Columbus Parent's Guide to Maternity and Infant Care and Services.

Whether you're experienced with expecting or brand new to the experience, we've compiled an essential guide to the central Ohio maternity and baby scene. From midwives and support groups to diaper services and pediatricians, you'll find plenty to help you navigate the wonderful world of parenthood!

This guide is designed to be a resource that will be maintained on the ColumbusParent.com website. We will update the online guide with additional information. If you wish to submit information about your organization or business, please e-mail it to contact@columbusparent.com and state "Maternity Guide" in the subject heading.

BABY CLOTHES AND ACCESSORIES

Belles & Beaux Children's Boutique

1249 N. Hamilton Road, Gahanna 43230

614-473-2000, On Facebook: Blankets and Booties

82 S. High St., Dublin 43017

614-889-6303

Fritzy Jacobs

635 N. High St., Worthington 43085

614-885-8283

lilylimes

The Shops at Worthington Place, 7227 N. High St., Ste. 94, Worthington 43085

614-448-1222

Lucky Shoes

3870 Townsfair Way (Easton), Columbus 43219,

614-475-4744

Nicole's For Children

50 W. Olentangy St., Powell 43065

614-433-0503

Team Chipmunk

online retailer

teamchipmunk.com

What The Rock?!

1194 N. High St. (Short North), Columbus 43201

614-294-9428

Wholly Craft

3515 N. High St. (Clintonville), Columbus 43214

614-447-3445 BABY FURNITURE AND EQUIPMENT

Bunk & Loft Factory

2999 Silver Drive, Columbus 43224

614-484-0130

Child Space Consignment Store

62 E. Main Street, West Jefferson, OH 43162

614-743-6817, On Facebook: Child Space Consignment Store

My Own Room

1006 Dublin Road (Grandview Heights), Columbus 43215

614-487-8992 BREASTFEEDING RESOURCES

Breastfeeding Support Group

Meets 9:30 a.m.-12 noon, select Wednesdays (check calendar at link below)

Memorial Hospital of Union County Women's Health Center, 500 London Ave., Meeting Room E, Marysville 43040

937-578-2329, memorialhosp.org/hospital-guide/classes-and-events

Breastfeeding Basics Support Groups

Available at any of the three Mount Carmel hospitals (East, 6001 E. Broad St., Columbus 43213, Mother Infant Unit, 4th floor – 2 p.m. Tuesdays; St. Ann's, 500 S. Cleveland Ave., Westerville 43081, Maternity Pavilion Conference Room – 10 a.m. Wednesdays; and West, 793 W. State St., Columbus 43222, Community Health Resource Center classroom – 11 a.m. Fridays)

614-234-6455

Breastfeeding Moms Group

Meets 1:30 p.m. every Thursday

The Women's Center at Riverside, 3535 Olentangy River Road, Columbus 43214

614-566-5353, ohiohealth.com/breastfeedingclasses

Clinical Nutrition & Lactation at Nationwide Children's Hospital

700 Children's Drive, Columbus 43205

614-722-6200, nationwidechildrens.org/clinical-nutrition-and-lactation

La Leche League of Ohio

multiple locations

lllohio.org

New Moms' Breastfeeding Support Group

Meets on the third Wednesday of each month

Grady Memorial Hospital, 561 W. Central Ave., Delaware 43015

740-615-2086

OhioHealth Mothers' Milk Bank

Women can donate breast milk to those unable to breastfeed their children

Eastside Health Center, 4850 E. Main St., Suite 140, Columbus 43213

614-566-0630

Breastfeeding Services

Includes basics classes, breast pump rental, support groups; available at these OhioHealth facilities: Doctors Hospital Maternity Center, Dublin Methodist Hospital, Grady Memorial Hospital, Grant Medical Center, Marion General Hospital, Riverside Methodist Hospital

614-566-3434

DIAPERS

Columbus Cloth Diaper Connection

Nonprofit program that helps provide cloth-diaper supplies for central Ohio families who qualify for WIC assistance

Columbus Diaper Bank

Nonprofit program that collects, fundraises for and distributes non-cloth diapers to those in need

1040 N. High St., Columbus 43201

419-571-8417

Diaper Duty

Cloth-diaper delivery, collection and cleaning business

P.O. Box 541, Blacklick 43004614-943-3889

Sprout Soup

Open by appointment only, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays; sells cloth-diaper supplies and offers Cloth Diapering 101 classes

5721 N. High St., Worthington 43202

614-267-7768 FERTILITY AND OBSTETRIC CARE

Columbus Obstetricians-Gynecologists, Inc.

multiple locations

614-434-2400

Complete Healthcare for Women

multiple locations

614-882-4343

Comprehensive Women's Care

3600 Olentangy River Road, Bldg. A, Columbus 43214

614-583-5552

Cummins Women's Healthcare

50 Lazelle Road E., Columbus 43235

614-888-0800

Innovative Women's Health (two locations)

Dublin Methodist Hospital Specialty Care Center, 7450 Hospital Drive, Suite 350, Dublin 43064

Southwestern OB/GYN, 4461 South Broadway, Grove City 43123

614-875-0444 (both locations)

MaternOhio Clinical Associates

Includes Kingsdale Gynecologic Associates (Upper Arlington and Powell), Marysville Obstetrics and Gynecology (Bellefontaine and Marysville), Northeast Obstetricians and Gynecologists (Gahanna and Grove City), Olentangy Obstetrics and Gynecology (Columbus), Premier Women's Health (Columbus, Dublin, Westerville), Specialists in Obstetrics and Gynecology (Dublin and Westerville)

614-457-7660

Ohio Reproductive Medicine

4830 Knightsbridge Blvd., Suite E, Columbus 43214

614-451-2280

The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center – Midwifery Care and Services

920 N. Hamilton Road (Gahanna), Columbus 43230, 614-366-3075;

4053 W. Dublin-Granville Road, Dublin 43017, 614-764-2262

Professionals for Women's Health

multiple locations

614-268-8800


Reproductive Gynecology, Inc.

540 N. Cleveland Ave., Suite 100, Westerville 43082

614-895-3333

Women's Contemporary Health-Care

155 Commerce Park Drive, Suite 1, Westerville 43082

614-891-6211

FITNESS, PHYSICAL THERAPY AND YOGA

Balanced Yoga

Pre- and post-natal yoga

3520/3526 N. High St. (Clintonville), Columbus 43214

614-265-9642

beYoga and Wellness

Pre- and post-natal and fertility yoga

1840 Zollinger Road (Upper Arlington), Columbus 43221

614-578-4746

Fitness Matters

Personalized fitness training and physical therapy

7710 Olentangy River Road, Ste. 100 (Worthington Hills), Columbus 43235

614-841-3900

Nurture Yoga

Pre-natal yoga

6017 Post Road, Dublin 43017

614-975-0353

Om for Mom Prenatal Yoga

614-407-6664

WholeKids Yoga & Wellness

Pre- and post-natal yoga

RiversEdge Corporate Center, 1335 Dublin Road, Ste. 114E (Grandview Heights), Columbus 43215

614-298-5437

Yoga on High

Pre-natal yoga

1081 N. High St. (Short North), Columbus 43201

614-291-4444 MIDWIVES AND DOULAS

Birthworkers of Central Ohio

Network of Midwives/Doulas

CHOICE: The Center for Humane Options in Childbirth Experiences

2584 Oakstone Drive, Columbus 43231

614-263-2229

Innovative Women's Health (two locations)

Dublin Methodist Hospital Specialty Care Center, 7450 Hospital Drive, Suite 350, Dublin 43064

Southwestern OB/GYN, 4461 South Broadway, Grove City 43123

614-875-0444 (both locations)

Jenn's Doula Services

614-432-6695

Midwifery Care and Services at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

920 N. Hamilton Road (Gahanna), Columbus 43230, 614-366-3075; 4053 W. Dublin-Granville Road, Dublin 43017, 614-764-2262


Professionals for Women's Health

multiple locations

614-268-8800 NANNIES AND OTHER IN-HOME CHILDCARE

The Columbus Nanny Agency

P.O. Box 29628, Columbus 43229

614-327-0654

Sitting Made Simple

106 E. Moler St., Suite 2A, Columbus 43207

614-743-4745 PEDIATRIC MEDICINE

These practitioners advertise with Columbus Parent and/or ThieWeek Community Newspapers. Please check them out!

Buckeye Pediatric Dentistry

1418 Brice Road, #203, Reynoldsburg 43068

614-575-2225

Building Blocks Pediatrics

6503 E. Broad St., Suite 100, Columbus 43213

614-434-5437

Emerald Pediatrics

5050 Blazer Parkway, Suite 100, Dublin 43017

614-932-5050

Hand in Hand Pediatrics

114 Scott Farms Blvd., Marysville 43040, 937-642-0535

6051 Memorial Drive, Dublin 43017, 614-799-6044

Hometown Urgent Care

5677 Scioto Darby Road, Suite 200, Hilliard 43026

614-921-0648

Licking Memorial Pediatrics

1865 Tamarack Road, Building 4, Newark 43055

740-348-4940

Nationwide Children's Hospital

Multiple locations for hospital, urgent care and treatment centers

614-722-2000

Northwest Pediatrics, Inc.

7275 Sawmill Road, Dublin 43016, 614-766-6321

3230 Northwest Blvd. (Upper Arlington), Columbus 43221, 614-457-6461

Ohio ENT (Ear, Nose & Throat) & Allergy – Pediatric and Adult

6499 E. Broad St., #160, Columbus 43213

614-755-5151


OhioHealth Pediatric Physicians

4141 North Hampton Drive, Powell 43065

614-764-9955

Pediatric Associates – Lewis Center Office

7420 Gooding Blvd., Suite 100, Delaware 43015

740-657-8000

Pediatric Physicians

3643 Ridge Mill Drive, Columbus 43026

614-771-0200

Personal M.D.

5121 Forest Drive, Suite D, New Albany 43054

614-933-9100

Powell Pediatric Care

35 Clairedan Drive, Powell 43065

614-888-8989

Rainbow Pediatrics

153 W. Main St., Suite 200, New Albany 43054, 614-939-2200

6905 Hospital Drive, Suite 100, Dublin 43016, 614-791-2000

Rivers Edge Pediatrics

4335 W. Dublin-Granville Road, Dublin 43017

444 N. Cleveland Ave., Suite 210, Westerville 43082

614-889-7772

Small World Pediatrics

5175 Morse Road, Suite 400, Gahanna 43230

614-741-4411

Spring & Sprout of Reynoldsburg (Pediatric Dentistry)

6499 E. Broad St., Suite 110, Columbus 43213

614-868-9804

PHOTOGRAPHY

Heather Arnita Photography

614-940-1083 RESALE STORES AND EVENTS FOR BABIES AND EXPECTANT MOMS

Clothes Mentor

multiple locations

Lullaby's Baby and Toddler Resale Shop

225-D South 21st St., Newark 43055

740-344-2966

Once Upon A Child

multiple locations

Polka Dot Tots

Consignment sale events

740-815-0690

Three Bags Full

Consignment sale events in Columbus, Delaware, Hilliard, Johnstown, Newark and Pickerington


Trader Tots

1828 W. Fifth Ave., Grandview Heights 43212

614-488-8687 SPECIFIC-NEED SUPPORT GROUPS

Columbus Mothers of Twins Club

Private group for mothers of twins and higher order multiples in central Ohio.

M.O.M. (Mommies of Miracles)

A virtual support group for mothers of children who have special health care and/or developmental needs.

P.O. Box 243, Lithopolis 43146

On Facebook: Mommies of Miracles


POEM, Inc. (Perinatal Outreach and Encouragement for Moms)

Support and outreach for women who have experienced prenatal or postpartum depression.

614-315-8989

Pregnancy After Loss Support Groups

Support group for individuals, couples and family members who have experienced pregnancy loss through miscarriage, stillbirth or ectopic pregnancy, or who have lost a newborn or infant

Mount Carmel St. Ann's Women's Health Center, 500 S. Cleveland Ave., Westerville, 7-8:30 p.m., fourth Tuesday of the month

614-234-5999

SID Network of Ohio

Promotes awareness of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome and Sudden Unexpected Infant Death, and provides support to those who have been affected by the sudden loss of a child age 2 and under

1-800-477-7437

Mothers of Multiples

Meets second Tuesday of the month, Fairfield Medical Center, 401 N. Ewing St., Lancaster 43130

614-687-8000

Mount Carmel Moms2B

Moms2B is a community program working to empower women in high risk neighborhoods throughout Columbus. The group works to help women deliver healthy babies in an effort to reduce racial disparities and infant mortality. Beginning this year, Mount Carmel's Welcome Home Program will serve any of the women in the Moms2B program, providing a nurse that would go to their home, for free, after their baby is born. These visits usually happen within 14 days of discharge and will happen as quickly as possible if the mother is having breast feeding issues or other concerns.

11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursdays

Community Health Resource Center on the campus of Mount Carmel West, 793 W. State St.

Pro-Mom (Parent Resource Organization-Mothers on Mothering)

A nonprofit volunteer organization for mothers and children, offers parent education courses, organized child-centered activities, support and social opportunities for families.

Contact Colleen Hull at 614-844-6374

Mocha Moms of Greater Columbus, Ohio

Meets the third Monday of every month.

A national support group for mothers of color, especially those who have chosen not to work full-time or have chosen alternative career paths. Meets 9:30-11 a.m. the second Saturday of each month (September-May). Monthly topics, fun moms' night out, play dates for children, family events & community service.$50 annual membership must be purchased through the national website, MochaMoms.org (select the Columbus, OH chapter).

Contact columbusmochamoms@yahoo.com

Mom2Mom

Meets every fourth Monday of the month from 7-8:30 p.m. (childcare provided) at Madison Christian Church, 3565 Bixby Rd., Groveport.

For moms-to-be and moms with infants through school-aged children to come, make new friends and be encouraged as they walk down the road of motherhood together.

Contact 614-491-3232


moms2moms

We meet the second Thursday of each month, September through May (except December) from 7-9:15 pm at Northwest Bible Church, 6639 Scioto Darby Road, Hilliard.

Gain encouragement and explore how to become better equipped to face the challenges of motherhood.

Contact nwb.moms2moms@gmail.com

MOPS and Moppets support groups

MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) and Moppets (children newborn through kindergarten) the first and third Tuesdays of the month. 9-11 a.m. Upper Arlington Lutheran Church, 3500 Mill Run Drive.

Contact 614-451-3736

MOPS at Scioto Ridge UMC

AM group meets the second Monday of the month from 9-11 a.m. PM group meets the first Thursday of the month from 6:30-8 p.m. 4343 Dublin Road, Hilliard, OH 43026.

MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) helps moms of children from birth through kindergarten connect for friendship, support, and continued growth and learning as parents. Childcare is provided.

Contact mops@srumc.org

MOPS group at Life Vineyard Church

Group meets first Monday of the each month from 6:30-9:00pm at Life Vineyard Church at 620 Alum Creek Dr. (2 blocks west of Capital University). Childcare provided for $2/child

Offers fellowship and support for women who are expecting and moms of young children.

MOPS Pickerington

9 to 11 a.m. the second Saturday of each month; Peace United Methodist Church, 235 Diley Road, Pickerington

Fellowship and support group open to all moms with young children

Contact 614-837-3732

Radiant Life Moms-Dublin

Meets 7 p.m. the first Thursday of each month at Radiant Life Church. Third Thursday is moms' night out.

Fellowship support group for moms with newborns through sixth grade.

Contact Lindsay at 614-571-2995

Young Moms Support Group

This interactive support group focuses onproviding practical and emotional support for young and expecting moms (up to age 20). Moms are encouraged to bring their children (ages 5 and younger).Refreshmentsare provided.

Every fourth Thursday of each month, 6-8 p.m., at 575 Diley Road (Pickerington Christian Church).

Contact 614-900-5858