocacy Center Support, advocacy, and education for survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, and child sexual abuse

Planned Parenthood of the Southern Finger Lakes Family planning, STD testing and treatment, health screenings, abortion

Out for Health Planned Parenthood of the Southern Finger Lakes’ LGBT Health and Wellness Project

Ithaca Health Alliance Facilitating access to health care for all, focusing on the uninsured

Medicaid Obstetrical and Maternal Services (MOMS) Complete medical care during pregnancy, delivery, and for at least two months after delivery in Tompkins County

Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Supplemental nutrition program in Tompkins County

Lesbian and Gay Family Building Project Organization dedicated to helping LGBTQ people in upstate NY build and sustain healthy families

Broome County Childbirth Advocates Awareness, support and resources for parents, expectant parents, and birth providers in Broome County, offers monthly workshops

New York state

New York State Association of Licensed Midwives (NYSALM) The voice of midwives in New York State

New York State Education Department: Office of the Professions Legislation pertaining to midwifery in New York State (Read my post about midwifery in New York State)

New York State Department of Health: Prenatal Care in New York State

New York State WIC Program Nutrition education, breastfeeding support, referrals, and nutritious foods to low-income pregnant, breastfeeding, or postpartum women, infants, and children up to age five to promote and support good health