New Parent Support Groups

 A guide to local support services including new parent groups, counselors and therapists, community support services and consultants. However, The best way we know of to get support as a new parent is to join one of the monthly baby groups. Want to Join a PSP Baby Group

 OTHER LOCAL SUPPORT GROUPS

 

FAMILIES FIRST

250 Baltic Street, Between Court and Clinton Streets, Cobble Hill

718-237-1862

Email

http://familiesfirstbrooklyn.org

Offers a variety of parenting workshops for new and experienced parents, and facilitated parent support groups.

 

LA LECHE LEAGUE

Local La Leche League meetings are also a good resource for breastfeeding support and meeting other parents.

http://www.lalecheleague.org/

Brooklyn La Leche League Contacts: http://www.lllusa.org/NYE/Kings/brooklyn.HTM

 

 

COUNSELORS, THERAPISTS AND COMMUNITY SUPPORT SERVICES

 

 

PARK SLOPE PARENTS THERAPY PAGE AND RECOMMENDATIONS

PSP guide to resources for therapy including postpartum depression, couples and family therapy.

 

LACTATION CONSULTANTS

See the PSP guide to lactation consultants for breastfeeding support.  

 

POSTPARTUM DOULAS AND BABY NURSES

See PSP guide to post partum doulas and baby nurses who can come to your home and help you manage with a newborn.