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Online resources for expectant and new parents during coronavirus


Here are some resources and support services available to expectant parents and families with newborns amid the COVID-19 outbreak in this region.


COVID-19-Specific Birth Preparation

Evidence-based Birth (free class):


Childbirth, Breastfeeding, & Newborn Care Classes


Mental Health / Stress Reduction


Pregnancy and Postpartum Yoga & Fitness



Parent Mentoring and Newborn Support



Pregnancy and Postpartum Nutrition


Lactation Consultant Services



Infant loss


COVID-19 Information


Cheryl Murfin, CD, is a longtime writer, a certified doula, and mother of two grown up humans. She owns Nesting Instincts Seattle .


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Resources for expectant and new parents during coronavirus