A small sampling of local and recommended resources for your pregnancy, birth and beyond…


La Leche League of Illinois
providing mom-to-mom breastfeeding support

Breastfeed, Chicago!
a mom-powered breastfeeding support network for the Chicago metro region

Childbirth Education Classes

Alpha Christ-Centered Childbirth with Kerri Kristoff

The Bradley Method with Marissa Lukas


DONA International
the world’s largest professional doula association

A Joyful Journey
Cathy and Andrea are an incredible doula team.

Angie Helwich

Postpartum Depression Support

P.A.S.T. (Postpartum Adjustment Support Team)
Support group offering resources for mothers experiencing postpartum depression. Meets in Oak Lawn.

Postpartum Support International (PSI) / Postpartum Depression Illinois Alliance
A resource guide for women experiencing distress during pregnancy or postpartum.