RESOURCES WE RECOMMEND AND ARE AVAILABLE IN THE COMMUNITY  



ADOPTION AGENCIES

-Building Blocks Adoption Service, Inc

    www.bbas.org

    (866)321-2367


BIRTHWEARING

-Birthwearing International-Promotes baby wearing:  benefits for both child and caregiver

    www.bwiofcleveland.org

    info@bwiofcleveland.org

    BabywearingInternational.org


BREASTFEEDING

-Certified Breastfeeding Educator:  Madison “Mamabird” Hendry

    Offering Classes, in home visits, and support throughout your motherhood journey.

    www.mamabirdhendry.com

(440)732-5195

-The Breastfeeding Center-Elizabeth “Betsy” Studer-located in Massillon, OH

Certified Lactation Consultant and Registered Nurse. Breastfeeding/Support, Baby wearing, and Cloth Diapering all in one place!

www.thebreastfeedingcenter.com

-Dr. Ann Witt-Senders Pediatrics

    International Board Certified Lactation Consultant

    www.lactationemails@senderspediatrics.com



CHIROPRACTOR

-Dr. Candace Gesicki.  Located in Independence, OH and Brecksville, OH

    Prenatal and Postpartum Care. Acupuncture, Pediatric Care, Family Wellness

    www.clechiropractic.com

    www.birthfitcleveland.com

    drgesicki@clechiropractic.com


-Dr. Amanda Zimmerman-Fresh Start Chiropractic.  Located in Avon, OH

    Chiropractic Care, Pregnancy Chiropractic Care, and Pediatric Chiropractic Care

    (440) 937-8480


-Dr. Emily Forsgren-Family Chiropractic.  Located in Lakewood, OH

    Prenatal, Postpartum & Pediatric Integrative Health.

    Acupuncture, Functional Medicine, Craniosacral Therapy

    www.DrEmily@HealthinGoodHands.com

    www.healthingoodhands.com


CLOTH DIAPERS

-Carie Barrett-Owner. Located in Akron, OH

www.babybottomsdiaperservice.com

PEDIATRIC DENTISTRY

-Dr. Fred Gehrke “The Kids Dentist”-Willoughby Hills, OH       

(440)585-0011


DOULA SERVICES

-Nurtured Foundation-Lisa Schroeder Falkenstein

    Birth Doulas, Postpartum Doulas, In-Home Lactation Consultation, Placenta

    Encapsulation, Massage, Sleep Consulting, Newborn Care

    lisa@nurturedfoundation.com

    www.Nurturedfoundation.com

    (216)409-5403


-Mother Rising Women’s Studio.  Located in Chardon, OH

    Doula services, childbirth education, Birth Photography, Placenta

    Encapsulation, Red Tent Women Circles, Newborn education/Infant CPR

    www.mother-rising.com

    (440)363-1886


-Nova Doula & Lactation Services-Samantha Walters.  Located in Cleveland, OH

    Breastfeeding support, Mothering Workshops, Postpartum Care   

    info@novadoulaservices.org

    www.novadoulaservices.org

    (440)823-9774


-The Womb Wellness Center.  Located in Solon, OH

    Specializing in women’s therapeutic massage, acupuncture, and doula services.  

    www.thewombwellnesscenter.com

    (216)633-2828


-The Womb Within-Emma Whitlock.  Located in Berea, OH

    Doula Services, Placenta Care, Keepsake Jewelry

    www.thewombwithin@gmail.com

    (440)503-4357




EDUCATION

-The Goddard School

    Early Childhood Development

    www.goddardschool.com

-Mandel Jewish Community Center   

    Early childhood programs, camps, swimming programs, yoga, massage

    www.info@manadeljcc.org

-Montessori Education-located throughout Northeast Ohio

    www.amshq.org



FAMILY SUPPORT

-Marriage and Family Therapist-Krysttel Stryczek, M.A., MFT

    Individual, couples, and family therapy

    krysttel@bumpandbeyondfamilytherapy.com


-Resilient Mamas Coaching-Rachel Bowers LISW-S

    Postpartum Coaching-focusing on emotional wellbeing, stress management, self

    care, coping, time management, asking for help, building your “Mom”fidence.

    www.resilientmamas.org

    (440)508-6742


-Passages:  Consulting Fathers and Families

    Job readiness & Placement Programs, Fatherhood Development, Financial Literacy,

    Healthy Parenting, Legal Assistance, Career Counseling

    www.passages-oh.org

    (216)881-6776

IN-HOME PET SERVICES

-The Traveling Tech and Pet Consultant-Serena Pudelski, RVT

    Licensed Veterinary Professional

    Pet Care in the comfort of your own home

(440)479-3511

    serena_lino@att.net



MUSIC THERAPY

-Beyond Measure:  Music Therapy-Jacklyn Bartkowski

    www.beyondmeasuremt.weebly.com

    beyondmeasuremusictherapy@gmail.com



NANNY/BABYSITTING SERVICES

-The Nanny Connection:  Melissa Ridler

    Professional Nannies and on-call Babysitters

    www.yournannyconnection.com

    Cleveland:  (216)776-2669

    Akron:  (330)650-0221



PREMATURE DELIVERY SUPPORT

-Primrose Newborn Care-Jessica Madden, MD, FAAP

    Neonatology in-home visits

    www.primrosenewborncare.com


-Project Preemie

    Dedicated to supporting families and children in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

    and the medical professionals who care for them.  We offer resources to families

    and friends.

    www.contact@projectpreemie.com


-Full Circle

    NICU Parent Support Group

    www.fullcircleHope@gmail.com



PRENATAL/POSTNATAL SALON SERVICES

-Salon Glow

    Manicure, Pedicure, Massage, Hair Care.  Located in Mentor, OH

    www.salon-glow.com


SIGN LANGUAGE INSTRUCTION

-Signing with Miss Steph  

    Certified Signing Smart Instructor

    www.SigningwithMissSteph.com

    (330)541-5275


YOGA/FITNESS

-Awaken Yoga.  Located in Mentor, OH

    Prenatal yoga, baby and me classes

    www.awakenyoga.com


-Blue Moon Yoga Studio.  Located in Strongsville, OH

    Yoga, Restorative Flow, Prenatal Yoga, Meditation, Reiki

    www.stacy@bluemoonyogastudio.com

    (440)334-4292


-Fit4MOM-Sarah Andrecheck

    Stroller Strides:  Total Fitness Program for moms with their babies

    www.Beachwood.fit4mom.com

    www.sarahandrecheck@fit4mom.com


-She Collective-Samantha Walters, MPH, IBCLC.  Located in Lakewood, OH

    Yoga, Community, Wellness Retreats, Movement, Connection

    www.knowingshe.com