SaratogaMama provides the most comprehensive listing of childbirth and mama/baby resources in Saratoga County. Explore your options for the best pre & post-natal care. Feel free to add your own comments below!Find an OB/GYN or Midwife
Myrtle Street Obstetrics & Gynecology - 59 Myrtle Street, Suite 100, Saratoga Springs
Myrtle Street offers seventy years of combined physician experience. Their doctors, along with a midwife and nurse practitioners, offer women the personalized options in health care they deserve. Conveniently located on Myrtle Street in Saratoga Springs, across from Saratoga Hospital.
Women’s Care in Obstetrics & Gynecology - 6 Carpenter Lane, Saratoga Springs
Women’s Care in OB/GYN has been serving the needs of women for over 60 years. Women’s Care offers comprehensive care, including gynecological care, obstetrical care, screening and diagnostic services.
Saratoga Obstetrics & Gynecology Associates -7 Wells Street, Saratoga Springs
We offer complete obstetrical care, from prenatal counseling to delivery and post-partum attention. We perform ultrasound in our office. If you have previously had a cesarean section, we will evaluate whether your next delivery can be a safe vaginal birth.
Family Life Midwifery (homebirth practice) – Tisha Graham, Certified Professional Midwife
Offices in Albany and Saratoga Springs
Three Sisters Midwifery Care
The midwives, doulas and monitrices of Three Sisters offer women and families holistic pregnancy, birth and postpartum support services, including homebirth midwifery, hospital labor support and lactation counseling.
406 Fulton St Troy, NY 12180
Local Care Midwifery, PLLC – K. Michelle Doyle, CNM, NYS LM
An independent midwifery practice serving Albany, Troy, Schenectady and the surrounding areas.
Local Care Midwifery, PLLC offers high quality, compassionate, personalized care for healthy women of all ages. Services include well woman care (gynecological) and urgent care, as well as home birth services.
213 Pawling Avenue, Troy, NY, 12180
Sage-femme Midwifery - Kelly McDermott CNM/CPM LM
Provides home/hospital midwifery care; Individualized prenatal care, counseling, education and support for the childbearing year; holistic GYN and primary care for women.
706 Madison Ave, Albany, 12208
(518) 813 9290 or (518) fax 813 9291
Family Life Midwifery Care- Homebirth Services
Betsy Mercogliano, LM, CPM,CCE,CLC,RN
Active Birth Childbirth Education
Find a Doula
Offering birth and postpartum doula assistance, lactation counseling, placenta encapsulation, tinctures and other preparations, natural childbirth education classes, classes for birth professionals, pregnant belly casting and Blessingway ceremonies.
Birthing Beautiful Memories – Malinda Davis CD(DONA)
Birth and Postpartum Doula Services
Supporting families during pregnancy, birth, and postpartum
Melinda Kane – Birth Doula (out of country until 2014)
providing support for pregnancy, birth and the early postpartum period
Labor with Love - Linda Seeman
A local doula offering hypno birthing classes both private and in a group setting. Also offers prenatal, labor and birth support.
Love You 4Ever Doula Services – Bridget Epiphanie
Postpartum Doula and Certified Lactation Counselor.
Tender Care Doula Services – Amy Breese, PCD(DONA),CLC
Postpartum Doula and Lactation Counselor
The Doula Network is another local resource to find a childbirth professional or doula in the capital region.
Find Childbirth Education
Saratoga Hospital Childbirth Education
ICAN of the Capital District
A chapter of the International Cesarean Awareness Network
Providing education and peer support for cesarean prevention, cesarean recovery, VBAC and family-centered cesareans.
Find Lactation Support
Capital Area Breastfeeding Support – Jeannine Jacobs, B.A., IBCLC
- Prenatal Breastfeeding Classes (Breastfeeding Basics)
- Back to Work/School Preperation Classes for Breastfeeding Mothers
- One on One Consultations
- Breastfeeding Support by Phone and Email
Lois DelSette, RN, IBCLC -15 Rock St, Saratoga Springs
International Board Certified Lactation Consultant
Love You 4Ever Doula Services - Bridget Epiphanie
Postpartum Doula and Certified Lactation Counselor.
Community Services for Families (WIC/EOC, etc)
Saratoga County EOC/WIC – 40 New St, Saratoga Springs - 518-587-8848
The WIC (Women Infants & Children) Program provides nutrition counseling and supplemental food program for low income pregnant, breastfeeding women or infants and children up to five. The goal of the program is to provide nutrition education and the food, which promote healthy living enabling the best outcomes for mothers’ pregnancies and their children. Breastfeeding is promoted.
Birthright - 518-885-4117
Child Abuse Hotline – 1-800-342-3720
Capital District Child Care Council – 518-426-7181
Franklin Community Center – 518-587-9826
Planned Parenthood, Saratoga – 518-584-0041 & Clifton Park – 518-383-1783
Saratoga Center for the Family – 518-587-8008
Capital Area Postpartum Support – 518-955-6770
A group meets the third Thursday of every month starting November 17th, 2011 at Saratoga Springs Library.
Postpartum Support Helpline: 1-855-631-0001
Baby Concierge Services
Binx Baby Concierge
We take the guess work out of planning for baby. We do gear consultations, nursery design and prep, babyproofing, shower planning, and whatever else you can dream up. Gift Certificates available!