Below are resources for pregnancy, birth and parenthood. Can't find a resource that you are looking for, please feel free to contact me.

Placenta Encapsulation

Truly Pure Birth

604-319-2143
info@trulypurebirth.com
I am pleased to offer placenta encapsulation services to families throughout the Lower Mainland to help support parents through their postpartum journey. Find more information on my placenta encapsulation services here, as well as an FAQ and online registration form.

Wellness & Naturopathic Care

Dr. Briana Peddle ND

Ray Clinic (Suter Brook Village)
604-461-7900
Dr. Briana Peddle ND is the TriCities' fertility, pregnancy and women's health expert. She has a general family practice with a focus on women's health, digestion and mental/emotional health. Dr. Peddle uses nutrition, supplements, herbal medicine, acupuncture, homeopathy, Bowen therapy, mind-body counseling, IV therapy and prescription pharmacy to create a comprehensive treatment and support plan for each patient.

Healing Cedar Wellness

604-469-1616
info@healingCedarWellness.com
At Healing Cedar Wellness, our acupuncturists & naturopathic doctor are well versed in pregnancy health. We can help reduce symptoms such as nausea, constipation, heart burns, sciatica pain, headaches, help with breeched babies, and prepare the body for natural birth. Also, Dr. Meghan Stobbs, ND, provides natural health care to the entire family including newborns, infants, older children and pregnant women. Our approach to patient care involves thorough diagnostics and work-up, patient education and choice, and individualized natural treatment plans that support the natural healing capabilities of the body, and target the underlying cause of illness.

Chiropractic

Optimum Family Chiropractic

778-355-3533
info@optimumfamily.com
Located in Suter Brook Village in Port Moody. Optimum provides chiropractic care for the entire family including expecting moms, newborns and children.

Cafe of Life

604-936-7171
contact@cafeportmoody.com
A Café of Life is a unique Chiropractic practice where the doctor is serving from a place of love with the goal of core healing. Core healing (through Chiropractic) is achieved through knowledge of innate intelligence, the principles which govern life, the philosophy of Chiropractic and ultimately……. A full-functioning, interference free Nerve System.

Jassal Chiropractic

604-731-3006
assist1@telus.net
Our Vancouver chiropractic clinic is here to change your life through natural health philosophies. The major philosophy is that the body can heal itself from the inside out as long as the brain and body have the best communication with one another. Dr. Avtar Jassal utilizes Torque Release Technique , the technique allows the chiropractor to detect and correct the primary dysfunctions to your spine and nervous system.

Acupuncture

Acumamas

778-323-3973
info@acumamas.com
At Acumamas we provide acupuncture, Chinese herbal medicine and Doula services to facilitate natural healthy pregnancies and satisfying birth experiences. We draw on our solid foundation of Traditional Chinese Medicine and combine it with modern research to bring our clients the best complementary care possible during their journeys into motherhood.

Dr. Briana Peddle ND

Ray Clinic (Suter Brook Village)
604-461-7900
Dr. Briana Peddle ND is the TriCities' fertility, pregnancy and women's health expert. She has a general family practice with a focus on women's health, digestion and mental/emotional health. Dr. Peddle uses nutrition, supplements, herbal medicine, acupuncture, homeopathy, Bowen therapy, mind-body counseling, IV therapy and prescription pharmacy to create a comprehensive treatment and support plan for each patient.

Healing Cedar Wellness

604-469-1616
info@healingCedarWellness.com
At Healing Cedar Wellness, our acupuncturists & naturopathic doctor are well versed in pregnancy health. We can help reduce symptoms such as nausea, constipation, heart burns, sciatica pain, headaches, help with breeched babies, and prepare the body for natural birth. Also, Dr. Meghan Stobbs, ND, provides natural health care to the entire family including newborns, infants, older children and pregnant women. Our approach to patient care involves thorough diagnostics and work-up, patient education and choice, and individualized natural treatment plans that support the natural healing capabilities of the body, and target the underlying cause of illness.

Breastfeeding

Best Start LC

Dallas Parsons, IBCLC
778-874-9251
Amelia is a private certified lactation consultant who has experience in basic breastfeeding technique and management, breastfeeding multiples, premature infants, breast augmentation or reduction, low milk supply, NICU and returning to work moms. Amelia offers home visits, office visits at Bloom Community Midwives and over the phone consultations.

Local La Leche Groups

A great resource for expecting and new moms. Each Group holds monthly meetings where Leaders facilitate informal, guided discussions. During these discussions mothers have access to accurate, up-to-date and personalized breastfeeding information and support for their role as a breastfeeding parent. In addition, mothers are able to draw on the experience of other mothers who attend.
Leaders also offer telephone help to nursing and pregnant women who call seeking breastfeeding information.

Find a local LLL meeting

Online Resources

Dr. Jack Newman
Kelly Mom
La Leche League International

Cloth Diapers

New & Green Baby Co.

New & Green Baby is a place for Canadian families to gather info and learn about cloth diapering products. We have a wide selection of diapers and accessories to fit your needs, from easy to use diapers to naturals, we have you covered.

Happy Nappy

Happy Nappy is Canada's leading cloth diaper service. We can provide you with diapers, diaper covers, bags, pails and diaper creams. Our mission is to provide a cost effective, healthy, natural and environmentally friendly alternative for diapering our children.

Safety

Safe Beginnings

Safe Beginnings First Aid exists to train new families and caregivers in the most up-to-date CPR and first aid standards. It is amazing to watch young children grow, learn, and explore their environment. Learn how to keep your young children safe, prevent common injuries, and react if the unthinkable does occur.

Kids in the Back

Kids in the Back was born out of a need for more child seat inspection and education services to be made available to families, caregivers and service providers in the Lower Mainland of British Columbia. Colleen Blundell and Lisa Snell are the team that provides the service.