Virtual Support Groups

These free support groups are for pregnant women, new mothers, and families who reside in northern New Jersey.  All groups will meet virtually until further notice.

Breastfeeding Education and Support

Sistahs Who Breastfeed Jersey City and Paterson is a parenting group that focuses on healthy practices for feeding babies.  The group’s mission is to support the feeding choices women make surrounding feeding their babies and navigating the ups and downs while doing so.  The group is for pregnant or postpartum women who identify as Black and live in Jersey City or Paterson.

Learn more and register.

Pregnancy and New Motherhood

Motherhood is a joyful time, but it can also bring on feelings of fear, anxiety, and isolation. Connect with other mothers and find support in this safe space. The FREE support groups listed below are for those who reside in the following northern New Jersey counties: Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Morris, Passaic, Sussex, Union and Warren.

Register by clicking on the day and time you wish to attend.  Pre-registration is required.

Virtual Support Group for Pregnant Women

For expectant mothers at all stages of pregnancy.

Fridays 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
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Virtual Support Group for Mothers with Babies Up to One Year Old

Tuesdays 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Thursdays  11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
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Virtual Support Group for Mothers of Color with Babies Up to One Year Old

Mondays 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
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Pregnancy and Infant Loss Peer Support Group

Vu-An Foster, Founder of Life After 2 Losses, and Andrea Booker, RN, Fetal Infant Mortality Review Program Manager at the Partnership will provide information and resources for parents in northern New Jersey (residing in Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Morris, Passaic, Sussex, Union and Warren counties), who have experienced a loss due to miscarriage, stillbirth, or sudden unexplained infant loss. This online support group is free of charge and meets the third Thursday of every month.

Third Thursday of Every Month    6:00 PM– 7:00 PM
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¡Grupos en Espanol!

La maternidad es un momento alegre, pero también puede provocar sentimientos de miedo, ansiedad y aislamiento. Conéctese con otras madres y busque apoyo en este espacio seguro. Estos grupos de apoyo GRATIS son para quienes residen en los siguientes condados del norte de Nueva Jersey: Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Morris, Passaic, Sussex, Union y Warren.

Regístrese haciendo clic en el día y la hora a la que desea asistir:

Grupo Virtual Para Mujeres Embarazadas

Para mujeres en todas las etapas del embarazo. Las conversaciones se centrarán en las alegrías y los desafíos del embarazo y la maternidad.

Martes 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
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Grupo Virtual Para Madres con Bebes Hasta Un Año de Edad

Miércoles 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
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