Sometimes you just need a little support. A local moms group can provide just that and more — even for Dad, too!
Baby + Co. New Moms Group
3212 West End Ave., Ste. 100, Nashville
615-647-8220 • babyandcompany.com
Meet other new moms during expert-led weekly meetings with time for questions, support and discussions on new-parent topics.
Babywearing International of Middle Tennessee
Local parents dedicated to the skill of babywearing and learning about different baby carriers. Meetings take place in Nashville and Murfreesboro.
Inclusive Families of Rutherford County
Young to middle aged parents and their children who like to mingle with other parents/kids who are open to diverse racial, ethnic and religious (or not) backgrounds.
MOMS Club (Moms Offering Moms Support)
momsclub.org Bellevue Brentwood East Nashville Hendersonville, Gallatin, Goodlettsville Gallatin Mt. Juliet/Lebanon Murfreesboro North
Stay-at-home mothers offering play dates and other activities.
Moms of East Nashville
Playdates, conversation, idea sharing and other get-togethers for moms on the east side.
MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers)
Moms with children from birth through kindergarten meet for friendship, learning, discussions and crafts. More than 15 locations in Antioch, Brentwood, Dickson, Donelson, Franklin, Hendersonville, Hermitage, Manchester, Mt. Juliet, Murfreesboro, Nashville, Nolensville, Smyrna, Springfield, Thompson's Station and White House.
Murfreesboro Moms Meetup
Support, friendship and play groups for moms in the 'Boro.
Music City 20s Moms
For moms in their 20s (and 30s) looking for advice, playdates and more.
Multiples of America
Support and connection for parents of multiples. Groups in Nashville (Music City Multiples) and the 'Boro (Murfreesboro Parents of Multiples Club).
Playgroup meets Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m., plus occasional special outings and dads' night out events.
Nashville Children in Nature
A nature-based play group for kids ages 0 - 13 and their families/caregivers, Moms/Dads/grandparents that helps families get outside and play together with scheduled hikes, play & explore, events at the Nature Centers and more.
Naturally Minded Moms of Middle Tennessee
This group is for moms in Middle Tennessee who are raising their families or interested in raising their families with a natural mindset.
Rutherford County (TN) Area Moms
Moms in Rutherford County can meet up to make new friends, set up play dates and more.
Rutherford County Mommas
This group tries to plan all kinds of play dates that can include different age groups (but most are geared to 6 years and younger). They also have mom's nights out, family outings, cookouts and meal trains for expecting mommies.
Spring Hill Mommies
Several scheduled activities and get-togethers for moms in Spring Hill.
The Social Spot
A new support group for parents with children ages 10 - 18 with Autism. An information session will be held on May 21 from 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. at National College on Bell Road.
Attachment Parenting International
615-828-9115 or 615-210-2143
The Nashville chapter meets on the third Sunday of each month from 3 - 5 p.m. at Blakemore United Methodist Church.
ICAN of Nashville
The Nashville chapter of the International Cesarean Awareness Network offers free monthly support and educational meetings.
Junior League Family Resource Center
615-936-2558 • vanderbiltchildrens.com/frc
The center provides information to families of chronically ill children or children with disabilities.
March of Dimes Tennessee Chapter
615-399-3200 • marchofdimes.com/tennessee
Premature baby support.
Milk Bank Depot
Nashville General Hospital,1818 Albion St., Nashville • 810-841-8644
TriStar Hendersonville Medical Center, 355 New Shackle Island Road, Hendersonville • 615-338-1710
TriStar StoneCrest Medical Center, 200 StoneCrest Blvd., Smyrna • 615-768-2234
Via Mothers' Milk Bank of Tennessee, pre-approved donor mothers drop off frozen milk for testing and pasteurization. It is then made available for use in neonatal intensive care units to help vulnerable babies get better.
Postpartum Support International
800-944-4773 • postpartum.net
Provides local resource information for women with perinatal mood disorders.
Tennessee's Early Intervention Services
615-532-7237 • tn.gov/education/teis
A voluntary educational program for families with children birth through 2 years with disabilities or developmental delays.
Tennessee Office of Vital Records
615-741-1763 • tn.gov/health/article/vr-certificate
Keeps and provides birth records for the state.