Parent and Baby Support Groups

Hoag Hospital – Support classes and hotline. (949) 764-BABY (2229). www.tinyurl.com/babylinehoag

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. www.tinyurl.com/momsupportmm

MOMS Orange County – Delivers home visits and group classes to 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. www.momsorangecounty.org

The New Mom School – Postnatal education and support groups; ten-week sessions, $425. 200 Newport Center Drive, Ste. 306, Newport Beach. (949) 679-4872. www.newmomschool.com