Local Resources

Inclusion in this list does not necessarily mean that I personally recommend the resource.  I am simply hoping to put together a comprehensive list of resources to help women and families find what they need.  If you know of a resource you would like to see listed please contact me at michiganbirthandbeyond at gmail dot com.

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Baby Stores

Baby and child clothing and supplies resale events - Mom2Mom List

Buy Buy Baby

Babies ‘R Us

Ann Arbor – The Little Seedling

Ann Arbor – Elephant Ears

Ferndale – Modern Natural Baby


Free groups that meet to learn how to comfortably and safely wear babies in all sorts of carriers.

Ann Arbor Babywearers

Detroit Babywearers

Birth Doulas

Southeast Michigan Doula Project and Michigan Doula Connection help to connect low income women with doulas who are willing to work on a free or sliding scale basis.

Search for DONA certified doulas here.

Search for CAPPA certified doulas here.

Bodywork - Massage, Chiropractic, etc


La Leche League – List of all Michigan Chapters

In Home Lactation Specialists, LLC 

Ann Arbor – Lactation Services and Breastfeeding Cafes (free support group) Breastfeeding Center of Ann Arbor

Royal Oak – Nurture with Love Breastfeeding Education and Support 

Certified Nurse Midwives

Ann Arbor – U of M Midwifery

Novi, Southfield – Nurse Midwives with Metro Partners in Women’s Health

West Bloomfield, Troy, and Detroit- Henry Ford Midwifery Services 

Childbirth Classes

Ann Arbor – Center for the Childbearing Year

Brighton – in home within 30 min radius – Earth Mama Birth

Livonia – in home within 30 min radius – Life Blooms Birth Services

Oxford – (and surrounding areas) - Insightful Birth

Rochestor – Hypnobirthing Peaceful Birthing

West Bloomfield – Henry Ford West Bloomfield

Maternity and Nursing Clothes

Motherhood Maternity



Nortville – Resale Baby Baby Plus More

Royal Oak – Resale Slightly Pregnant

St. Claire Shores – Resale Another Child

Trenton – Resale 9 Month Bump

Westland – Resale Aj’s Attic

Mom's Groups

Mothers of Preschoolers –  MOPS

Moms Offering Moms Support - MOMS

Farmington Area Mom’s Club – FAMC



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