Whether you're expecting or experienced, we've compiled an essential guide to the Central Ohio maternity and baby scene.
Whether you're expecting or experienced, we've compiled an essential guide to the Central Ohio maternity and baby scene. Find support group and hospital information, or browse through the list of boutiques and shops to outfit you and your baby. Need a little mom time alone? Don't forget to take care of yourself and sneak a peek at the pampering services section! ADOPTION AGENCIES AND RESOURCES Adoption by Gentle Care 370 S. Fifth St. Ste. 2, Columbus 43215 614-469-0007, adoptionbygentlecare.org Adoption Circle 400 S. Fifth St. Ste. 304, Columbus 43215 614-237-7222, adoptioncircle.org The Buckeye Ranch Inc. 5665 Hoover Road, Grove City 43123 614-384-7700, buckeyeranch.org Catholic Social Services, Inc. 197 E. Gay St., 2nd floor, Columbus 43215 614-221-5891, colscss.org Choice Network 5888 Cleveland Ave., Columbus 43231 419-308-2303, choicenetworkohio.com Complete Healthcare for Women 99 N. Brice Road, Columbus 43213; 5888 Cleveland Ave., Columbus 43231 1-800-396-1654, drsamuel.org Delaware County Department of Job and Family Services 140 N. Sandusky St., Delaware 43015 740-833-2316, delawarejfs.org Fairfield County Department of Job and Family Services 239 W. Main St., Lancaster 43130 740-653-4060, fcjfs.org Franklin County Children Services 855 W. Mound St., Columbus 43223 614-275-2571, franklincountyohio.gov/children_services House of New Hope, Inc. 8135 Mt. Vernon Road, St. Louisville 43071 740-345-5437, houseofnewhope.org International Adoption Clinic 433 N. Cleveland Ave., Westerville 43082; 588 S. 18th St., Columbus 43205 614-722-2000, nationwidechildrens.org/international-adoption-clinic LDS Family Services 4431 Marketing Place, Groveport 43125 614-836-2466 Licking County Department of Job and Family Services 74 S. Second St., Newark 43058 740-670-8814, lickingcountyjfs.com Madison County Department of Job and Family Services 200 Midway St., London 43140 740-852-4770, co.madison.oh.us/djfs/adoption.html Ohio Department of Job and Family Services, AdoptOHIO Program 50 W. Town St., Ste. 400, Columbus 43215 866-635-3748 (option 2, extension 3), jfs.ohio.gov/oapl Parenthesis Family Advocates 6500 Taylor Road SW, Reynoldsburg 43068 614-751-9112 Pickaway County Department of Job and Family Services 110 Island Road, Circleville 43113 740-474-7588, pickawayjfs.org Union County Department of Job and Family Services 940 London Ave., Ste. 1800, Marysville 43040 937-644-1010, w2.co.union.oh.us/djfs United Methodist Children's Home 1033 N. High St., Worthington 43085 614-885-5020, umchohio.org BABY CLOTHES AND ACCESSORIES Babybird A Short North shop with fun and stylish baby and toddler clothing 27 E. Russell St. Ste. 103 (Short North), Columbus 43215 614-725-3403, babybirdfashion.com babyGap Classic and comfortable apparel for newborns and toddlers multiple locations gap.com Belles & Beaux Children's Boutique The latest in children's fashion, including special-occasion outfits 1249 N. Hamilton Road, Gahanna 43230 614-473-2000, bellesandbeauxchildrensboutique.com Blankets and Booties Fine baby clothing and gifts, including handmade items 82 S. High St., Dublin 43017 614-889-6303, blanketsandbooties.com Carter's Kid's clothing with fun prints and designs, along with unique accessories and gift ideas multiple locations carters.com The Children's Place Newborn clothes, kids' clothes, shoes and school uniforms multiple locations childrensplace.com CREATE Children's Boutique Custom American and European apparel, including christening gowns and First Communion gowns 13 S. High St., Dublin 43017 614-764-7640, createatdublin.com Gymboree Creating fashionable clothing for kids since 1986. Several locations within Columbus-area malls multiple locations gymboree.com Janie and Jack Classic children's clothes for infants through size 6 (find up to size 12 online) 1500 Polaris Pkwy. (Polaris Fashion Place), Columbus 43240 614-433-7955, janieandjack.com Lilylimes Fun and stylish clothing and gifts for children 7850 Olentangy River Road, Columbus 43235 614-448-1222, lilylimes.com Little Darlings A resale shop with baby clothes; also sells toys, accessories and furniture 3666 Main St., Hilliard 43026 614-529-8889, littledarlingshilliard.com LOLALEIGH Handmade clothing and custom gifts.The shop also offers sewing lessons. 105 N. Columbus St., Lancaster 43130 740-654-7113, lolaleigh.com Lottie Da An online store with a unique and colorful array of children's clothing, gifts and accessories 4705 N. High St. (Beechwold), Columbus 43214 (design studio and showroom) 614-754-1261, lottiedababy.com Lullaby's Baby and Toddler Resale Shop A non-consignment resale shop with merchandise personally selected by the store 225-D South 21st St., Newark 43055 740-344-2966, lullabysbabyshop.com Nicole's For Children Stylish children's clothing for newborns to size 14 (girls) and size 12 (boys), along with toys and gifts 55 E. Olentangy St., Powell 43065 614-433-0503, nicolesforchildren.com Once Upon a Child Buy or sell gently used children's clothing at six Central Ohio locations; also sells toys and equipment multiple locations onceuponachildcolumbus.com Petit Green Baby Environmentally friendly baby products including clothing; also sells furniture, equipment and cleaning supplies 1500 Polaris Pkwy. (Polaris Fashion Place), Columbus 43240 Contact; 614-840-0544, petitgreen.com SoBo Style The vintage home décor store also has a wide selection of baby gifts 3282 N. High St. (Clintonville), Columbus 43202 614-447-8880, sobostyle.com Trader Tots An upscale resale shop with baby clothes and more 1828 W. Fifth Ave., Grandview Heights 43212 614-488-8687, tradertots.com Trendy Kids Family-owned resale shop with clothes, toys and more, along with handmade gift items 1361 Georgesville Rd., Columbus 43228 614-398-5437, trendykidsoh.com What The Rock?! Rock-n-roll-inspired baby onesies, tees and accessories 1194 N. High St. (Short North), Columbus 43201 614-294-9428, whattherock.com Wholly Craft Handmade crafts and clothing from more than 100 different vendors 3169 N. High St. (Clintonville), Columbus 43202 614-447-3445, whollycraft.net BABY FURNITURE AND EQUIPMENT Babies "R" Us Create a registry and find everything from strollers to furniture to clothing multiple locations babiesrus.com Bunk & Loft Factory Custom made beds, dressers, desks and toy chests 2999 Silver Drive, Columbus 43224 614-484-0130, bunkloft.com Buybuy Baby A national retailer of all things baby 3749 Easton Market, Columbus 43219 614-475-7085, buybuybaby.com Kids Travel Zone Baby items include personalized and embroidered diaper bags, bibs and blankets. The store also sells children's luggage and backpacks. 8903 Whitney Drive, Lewis Center 43035 614-754-4999, kidstravelzone.com My Own Room Furniture offerings for nurseries and children's rooms 1006 Dublin Road, Grandview Heights 43215 614-487-8992, myownroomfurniture.com Pottery Barn Kids Upscale furniture and accessories for children 1500 Polaris Pkwy. (Polaris Fashion Place), Columbus 43240 614-880-3948, potterybarnkids.com Sprout Soup Natural and organic baby products 3286 N. High St. (Clintonville), Columbus 43202 614-267-7768, sproutsoup.com BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support Group Kobacker House, 800 McConnell Drive, Columbus 43214 614-566-5377, ohiohealth.com When: first Tuesday of the month, 7 p.m. Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support Group Mount Carmel St. Ann's, 500 S. Cleveland Ave., Westerville 43081 614-234-5999 (or email: firstname.lastname@example.org), mountcarmelhealth.com When: fourth Tuesday of the month, 7:15 p.m. SID Network of Ohio Serves the state of Ohio in support and resources to those who have lost an infant to SIDS 1-800-477-7437, sidsohio.org BIRTHING HOSPITALS For additional information about these hospitals, see our Go-To Guide in this issue. Berger Hospital 600 N. Pickaway St., Circleville 43113 740-420-8555, bergerhealth.com Grady Memorial Hospital 561 W. Central Ave., Delaware 43015 740-615-1000, ohiohealth.com/grady Fairfield Medical Center 401 N. Ewing St., Lancaster 43130 740-687-8000, fmchealth.org Doctors Hospital 5100 W. Broad St., Columbus 43228 614-544-1000, ohiohealth.com/doctors Dublin Methodist Hospital 7500 Hospital Drive, Dublin 43016 614-544-8000, ohiohealth.com/dublinmethodist Grant Medical Center 111 S. Grant Ave. (Downtown), Columbus 43215 614-566-9000, ohiohealth.com/grant Licking Memorial Hospital 1320 W. Main St., Newark 43055 740-348-4000, lmhealth.org Madison County Hospital 210 N. Main St., London 43140 740-845-7272, madisoncountyhospital.org Memorial Hospital of Union County 500 London Ave., Marysville 43040 937-644-6115, memorialhosp.org Mount Carmel East 6001 E. Broad St., Columbus 43213 614-234-6000, mountcarmelhealth.com Mount Carmel St. Ann's 500 S. Cleveland Ave., Westerville 43081 614-898-4000, mountcarmelhealth.com Mount Carmel West 793 W. State St., Columbus 43222 614-234-5000, mountcarmelhealth.com Riverside Methodist Hospital 3535 Olentangy River Road, Columbus 43214 614-566-5000, ohiohealth.com/riverside The Ohio State University Medical Center 410 W. 10th Ave. (Campus), Columbus 43210 1-800-293-5123, medicalcenter.osu.edu BREASTFEEDING RESOURCES Breastfeeding Support Group Memorial Hospital of Union County, 500 London Ave., Marysville 43040 937-578-2329, memorialhosp.org When: every other month (next one: Nov. 20 at 6:30 p.m.) Breastfeeding Support Group Mount Carmel East, 6001 E. Broad St., Columbus 43213 614-234-6455, mountcarmelhealth.com When: every Tuesday, 2 p.m. Breastfeeding Support Group Mount Carmel St. Ann's, 500 S. Cleveland Ave., Westerville 43081 614-234-6455, mountcarmelhealth.com When: every Wednesday, 10 a.m. La Leche League of Ohio Breastfeeding help and information for mothers from mothers lllohio.org CHILDBIRTH AND PARENTING EDUCATION Berger Health System Classes include labor with epidural, infant sign language and postpartum exercise 740-420-8373, bergerhealth.com/education-programs Licking Memorial Hospital Infant & child CPR, childbirth education and sibling preparation are among some of the classes offered 740-348-4346, lmhealth.org/hospitalservices.aspx?id=classes Memorial Hospital of Union County Childbirth education (choose from evening or weekend workshops) and breastfeeding classes 937-578-2329, memorialhosp.org/hospital-guide/classes-and-events Mount Carmel Health The hospital system offers classes and resources for various topics including bra fittings, car seats, Cesarean section birth classes and more 614-234-5433, mountcarmelhealth.com/patient-education-resources/health-and-wellness-education.html Nationwide Children's Hospital Extensive list of classes including parenting classes and assisting children who have special medical needs 614-355-0662, nationwidechildrens.org/education-classes Ohio Health Parenting classes, breastfeeding, "mommy & me" fitness and more resources at the various hospitals, including a parenting hotline 614-443-2584, ohiohealth.com/classes The Ohio State University Medical Center Different classes to choose from for mothers-to-be and new parents, like breastfeeding basics and preparing for multiples 614-293-5123, medicalcenter.osu.edu/viewer/Pages/index.aspx?ItemID=49&referralsite=health1 CLOTH DIAPERS Bundle of Joy Cloth Diaper Service (supplies and cleaning) 200 N. Chase Ave., Columbus 43204 614-335-4828, bundleofjoydiapers.com Sprout Soup (supplies) 3286 N. High St. (Clintonville), Columbus 43202 614-267-7768, sproutsoup.com SweetPeas Cloth (supplies) An online retailer of cloth diapers located out of Lancaster sweetpeascloth.com FERTILITY Columbus Obstetricians-Gynecologists, Inc. multiple locations 614-434-2400, columbusobgyn.com Complete Healthcare for Women multiple locations 614-882-4343, drsamuel.org Kingsdale Gynecologic Associates 1315 W. Lane Ave. (Upper Arlington), Columbus 43221; or 10244 Sawmill Parkway, Powell 43065 614-457-4827, moca-obgyns.com Northeast Obstetricians and Gynecologists 1080 Beecher Crossing N., Gahanna 43230; or 2399 Old Stringtown Road, Grove City 43123 614-476-4101 or 614-874-4191, moca-obgyns.com Ohio Reproductive Medicine 4830 Knightsbridge Blvd., Ste. E, Columbus 43214 614-451-2280, ohioreproductivemedicine.com Premier Women's Health multiple locations 614-457-7660, moca-obgyns.com Professionals for Women's Health multiple locations 614-268-8800, pwhealth.com Reproductive Gynecology, Inc. 540 N. Cleveland Ave., Ste. 100, Westerville 43082 614-895-3333, reproductivegynecologyinc.com Southwestern OB/GYN 4461 South Broadway, Ste. 200, Grove City 43123 614-875-0444, moca-obgyns.com Specialists in Obstetrics and Gynecology 7450 Hospital Drive, Ste. 200, Dublin 43016; or 300 Polaris Parkway, Ste. 2600, Westerville 43082 614-659-9519 or 614-885-8617, moca-obgyns.com FITNESS AND YOGA Balanced Yoga Various kid-focused yoga classes including prenatal, Baby & Me for new parents and family yoga 3526 N. High St. (Clintonville), Columbus 43214 614-265-9642, balancedyoga.net The Little Gym Parent and child fitness classes start for children as young as 4 months old up to 3 years of age 8645 Sancus Blvd., (Lewis Center), Columbus 43240 614-430-3355, thelittlegym.com Om for Mom Prenatal Yoga Prenatal yoga for women in any stage of their pregnancy K Studio Dance, 1152 Kenny Centre Mall (Upper Arlington), Columbus 43220 614-557-9524, omformom.com Village Yoga Prenatal yoga and classes for kids ages 5 to 10 36 N. Liberty St., Powell 43065 614-484-1575, villageyogapowell.com WholeKids Pediatrics and Yoga Offers yoga classes to promote wellness for the entire family 1335 Dublin Road, Ste. 100 (Grandview Heights), Columbus 43215 614-298-5437 ext. 205, wholekidspediatrics.com Yoga on High Prenatal yoga and family yoga for age groups ranging from newborn to toddler to young girls 1081 N. High St. (Short North), Columbus 43201 614-291-4444, yogaonhigh.com Yoga-Well-Being Prenatal yoga for women in any stage of their pregnancy, and children's yoga that includes crafts and games 889 Williams Ave., Ste. 102 (Grandview Heights), Columbus 43212 614-432-7553, yoga-well-being.net MATERNITY CLOTHES Clothes Mentor & Once Upon a Mom A consignment shop that buys and sells maternity clothes multiple locations clothes-mentor.com Destination Maternity A one-stop shop for both Motherhood Maternity and A Pea in the Pod apparel 1540 Polaris Pkwy. (Polaris Fashion Place), Columbus 43240 614-846-6719, destinationmaternity.com GapMaternity Classic clothing for expectant mothers 1500 Polaris Pkwy. (Polaris Fashion Place), Columbus 43240 614-885-3129, gap.com Little Darlings A resale shop with maternity clothes and more 3666 Main St., Hilliard 43026 614-529-8889, littledarlingshilliard.com Trader Tots An upscale resale shop with maternity clothes and more 1828 W. Fifth Ave., Grandview Heights 43212 614-488-8687, tradertots.com Trendy Kids The family-owned resale shop with children's clothes and toys also has maternity clothing 1361 Georgesville Rd., Columbus 43228 614-398-5437, trendykidsoh.com MIDWIVES AND DOULAS Birthworkers of Central Ohio Listing of various midwifery and doula services in the Central Ohio area birthworkers.com CHOICE: The Center for Humane Options in Childbirth Experiences A Central Ohio organization providing midwife and doula services 5721 N. High St., Worthington 43085 614-263-2229, choicemidwives.org Professionals for Women's Health A practice with a combination of physicians and midwives who deliver in a hospital setting multiple locations 614-268-8800, pwhealth.com Women's Contemporary Health-Care A practice with a combination of physicians and midwives who deliver in a hospital setting 155 Commerce Park Drive, Ste. 1, Westerville 43082 614-891-6211, wchcare.com MILK BANK Mothers' Milk Bank of Ohio Women can donate breast milk to those unable to breastfeed their children 1132 Hunter Ave. (Victorian Village), Columbus 43082 614-544-0810, ohiohealth.com/mothersmilkbank PAMPERING SERVICES FOR MOM Akossage Day Spa, Pre-Natal Massage 4900 Reed Rd. Ste. 128, Columbus 43220 614-309-6028, akossage.com Amy Mallat Licensed Massage Therapist, Therapeutic Prenatal Massage 14 W. Pacemont Rd. (Clintonville), Columbus 43202 614-302-6715, amymallatlmt.com Ben Brooke, LMT, MA Advanced Therapeutic Massage, Pregnancy Massage 808 High St., Worthington 43085 614-431-5944, brookebodyworks.com Body and Soul Massage, Certified Pregnancy Massage 537 S. 5th St. (German Village), Columbus 43206 614-221-7900, bodyandsoulmassage.info Center for Therapeutic Massage LLC, Prenatal Massage 73 Walnut St., Gahanna 43230 614-476-8331, ctmohio.com Charles Penzone The Grand Salons, Maternity Massage multiple locations 614-418-5350, charlespenzone.com Columbus Pregnancy Massage, Pregnancy; Post-Partum; Fertility Massages 3763 N. High St. Ste. D (Clintonville), Columbus 43214 614-425-2635, columbuspregnancymassage.com Essentials Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork, Prenatal Massage 1200 W. 5th Ave., Ste. 106, Grandview Heights 43212 614-488-8012, essentialstmb.com Healthy Outlook, Prenatal Massage Therapy 62 Westerview Drive, Westerville 43081 614-890-1122, massagetherapywesterville.com Inner Connections Holistic Wellness Center, Prenatal and Postnatal Massage Therapy 1196 Neil Ave. (Victorian Village) Columbus 43201 614-299-7638, innerconnect.biz Jenn's Doula Services, Massage Therapy In-home massages, Infant massages at Sprout Soup, 3286 N. High St. (Clintonville), Columbus 43202 614-432-6695, jennelfnerdoula.homestead.com J. Nicole's Day Salon and Spa, Mother-To-Be Massage 185 W. Columbus St., Pickerington 43147 614-920-1660, jndayspa.com Kenneth's Hair Salons and Day Spas, Pregnancy Massage multiple locations 614-538-5800, kenneths.com Korner Massage Clinic, Prenatal and Infant Massages 3600 B2 Olentangy River Road, Columbus 43214 614-562-4061, kornermassage.com Life Spa and Salon, Pregnancy Massage 3900 Easton Station, Columbus 43219 614-470-9189, lifetimefitness.mylt.com Massage by Jennifer Grant, Pregnancy Massage 440 N. High St. Ste. 404 (Clintonville), Columbus 43214 614-975-0795, massagebyjennifergrant.com Massage Envy, Prenatal Massage multiple locations massageenvy.com The Retreat Salon and Day Spa, Maternal Massage 6565 Perimeter Drive, Dublin 43016 614-761-7661, theretreatspa.com Sally Keener Massage Therapy, Pregnancy Massage 3262 Henderson Rd. Ste. B, Columbus 43220 614-563-5778, massagetherapycolumbus.com Serenity by Sharyn, Pregnancy Massage 1350 W. 5th Ave. Ste. 220, Grandview 43212 614-453-8782, serenitybysharyn.com Tranquility Day Spa, Mother-To-Be Package 791 Bethel Road, Columbus 43214 614-459-7373, tranquility-spa.com Woodhouse Day Spa, Prenatal Relief Massage 19 N. High St., Dublin 43017 614-790-8822, columbus.woodhousespas.com SPECIFIC-NEED SUPPORT GROUPS M.O.M. (Mommies of Miracles) Fairfield Medical Center, 401 N. Ewing St., Lancaster 43130 740-503-9102, fmchealth.org Mothers of Multiples Fairfield Medical Center, 401 N. Ewing St., Lancaster 43130 614-687-8000, fmchealth.org When: second Tuesday of the month; 7 p.m. New Moms Group Various OhioHealth facilities 614-443-2584, ohiohealth.com When: every Tuesday, 1:30 p.m. Parents of Preemies Support Group Mount Carmel Hospice and Evergreen Center, 1144 Dublin Road, Grandview Heights 43215 614-234-1043, mountcarmelhealth.com When: second Saturday of the month, 1 p.m. POEM, Inc. (Perinatal Outreach and Encouragement for Moms) Support and outreach to those women who have suffered from prenatal or postpartum depression 614-315-8989, poemonline.org Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support Group Mount Carmel St. Ann's Women's Health Center, 500 S. Cleveland Ave., Westerville 43081 614-234-5999, mountccarmelhealth.com When: Fourth Tuesday of the month, 7 p.m.