Birth and Women's Health Resources in Boulder and Denver

Birth centers

The Birth Center of Boulder

The birth center was created for the community. It's a space born out of great passion and inspiration. We are a free standing center that provides all aspects of maternity, labor, postpartum and well woman care to healthy ‘low risk’ women. The birth center is a comfortable space with all the necessary amenities, medications, and appropriate providers to ensure a safe birth. www.birthcenterofboulder.com

Boulder Community Health Family Birth Center

Our Family Birth Center is the most medically progressive maternity center in the Rocky Mountain region. This state-of-the-art facility is located at the Boulder Community Foothills Hospital at Arapahoe and 48th Street, just east of Foothills Parkway. https://www.bch.org/maternity-care/default-family-birth-center.aspx

Mountain Midwifery Center

Mountain Midwifery Center provides a full range of midwifery services for clients in the Denver Metro Area, the front range, across Colorado and even further locales. www.mountainmidwifery.com

Abused women shelters and support groups

Safehouse Progressive Alliance for Nonviolence (SPAN)

SPAN is a human rights organization committed to ending violence against women, youth and children through support, advocacy, education and community organizing. Our vision is a just and equitable world for women and their families.

www.safehousealliance.org

Alternatives To Family Violence (ATFV)

ATFV is a Colorado non-profit organization founded in 1978 to eliminate domestic violence by providing safety and empowerment to those affected. www.atfv-adamsco.org

Moving to End Sexual Assault (MESA)

MESA is a program of Mental Health Partners serving the Colorado counties of Boulder and Broomfield. MESA’s mission is to end the suffering in our community caused by sexual assault. www.movingtoendsexualassault.org

Family Tree Women in Crisis

The purpose of Family Tree Women In Crisis (WIC) is to keep victims safe from domestic violence by providing a 24-hour crisis line, emergency shelter, safety planning, advocacy, community resources, health care and other supportive services. www.thefamilytree.org

Pregnancy, Breastfeeding and Parenting Retailers

Becoming Mothers

Becoming Mothers’ mission is to participate in the lives of women, from the early stages of pregnancy through the time that the baby becomes a toddler. We want to embrace and celebrate the changes women go through becoming a mother. We want you, a mother of a young child, to look and feel becoming throughout this time in your life. www.becomingmothers.com  

Bosom Buddies

At Bosom Buddies, we carry a wide variety of products that offer you convenience and peace of mind while breastfeeding. Our goal is to provide you with answers to your questions through our website and our two Denver-Metro locations. Plus, we carry bras for your life beyond breastfeeding! www.bosombuddies.com

Mother’s centers/parent and child centers

Mother House

Mother House provides a safe haven for pregnant women who are at risk. We are committed to protecting their unborn children, providing a nurturing and loving home, and encouraging them to build the confidence and the skills necessary for a successful future. www.mother-house.org

Sacred Heart House

The needs of homeless women and children change as their situations and the economic conditions in Denver change: It is the goal of Sacred Heart House of Denver to respond appropriately and effectively to meet these families. www.sacredhearthouse.org

The Gathering Place

The Gathering Place is Denver’s only daytime drop-in center for women, children, and transgender individuals who are experiencing homelessness and poverty. www.tgpdenver.org

Real Choices Pregnancy Care Center

Provides free, confidential services including: pregnancy tests, medical and legal referrals, adoption support, support groups for pregnant, single moms, support groups for moms and their babies, one-on-one mentoring, maternity and baby items, post-abortion support for women and men, abstinence education.

www.realchoicespcc.org

Nutrition

Women, Infants and Children (WIC)

WIC promotes and maintains the health and well-being of nutritionally at-risk pregnant, breastfeeding, and postpartum women and infants and children by providing: Supplemental nutritious foods, nutrition and breastfeeding information and referrals to other health and nutrition services.

http://www.bouldercounty.org/family/pregnancy/pages/wicindex.aspx

Mother Yoga and Exercise

Yo Mama Yoga Studio

www.yomamaboulder.com

The studio offers Prenatal Yoga, Childbirth Prep Classes, Mommy and Me Yoga, Kids Yoga, Doula registry and training program, and on-site health practitioners!

VBAC Support

ICAN Colorado
Highlands United Methodist Church
First Tues of each month at 7:00pm
3131 Osceola St., Denver 80212

www.ican-online.org

VBAC Community
www.vbaccommunity.wordpress.com

Women’s Health Centers

Boulder Valley Women's Health Center at Boulder

Provides accessible, confidential and comprehensive gynecological and reproductive healthcare, including sexual health services, family planning and education.

www.boulderwomenshealth.org