Uptown Village

A multicultural community of maternal health professionals supporting gentle birth, breastfeeding and reproductive health justice in Upper Manhattan & the Bronx.

Our intention as birth professionals, is to provide our community with the education and individualized support they desire. Our goal is to provide, non-judgmental, evidence based, high quality holistic professional doula support to create our shared ​vision of healthy families and healthy living.

Featured Classes and Events

03 MAR

Cloth Diapering 101

Come join us for a thorough breakdown of all things cloth diaper. We'll give you the lowdown on the many different styles to choose from, compare costs, and review laundering options. The class will also include in-person demos and a Q&A portion.

23 FEB

Babywearing

Workshop covers the benefits of babywearing, proper positioning and safety. See demos of various types of carriers - woven wraps, ring slings, mei tais, stretchy wraps, and buckle carriers. Feel free to bring your carrier of choice to practice with experts, and try out the available options to figure out which are perfect for your family!

26 JAN

Birth Stories

Join us in a supportive space where all birth stories are welcome. The environment we create is respectful, insightful, and compassionate, and sharing is always optional. Parents report feeling a positive shift from simply being in the presence of a story circle group and hearing others' stories.