Parent and Baby Support Groups

Doulas of Orange County – Various support groups including breastfeeding support and postpartum support. Plus, parenting workshops. 17985 Sky Park Circle, Ste. A, Irvine. (949) 791-7164.


Hoag Hospital – Mom and baby support classes and hotline. (949) 764-BABY (2229).


Memorial Medical Center – Support group for new mothers (18+); moms are encouraged to bring their baby. Tuesdays, 10 a.m. – noon. Registration encouraged. (800) 636-6742.


MOMS Orange County – Home visits and group classes for families; services are offered at no cost to Orange County residents who qualify for the program. 1128 W. Santa Ana Blvd., Santa Ana. (800) 787-5858.


The New Mom School – Postnatal education and support groups; ten-week sessions, $550. 200 Newport Center Drive, Ste. 306, Newport Beach. (949) 679-4872.