Welcome Baby

Build community. Find support. Play!
Welcome Baby is a free, peer-to-peer support group for new and growing families, hosted by Birthmark, happening on Saturdays. Please join our Facebook group or follow us on Instagram to find out where the group meets next.

Cafe Au Lait

A free support group for women of color that meets twice monthly. Put on in partnership with Nurse Nikki. Please join our Facebook group for more information and location updates. This support group often has a bilingual English/Spanish facilitator and is open to all.

Community Partners


New Orleans Breastfeeding Center - Providing clinic visits that include assessments of both parent and baby. Offer classes, support groups, breastfeeding circles, pumps, breastfeeding supplies and more.

Nurse Nikki LLC - Prenatal, postpartum, breastfeeding and newborn baby care education, counseling and home visits.

Sista Midwife Production by Nicole Deggins - Providing education and training through teleconferences, webinars, keynotes and live workshops. Working with pregnant women, doulas, families, birth workers, communities, advocates, and allies. 

Live Natural Chiropractic Center - Dr. Brittany Badon is offering chiropractic care for the whole family, including infants and is specialized in chiropractic care for pregnant people. 

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Maypop Community Herb Shop - Offering high quality medicinal herbs, culinary spices, and teas, including blends, tinctures and teas supporting  pregnancy, labor, birth and the postpartum period.

Amethyst Moon Yoga - Home-based, intimate yoga studio dedicated to providing a welcoming and sacred space for self care. including private prenatal yoga classes.

Pop Up Clothing Bank - Bi-monthly events at the Norman Mayer Library in Gentilly, offering free gently used baby/children's clothing and other items.