Birth - Naissance



Midwives- Sages-femmes

i <heart> my midwife

Midwifery magazines - magasines de sages-femmes


 Traditional Birth Attendants - Sages-femmes traditionnelles


photo of Nahua midwife by Jennifer Szymaszek




  • Acumamas (also provide birth acupuncture)

Birth supplies - Fournitures de naissance

the smallest hydrangea


Cesarean and Birth Trauma resources- Ressources pour les césariennes et naissances traumatiques

The Vancouver ICAN group meets regularly at the Kiwassa neighbourhood house. ICAN Lower Mainland Chapter

Artwork from Cesarean Art


Prenatal education - Éducation périnatale

Ball Birth


Postpartum support- Soutien postpartum

UNICEF Mother and Baby Centre


Breastfeeding - Allaitement

Breastfeeding Adrian

  • Best For Babes
  • Breastfeeding
  • Breastfeeding After Reduction
  • Breastfeeding Moms Unite
  • Breastfeeding with comfort and joy (Laura Keegan)
  • Dr. Jack Newman (great resource and he answers when you send him an email with your questions!)
  • Human Milk 4 Human Babies (global milk sharing network)
  • Kelly Mom
  • La Leche League Canada 
  • Low milk supply
  • Mothers overcoming breasfeeding issues (MOBI)
  • Vancouver Breastfeeding Clinic
  • Vancouver Milk Bank at BC Women's Hospital
  • Virtual Breastfeeding Help (breastfeeding home visits via Skype!)


    Babywearing - Portage



    Info and safety:


    Great places to buy carriers:

    Babywearing dads (lovely pics of dudes wearing babies)
    RebozoWay : a great non-profit to nurture across cultures


    Parenting - Éducation

    Feeding babies


    Busy mama: sites and magazines - Maman pressée: sites et magasines

    Stroller built for two  






    Coffee Break - Pause café

    old tamang woman drinking tea  


    Kid-friendly cafés


    Meals on wheels for busy moms

    • Meals for Mums                                                 
    • Sliced Tomatoes                                               
    • Quince                                                                  
    • Dinnerworks (The Stork Special) 
    • Foodoula: Jacinda Oldale (offers nutritious and gluten-free postpartum in-house cooking in North and east Vancouver) Available Tuesday- Friday, 9-2pm.
    • Nourish Birth Services - In-house holistic cook Yvette Dumouchel will help you nourish your body and soul after baby!       


    Movies for Mommies


    Mama's health and wellness - Santé et bien-être de la femme



    Herbal remedies, nutritionists, naturopathy, homeopathy


    Prenatal and postpartum massage


    Yoga and fitness for Moms-to-be


    Osteopaths, Physiotherapists and chiropractors


    Acupuncture -

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