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Parent Groups

At Baystate Health, we understand the value of a support network—especially for new parents. Start building your village of fellow parents at one of our free parent groups. Find parent group details below. You can also sign up for childbirth and parent classes and breastfeeding groups and classes.


Childbirth Question & Answer Hour (Virtual)

Expectant parents can join this free group at any time during the hour to have their questions answered by a Certified Parent Educator.  If you have questions about labor & delivery, postpartum care, what childbirth classes to take, or anything else you need answered, register below.

This group takes place on scheduled Sundays from 6-7 pm.  Click the register button for dates.


Join Us for a Gathering of Moms and Babies!

Find community and make lasting friendships as we support one another through the rollercoaster of parenthood. Topics include the challenges of parenting, recognizing postpartum mood changes, breastfeeding, baby milestones and more. Snacks provided!

Facilitated by the parent education and lactation departments 
Every Thursday 11 am-12:30 pm
Baystate Education Center, 361 Whitney Ave, Holyoke

 Breastfeeding Question and Answer (Virtual group)

Breastfeeding moms can join the group to have their questions and/or concerns addressed by a Nurse/International Board Certified Lactation Consultant.

  • Wednesdays, 1 - 2 pm
  • Zoom link
  • Meeting number:953 6138 5597