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UptownBirth would love to recommend Julia Mannes’ New Mama Support Group!  Details and contact below:

6 Wednesdays starting July 23
11:30 am – 1 pm
$150 pp / half off for Romemu members
Send paypal payment to me at to confirm your space.  
I will open the group to a wider audience if not all of you confirm, but as of now with those on this email we will be a complete group.
In a shady spot in the park on nice days!! 
 Approx 110th and Central Park West – exact location TBD asap – 
 Rain days if any- we will meet in the Romemu office space, 43 Central Park North (110 btw 5-lenox)
Additional details below.  Looking forward to meeting you all!

ROMEMU’S NEW MAMA SUPPORT GROUP facilitated by Julia Mannes, Certified Childbirth Educator, Doula, Lactation Counselor, and Yoga instructor.  
Connect with local mothers, get some tips and ideas, and have a great destination for you and your baby this spring! Topics include: baby and family care, sleep, baby feeding, work considerations, birth processing, hormones and emotions, relationship changes, and more. In this unique, in-depth series you will also dabble in some infant massage, parent baby yoga, babywearing, recipe exchanges, and basic mama operations. You will also receive helpful birth and postpartum preparation materials, and have generous support from the facilitator.  Find your tribe. ALL types of families welcome.  Note this is not a religious group outside of its affiliation with Romemu.  Thanks.

Celebrate World Breastfeeding Week 2014

and National Breastfeeding Month


NYC Breastfeeding Leadership Council’s

Annual Subway Caravan

Friday, August 8, 2014

Breastfeeding moms, babies and families; breastfeeding professionals and

advocates; and everyone who cares about breastfeeding is invited.

Join us at 11 AM for our Opening Ceremony at City Hall

Dozens of breastfeeding families will take the

A Train to Bedford-Stuyvesant Restoration Plaza in Brooklyn for the

Annual World Breastfeeding Week Fair sponsored by the

Brooklyn Alliance for Breastfeeding Empowerment (BABE).

Bring your babies and children….wear your breastfeeding

t-shirts … carry your placards promoting breastfeeding!

We have invited our legislative breastfeeding champions, State Senator Liz Krueger,

Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney, NYC Commissioner of Health Mary Bassett, MD and other

leaders to celebrate the 20th

More information on Facebook, Twitter and our website at

For more information, e-mail Theresa Landau at or Kathleen

Carpenter @

anniversary of protecting women’s rights to breastfeed in public!

Sponsored by the New York City Breastfeeding Leadership Council, Inc.

Contact Me

Gillian Foreman 347.565.5597

Cause you can’t get enuff:

Now teaching Babywearing!!

Uptown Birth has expanded its reach to include Babywearing! Look for Urban Babywearing in Harlem, Inwood, Riverdale, and Upper East Side!

Contact NFP

Nurse-Family Partnership Andrea Albert e-mail 917.440.2962