Postpartum Resources

Please inform me if you find a resource is no longer in service or if you think I should include a local resource not listed here by contacting me at heather@birthlore.com
Thank You!
Last checked and updated on November 2016.

FOOD- Grocery Delivery, Prepared Meals

Joni Sare
Prepares healthy food/meals in or out of home. Cooking lessons, nutrition lessons, catering.
www.jonisare.com

Farm Fresh To You
A CSA that delivers fresh organic produce to your door step.
Get $10 off when you use this coupon number HEAT5692.
www.farmfreshtoyou.com

Waiters on Wheels
Delivers food from certain restaurants.
www.waitersonwheels.com

 PLACENTA ENCAPSULATION

SOUTH BAY
Paula Calhoun
www.placentabenefits.info/PaulaCalhoun.asp

NORTH BAY
Anna Hurty
www.birthgarden.com

Mendy Thijseen
www.placentabenefits.info/MendyThijssen.asp

SANTA CRUZ
Sunshine Tomlin
www.sunshinemidwifery.com

POSTPARTUM SUPPORT

SOLACE
Online community supporting woman after traumatic birth or with postpartum mood disorders.
www.solaceformothers.org

Counselors and Support Groups

Dolat Bolandi, M.A.
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Perinatal Specialist
Los Gatos, Ca
408-264-0100
dolatbolandi.com

Maternal Outreach Mood Services
El Camino Hospital (don’t have to deliver there to use these services, accepts most insurances)
Mountain View, Ca
http://www.elcaminohospital.org/Womens_Hospital/Pregnancy_Childbirth/Maternal_Outreach_Mood_Services

Postpartum Mood Disorders Information/ Websites
Postpartum Health Alliance
Postpartum mood disorders information and resources.
www.postpartumhealthalliance.org

Postpartum Support International
Postpartum support and information.
www.postpartum.net

RESOURCE CENTERS FOR PREGNANCY, BIRTH AND PARENTING

BABI- Bay Area Birth Information
Provides information, resources, support groups, Bay Area provider lists, and community awareness events for families and birth professionals throughout the Greater South Bay.
www.bayareabirthinfo.org

Birth Ways
A community resource center, referrals, classes, lending library and more.
Oakland, Ca
www.birthways.org

Blossom Birth Services
A non-profit community resource center for expectant and new families- classes, support groups (including free and low cost), play groups, prenatal and postnatal exercise, lending library, and more!
Palo Alto, Ca
www.blossombirth.org

Harmony Birth Resources
A community resource center for expectant and new families- classes, support groups (including free and low cost), play groups, prenatal and postnatal exercise, lending library, and more!
Campbell, Ca
www.harmonybirth.com

Natural Resources
A non-profit community resource center for expectant and new families- classes, support groups, play groups, prenatal and postnatal exercise, lending library, and more!
www.naturalresources-sf.com