Recommended reading:

Ina May's Guide to Childbirth

Ina May’s Guide to Childbirth

Ina May Gaskin is a world renown midwife. This guide is comprehensive and easy to read. Half of the book is made up of women’s birth stories. Not only is it about the medical aspects of birth, but it is about the power of women’s bodies and how real women think, feel, and experience childbirth.

Doula Resources

DONA International

DONA International is a major certifying organization for doulas and has a variety of information about how to find a doula, the benefits of doulas, and what doulas do.

Resource List for Clients

Abused Women Shelters and Support Groups

Battered Women’s Shelter

Aurora                                                  303-343-1856

Castle Rock                                         303-688-1094


The Gathering House                     303-303-9969

Women’s Bean Project                  303-292-1919


Joy Hewitt-Kind                                               303-358-7266

201 University Blvd. #207, Denver, CO 80206

Ali Damron                                         720-851-4224

Addiction Services and Support Groups

AA Meetings Denver Area

Hotline 303-322-4440

Drug Addiction Treatment Line 800-559-9503

Birth Center

Mountain Midwifery                      303-788-0600

3555 S. Clarkson St., Denver, CO 80113

DONA International                       888-788-3662

Breastfeeding Pumps and Equipment

The Mamahood                             303-643-5662

2902 Zuni St., Denver, CO 80211

Breastfeeding Support Groups

The Mamahood                             303-643-5662

2902 Zuni St., Denver, CO 80211

LaLeche Groups

Child Abuse Protection Agencies


National Hotline                              800-422-4453

Kempe Foundation                         303-864-5300

13123 E. 16th Ave. B390, Aurora, CO 80045

Douglas County                                                303-688-4825

After hours                         303-660-7500

Denver                                                 720-944-3000

Childbirth Educators

Children’s Hospitals

Children’s Hospitals of Colorado              720-777-1234

Anshutz Medical Campus

13123 E. 16th Ave., Aurora, CO 80045

Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children


1719 E. 19th Ave., Denver, CO 80218


Julie Seymour, D.C.                        303-774-6567

40 West Louisiana Ave., Denver 80223

Marie Starling, D.C.                         303-721-9800

The Healing Center, 7100 E. Belleview Ave., #109, Greenwood Village, Co 80111

Craniosacral Therapy and Massage

Gail Laurence                                    720-771-7745

Jennie Luther                                    303-522-9451

7500 E. Arapahoe Rd. #335, Centennial, CO 80112     

Maggee Frasz, CMT                         720-891-2981

Toby Hillman, CMT                          303-841-8780

Pam Collins, RN, BSN, RYT           303-204-7323

Early Intervention Programs for Babies with Special Needs

Early Intervention Colorado       303-866-5916

1575 Sherman St., Denver, CO 80203

Family Doctors/Pediatricians

Parker Pediatrics                             303-841-2905

Pediatric Pathways                         303-694-2323

6909 S. Holly Cr., Centennial, CO 80112

Castle Rock Pediatrics                   303-688-2228

1001 S. Perry St. #101B, Castle Rock, CO 80104

Hilltop Family Physicians             303-840-3800

19964 E. Hilltop Rd. Suite A, Parker, CO 80134

Health Food Stores

Sprouts                                                                720-475-8684

9751 S. Parker Rd., Parker, CO 80134

Vitamin Cottage                               303-805-1285

11402 S. Parker Rd., Parker, CO 80134

Whole Foods                                     303-470-6003

9366 S. Colorado Blvd., Highlands Ranch, CO 80126    

Hospitals/Minor Emergency Services

Parker Adventist Hospital            303-269-4000

9395 Crown Crest Blvd., Parker, CO 80138

Skyridge Medical Center              720-225-1000

10101 Ridgegate Pkwy., Lonetree, CO 80124

20 Mile Urgent Care                        720-974-7210

11355 S. Parker Rd., Parker, 80134

Incest/sexual Abuse Support Groups

The Group Therapy Directory

Legacy Comprehensive Counseling & Consulting

Parker, CO                                          303-647-4966

Infant Massage Classes and Services

The Mamahood                             303-643-5662

2902 Zuni St., Denver, CO 80211

Lactation Consultants

Amanda Ogden, IBCLC                   303-643-5662

Ann Hill                                                                720-394-6995

Libraries/Infant Programs

Parker Library                                    303-791-7323

Maternity/Nursing Cothes

The Mamahood                             303-643-5662

2902 Zuni St., Denver, CO 80211

Motherhood Maternity Outlet  303-660-2030

Castle Rock Prime Outlets

5050 Factory Stores Blvd., Castle Rock, CO 80108

Destination Maternity                   303-792-1174

Centennial Promenade

9611 E. County Line Rd., Englewood, Co 80112


Milestone Midwifery                     720-454-5718

Nedra Wilson, RMLMCPM            Parker Office

Midwifery Group at Swedish      303-761-8358

Nancy Acheff, CNM, MSN

Jennifer Whalen, ND, CNM

Mary Wilterdink, CNM, MSN

Milk Banks

Mothers Milk Bank                          303-869-1888

1719 E. 19th Ave., Denver, CO 80218

Helping Hands Milk Bank

Mothers’ Centers/Parent and Child Centers

The Mamahood                             303-643-5662

2902 Zuni St., Denver, CO 80211

Naturopathic/Homeopathic Services

Integrative Energy Medicine

Elzabieta Kosmicki                          720-434-6757

Natural Products for Baby

Naked Goat Farm                             720-291-6721

Parenting Classes

Parent Training PCIT                       303-647-4966

Legacy Comprehensive Counseling and Consulting, Parker, CO

SNAP Parenting                                                720-493-4827

Marian Camden, Parker, CO

Parenting Strategies                      720-336-5796

Ann Kelly, Parker, CO

Postpartum Exercise Classes/Mother and Baby Exercise Classes/Yoga Classes

The Mamahood                             303-643-5662

2902 Zuni St., Denver, CO 80211

Postpartum Depression Resources and Support Groups

Luna Counseling Center                               720-277-6125

Teena K. Evert, M.A.                       303-884-9642

Postpartum Doulas