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RESOURCES FOR ALL PARENTS

APPS

Lamaze International: Pregnancy to Parenting

Baby care classes

CPR Classes- http://www.virginiacpr.com/cpr-classes-cpr-certification-classes.html

Baby Care Classes - http://www.lamaze-dc.com/classes.php

Baby Care Classes - http://www.piedmontparentingresource.com/classes.html

Baby wearing - http://beltwaybabywearers.blogspot.com/

Classes for Multiples - http://twinloveconcierge.com/

Books

Giving Birth with Confidence: 3rd Edition by Judith Lothian and Charlotte DeVries

Pregnancy, Childbirth, and the Newborn: The Complete Guide by Simpken, Whalley, Keppler, Durham, & Bolding

Feeding

Breastfeeding classes - http://lamaze-dc.org

Baby and Me Lactation Services- http://www.babyandmelc.com/

Northern Virginia Lactation Consultants: http://nvlcbaby.com/prenatal-classes/

KellyMom.com - Breastfeeding and parenting resources

Infant Nutrition – NIH's MedlinePlus - https://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/infantandnewbornnutrition.html

Financial Support

How to file an insurance claim for a free breast pump - Now any mother can request a free breast pump under the Affordable Care Act - http://www.thebump.com/a/free-breast-pump- health-insurance

The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) - http://www.fns.usda.gov/wic/women-infants-and-children-wic

Target's REDCard Debit Card (NOT Credit Card!) - Even with their debit card which is linked to your checking account, you earn 5% off all purchases. - http://www.target.com/redcard/main

Partner Resources

SupportingHer Online Class for Partners

Products/Registries

Amazon Prime (a.k.a. Amazon Mom) - Use the Subscribe and Save to save 15-20% on items that you need on a regular basis. Formula, diapers, wipes are all up for grabs and they are delivered within 1-2 days with free shipping. - http://amzn.to/1V4nJ0n

Amazon Baby Registry - http://amzn.to/28IzAzp

Weespring.com - peer reviewed product reviews

Services

Hello Fresh - Get healthy meals to cook delivered each week. Stop and start as you choose. Get $40.00 off your first box - http://www.hellofresh.com/raf-helloshare/?c=KMCVEM

care.com - Find caregiving, petsitting/walking, and housekeeping help (you can also find doulas!) - https://www.care.com/

TaskRabbit - In major cities it can be a great way to find someone to put together the nursery furniture or come into clean the home. Get $15 off your first task: WELCOMETR - https://www.taskrabbit.com/

The Baby Sleep Site - Advice and 1 on 1 help for baby and toddler sleeping - http:// www.babysleepsite.com/

Support for Complicated Pregnancies, Birth, and Loss

March of Dimes: Helps moms have full-term pregnancies and research the problems that threaten the health of babies. - http://www.marchofdimes.com/

Sidelines - A non-profit providing international support for women and their families experiencing complicated pregnancies and premature births. - http://sidelines.org/

Grahams Foundation - For parents going through the journey of prematurity. - http:// www.grahamsfoundation.org/

Postpartum Progress: A non-profit focused improving access to and quality of services and support for women with perinatal mood and anxiety disorders like postpartum depression. - http://postpartumprogress.org/

Baby loss- MISS Foundation Support Group Northern Virginia & Washington DC Chapter - http://www.dcmissfoundation.org/

RESOURCES FOR PARENTS EXPECTING MULTIPLES

The Official Group Page of Multiples of America

Le Leche League International - FAQs on Breastfeeding multiples - http://www.llli.org/faq/twins.html

Jumelle Twin and Baby Tracker (Apple devices) -

Twin Love Concierge - http://twinloveconcierge.com/