RESOURCES

 

Midwives and Midwife Groups

 

Rachel Harris, CNM

Home Birth

New Lenox, IL

815-269-4344

http://midwivescare.org

VBAC Friendly

Sarah Simmons, CNM

Home Birth
Chicago IL
773-588-MAMA (6262)

VBAC Friendly

 

Stephanie Miller, CNM

St. Joseph Hospital
Joliet, IL
815-725-2699

OMG Women's Health Care - Midwife Group

Adventist Hinsdale Hospital

Hinsdale, IL

630-920-1347

http://omgwh.com/

VBAC Friendly

PCC Community Wellness Center Midwives

Natural Birth Center

Berwyn, IL

708-317-3035 x1047

 

Mary Kay Burke, CNM

Little Company of Mary

Evergreen Park, IL

708-636-9205

VBAC Friendly

Placenta Encapsulation

Angie Stefanisin

anurturedbeginningpe@gmail.com

Caley Engalls

purebeginningsbirth@gmail.com

Yoga and Wellness

Nuture The Journey

Minooka

815-267-1204 

nurturethejourney.com

 

Belly Binding

Angie Stefanisin

anurturedbeginningpe@gmail.com

 

Further Interests

4th Trimester Body's Project

http://4thtrimesterbodies.com/

 

 

Favorite Links

OB/GYN

Dr. John T Carroll

Central DuPage Hospital

St. Charles, Carol Stream

630‑653‑4200

http://johntcarrollmd.com/

VBAC Friendly

Dr. Daube

OSF St. Elizabeth Medical Center

Ottawa, Streator

815-431-0435

https://www.osfhealthcare.org/physicians/profile/5096/steven-r-daube-do/

VBAC Friendly

Chiropractors

Landgrebe Chiropractor

Tinley Park

708-429-4332

landgrebechiro.com

Free Mom-to-Mom Support Groups

 

Breastfeeding USA - Crest Hill Chapter

4th Monday of the Month

jolietbfusa@gmail.com

www.facebook.com/pages/Breastfeeding-USA-Joliet-Chapter/101373190024524

 

ICAN of South Suburban Chicago

Check Facebook Events

Oh, Baby Co-op, Lockport

 

ICAN of Chicago

2nd Sunday of the Month

Sweet Pea Studio, Chicago

icanofchicago@yahoo.com

www.facebook.com/pages/ICAN-of-Chicago/117145228349064

 

Babywearing International South Chicagoland

Regular Meetings and Lending Library

www.facebook.com/groups/babywearingsouthchicago/

 

Closed Facebook Groups for Support

 

Natural Birth Chicago

www.facebook.com/groups/naturalbirthchicago/

 

Breastfeed Chicago

www.facebook.com/groups/breastfeedchicago/

 

Cloth Diaper Chicago Chatter

www.facebook.com/groups/CDChicago/

 

Diaper Free Chicago - Elimination Communication

www.facebook.com/groups/diaperfreechicago/

 

Recommended Reading

 

Ina May's Guide to Childbirth

Birth Matters

A Thinking Woman's Guide to Pregnancy

 

 

The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding Made Simple

 

The Happiest Baby on the Block

The No-Cry Sleep Solution

Baby-led Weaning