Recommended Online Resources:

Comprehensive Informative Sites:


Financial Resources:

How to apply for WIC-

How to apply for Medicaid-

Recommended Local Childbirth Education:


Nutrition in Pregnancy-

Healthy Eating for a Healthy Baby by Nutrition Resource Centre, Ontario

Easing Morning Sickness-

Dr. Sears' 24 ways to relieve Morning Sickness

Due Date Clubs-

Pictures of your Growing Body and Baby-

Slideshow- Your body throughout pregnancy from

7 Ways to Bond With Your Unborn Child-

7 Ways to Bond with Your Unborn Child by Dr. Sears

What Food Cravings Really Mean-

What Food Cravings REALLY Mean and what you should eat instead!

Making Sure Baby Is In Best Position-

Your Perineum- Perineal Massage and Support and the Prevention of Tearing-

Protecting Your Perineum From the Inside Out-

Essential Oils for Pregnancy and Birth-

Essential Oils in Pregnancy What, How, and Tips!

Shop Here for DoTerra Essential Oils-

Informed Choice:

Glucose Tolerance/ Gestational Diabestes Testing (GTT)-

Group Beta Strep Testing (GBS)-

Vitamin K Injection-


Home Birth Study, MANA Stats 2014-

Effects of Ultrasound-


The Birth Process


Breastfeeding Inc, Dr. Jack Newman, and video guides to a good latch-

La Leche League-

The Columbia Group meets the first Tuesday of the month at 10 a.m. at Sandhills Community Church, 3513 Hard Scrabble Road, Columbia, and the second Monday of each month at 6 p.m., 1st Presbyterian Church, 1324 Marion St., Columbia (Thornwell Bldg., rm. #114 - use Washington St. parking lot).


Juli 803-787-2636
Brooke 803-409-8906 Janet 803-738-0909 Jennifer 803-699-0315

The Midlands Group meets the second Thursday of each month at 10:30 a.m. at Zion Lutheran Church, 226 Corley Mill Rd., Lexington, and the third Tuesday of each month at 10:30 a.m. at Union United Methodist Church, 7582 Woodrow St, Irmo.


Leslie 803-537-9010 Christina 864-719-9564 Keitha 803-605-8625 Katherine 803-234-2590 Darci 803-894-9858

Columbia Birth Photography:

Whitley Ny'Kole, Sincerely Yours Photography and Videography-

Christy Gant, Studio 9 Photography -

Rebecca Jordan, Heirloom Photography -

Your Newborn:

Newborn Screening

Care of baby in first few weeks-

Newborn Care in the first few weeks brought to you by GHC

Circumcision Full Disclosure
Christianity and Circumcision 

Judaism and Circumcision

Intact Care


Paternal Post-Partum Depression:

It happens to them too!

Contraception, Birth Control, and Family Planning:


Attachment Parenting, Please fully explore!

Carseat Safety:

Baby Wearing:

Babywearing International of Columbia-

Babywearers of the Midlands

My Personal Favorite Birth Videos:

The Business of Being Born:

You have to check out this life-changing documentary that brought the home birth option to the forefront for so many!   Available on Netflix or at a library near you!