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Parenting and Baby Support Groups

Food Allergy Support Group For Parents

Meets quarterly at DHMC. For more information, call Kathy Stocker at the CHaD Family Center, (603) 653-9899, or by emailing

Fourth Trimester Support/Social Group

This informal, free group meets every Thursday morning from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Women's Health Resource Center and provides new moms and babies with an opportunity to get together, make new friends, share, and get questions answered (especially around nursing and new baby care). Topics are addressed as needed. The age of babies ranges from a few days old up to the mobile stage. For more information, please call (603) 650-2600.

Good Beginnings of the Upper Valley

Free, trained volunteer home visiting support for anyone expecting or who has a newborn. For information, call (603) 298-9524 or visit their website.

Parent-Child Program

Sponsored by the Lake Sunapee Region VNA & Hospice

An interactive and supportive discussion on parenting issues facilitated by LSRVNA staff. Caring volunteers supervise pre-school children/infants while parents participate in the discussion. No drop-offs, please.  

Every Wednesday, 9:00-11:00 a.m.
September - May (runs on school year calendar)
St. Andrew's Church, 52 Gould Road, New London

Support groups are open to the public and offered at no charge. 

Please register in advance. It is also suggested you call before arriving to confirm that a particular session has not been changed or canceled.

Call Meg Ames at (603) 526-4077 to register and for additional information.

Parents of Kids with Autism

This group no longer meets on Saturday mornings; however, you can still contact the Special Needs Support Center at (603) 448-6311 for support.