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New Mom Support Groups at UPMC in Central Pa.

Having a baby is a life-changing experience that can seem overwhelming at times. Even if you have older children, you may find that you have questions or concerns about parenting or need a place where you can talk with other parents who are having similar experiences.

UPMC in Central Pa. offers several parenting classes and support groups to help you cope with the demands of parenthood. These groups meet regularly at several convenient locations.

New Mom Networks

An experienced member of our Womens and Children’s Services team will facilitate these meetings. All meetings are free. No older children please.

  • New Mom Network. For new mothers and their babies aged zero to eighteen months, meets virtually from 1 to 2:30 p.m. every Monday and every Tuesday. To register contact Betsy Newman at
  • Working Moms Network. For moms who work outside of the home and their babies; this meeting gathers virtually at 10 to 11:30 a.m. on the second and fourth Saturdays of the month. To register contact Betsy Newman at

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Phone: 717-231-8900 

Learn more about our New Parent Night group and other classes and groups.

It is normal to experience the “baby blues” after giving birth. If you’re experiencing the signs of postpartum depression, call your doctor.

Harrisburg Area La Leche League

UPMC Central Pa. Portal

UPMC Central Pa. Portal provides patients across the central Pennsylvania region with secure access to their health information. It is the fastest way to send a message to your doctor, refill prescriptions, get test results, and schedule and manage appointments, including video visits.

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