New Bedford, MA 02740 Phone: 508-978-2208
About this Location
Baby Cafe is a free drop-in center offering support to pregnant and breastfeeding mothers and assistance from specially trained lactation consultants and WIC peer counselors. The center also provides refreshments, comfortable seating and play areas for accompanying toddlers. This program is led by Uma Harinarayanan, M.D., Southcoast Health Obstetrician/Gynecologist and is one of over 100 Baby Cafe centers around the world.
Specialties and Services
- Women's Health
- Family Support Services
- Self Help, Peer Support, Community Support Groups
- Community Resources and Supportive Services
Evidence-Based Treatments and Special ProgramsFree professional and peer support for pregnant and breastfeeding mothers
- Lactation support and education
- WIC peer counselors
- Baby weight checks
- Breastfeeding assessment
- 'Mom to mom' sharing of experiences, tips, techniques and more
- Not Provided
Referral and Intake Process
Walk in service, no appointment needed.
Open Thursdays from 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm.
Please note: the Dartmouth Baby Cafe is open on Tuesdays from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm at Southcoast Health Center for Women's Health, 300B Faunce Corner Road in Dartmouth.
For more information, call 508-973-2208 or email questions to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Eligibility and Insurance
- Eligible Gender:
- Other Elgibility Criteria:
- Does not apply
- Free Services