Community Resources

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This list includes resources compiled by Community Support and GGMG members. If you are a GGMG member requiring extra support, please contact communitysupport@ggmg.org

If you would like to add to the list or make a suggestion, please contact resourcelist@ggmg.org.

**GGMG Members** are noted

**Member recommended** vendors have been mentioned on the forums


Lactation Consultants and Counsellors

Susan Bell DONA, Lactation Counsellor

Offers 10% discount to GGMG members.

http://www.goldengatebaby.com/

Katie Howser IBCLC DONA

(209) 968-5197
http://katiehowser.com

Melitta Hoder IBCLC PCD CMT

(415) 586-8468

CPMC Newborn Connections

3698 California Street, San Francisco CA
(415) 600-2229
http://www.cpmc.org/services/n...

Free phone advice, also a $20 latch clinic (requires phone consult to
confirm that latch is a problem). They also have drop in groups for $5
(see groups section).

Anne St John IBCLC RN PNP

(415) 225-9005
http://www.anniestjohn.net/Home.html

Caroline Kerhervé IBCLC DONA

http://carolinekerherve.com/

contact@carolinekerherve.com

415-867-6873

Birth Preparation Classes/Groups

Rachel Yellin

www.rachelyellin.com

Mindful Body - hypnobirthing

2876 California Street, San Francisco CA 94115
(415) 931-2639
www.doula.com/hypnobirth

  • Member Recommended

UCSF Great Expectations

2356 Sutter Street

(415) 353-2667
http://whrc.ucsf.edu/whrc/gex/classes.html

Members particularly recommend: Mindfulness-based childbirth with Nancy Bardacke (who also recently wrote a book: Mindful Birthing)

CPMC Newborn Connections

3698 California Street, 94118
(415) 600-BABY (2229)
www.cpmc.org/services/newbornconnections/classes/

Natural Resources

1367 Valencia Street, San Francisco CA 
(415) 550 2611
http://store.naturalresources-sf.com/classes

Natural Resources have several different drop in groups, including a
breastfeeding circle on Monday afternoons. They also offer prenatal and
parenting classes. Other classes are available to twins/multiples, solo mamas and working moms.


Birth Doulas

SF Birth Doulas - Elizabeth Porter

http://asanfranciscodoula.com/

Cindy Whitman-Bradley

www.tamalpaisdoulacare.com/

Esther Gallagher

www.esthergallagher.com/

Marin Doula Collective - Michaela and Toni​

www.marindoulacollective.com/

Lauren Miller

buckley730@gmail.com

Patti Fordham

www.pattifordham.com/

Shannon Padlog

www.empoweredmamas.com

Sandra Lloyd

www.divadoula.com/

Katie Louderback

http://katielouderback.com/


Mothers Groups (Including Breastfeeding Support Groups)

CPMC Newborn Connections

3698 California Street, San Francisco CA
(415) 600-2229
http://www.cpmc.org/services/n...

Free phone advice, also a $20 latch clinic (requires phone consult to
confirm that latch is a problem). They also have drop in groups for $5
(see groups section).

Natural Resources

1367 Valencia Street, San Francisco CA 
(415) 550 2611
http://store.naturalresources-sf.com/classes

Natural Resources have several different drop in groups, including a
breastfeeding circle on Monday afternoons. They also offer prenatal and
parenting classes. Other classes are available to twins/multiples, solo mamas and working moms.

Recess

470 Carolina Street, San Francisco CA

(415) 701-7529
www.recessurbanrecreation.com/

Discount available (www.ggmg.org/discount_alpha.php)

  • Member Owned

Sprout San Francisco

Offer Breastfeeding and latch support clinics

http://www.sproutsanfrancisco.com/events/san-francisco/


New Mothers’ Groups

Natural Resources

1367 Valencia Street, San Francisco CA 
(415) 550 2611
http://store.naturalresources-sf.com/classes

Natural Resources have several different drop in groups, including a
breastfeeding circle on Monday afternoons. They also offer prenatal and
parenting classes. Other classes are available to twins/multiples, solo mamas and working moms.

Recess

470 Carolina Street, San Francisco CA

(415) 701-7529
www.recessurbanrecreation.com/

Discount available (www.ggmg.org/discount_alpha.php)


Night Doulas

Connie Hennessey

(415) 756-0313

Danusa Tyron

(415) 336-2953

dany@infotronix.com

Trinity Doulas (Mary and Olive)

(415) 420-9090

http://trinitynightdoulas.com

Marie Burke

(415) 756-4700


Carseat Installation

California Highway Patrol

455 8th Street, San Francisco CA
(415) 557-1094

Free inspection, but there is a waiting list

Certified installation experts

Certified installation experts can be found at:

http://www.safercar.gov/cpsApp/cps/index.htm

Buckled Baby

http://www.buckledbaby.com/

(415) 580-1977
info@buckledbaby.com

A service that comes to you to help you ensure your car seat is properly installed