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New & Expecting Parents Guide

Hospitals | Clothing, Toys & Nursery Furnishings | Education & Events; Classes & Support
Home Services | Health & Fitness | Ob-Gyn's, Pediatricians & Health Care
Photographers | Nannies, Child Care & Related Services | Adoption & Foster Care


Hospitals


Children's National Health System
1-888-884-BEAR (2327).
www.childrensnational.org , 111 Michigan Ave., NW, Washington, DC,


George Washington University Hospital

www.gwhospital.com , 202-715-4000.


Howard University Hospital

www.huhealthcare.com , 202-865-6100.


MedStar Georgetown University Hospital

www.medstargeorgetown.org/Pediatrics , 4200 Wisconsin Ave., NW, 202-295-0547.


MedStar Washington Hospital Center

www.whcenter.org , 202-877-7000.


Sibley Memorial Hospital

www.sibley.org , 202-537-4000.


Frederick Memorial Hospital

www.fmh.org , Frederick, MD, 240-566-3300.


Holy Cross Hospital

www.holycrosshealth.org , Silver Spring, MD, 301-754-7000.


Laurel Regional Hospital

www.dimensionshealth.org/website/c/lrh , Laurel, MD, 301-725-4300.


MedStar Montgomery Medical Center

www.montgomerygeneral.com , Olney, MD, 301-774-8882.


Prince George's Hospital Center

www.dimensionshealth.org/website/c/pghc , Cheverly, MD, 301-618-2000.


Shady Grove Adventist Hospital

www.adventisthealthcare.com , Rockville, MD, 301-279-6000.


Washington Adventist Hospital

www.washingtonadventisthospital.com , Takoma Park, MD, 301-891-7600.


Dominion Hospital

www.dominionhospital.com , Falls Church, VA, 703-536-2000.


Fauquier Health Hospital

www.fauquierhospital.org , Warrenton, VA, 540-347-2550.


Inova Alexandria Hospital

www.inova.org/iah , Alexandria, VA, 703-504-3000.


Inova Fair Oaks Hospital

www.inova.org/ifoh , Fairfax, VA, 703-391-3600.


Inova Fairfax Hospital

www.inova.org/ifh , Falls Church, VA, 703-776-4001.


Inova Loudoun Hospital

www.inova.org/ilh , Leesburg, VA, 703-858-6000.


Inova Mt. Vernon Hospital

www.inova.org/imvh , Alexandria, VA, 703-664-7000.


Prince William Medical Center

www.pwhs.org , Manassas, VA, 703-369-8000.


Reston Hospital Center

www.restonhospital.com , Reston, VA, 703-689-9000.


Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center

www.sentara.com/northern-virginia , Woodbridge, VA, 703-523-1000.


Virginia Hospital Center

www.virginiahospitalcenter.com , Arlington, VA, 703-558-5000.


Clothing, Toys & Nursery Furnishings


Kensington Caboose
Stocked with quality children's clothing and toys, trendy maternity wear, baby equipment and a selection from retail vendors. Serving the community for over 25 years.
www.kensingtoncaboose.com , 10508 Connecticut Ave., Kensington, MD, 301-929-0178.


small change
Providing upscale clothes, baby gear, handcrafted gifts and new toys for babies through teens and mothers-to-be since 1981. Like us on Facebook for pop-up specials on toys and clothes!
www.smallchangeconsignments.com , 1629 Washington Plaza, Reston, VA, 703-437-7730.


Education & Events; Classes & Support


Ob-Gyn Associates
A division of Advantia Health
We offer group and private childbirth classes in our Silver Spring and Rockville offices. Locations in Silver Spring, Rockville & Beltsville, MD. Coming soon to Germantown.
www.obgynsilverspring.com , 301-681-6772.


P.A.C.E. (Parent and Community Education)
Bringing families together since 1973, P.A.C.E. continues to provide educational and emotional support for firsttime mothers and their babies. Second Time Around Groups available.
www.pacemoms.org , pace.registrar@gmail.com,


Home Services


Baby Proofing Montgomery
We provide high-quality childproofing and safety products, professional installation and comprehensive safety evaluations to parents, grandparents and caregivers, fitting any home, style and budget.
www.babyproofingmontgomery.com , 301-984-9323.


Chef on Call
Too busy to cook for your family? On bed rest? Let us help! We do all the shopping and food preparation. You simply reheat and eat.
ChefRousseau@netscape.net, 703-222-9088.


Health & Fitness


Epiphany Pilates
Epiphany Pilates offers specially designed prenatal and postnatal Pilates and barre classes to strengthen and stretch your body while preparing for delivery and recovering afterwards.
www.epiphanypilates.com , 2735 Hartland Rd., Ste. 100, Falls Church, VA, 571-288-3177.


My Prenatal Massage
Massaging moms...and dads since 1992. Specialist in pre-natal and induction massage. We use only organic hand blended oils.
www.myprenatalmassage.com , 301-229-6458.


Ob-Gyn's, Pediatricians & Health Care


Falls Church Pediatric Dental Center
Dentistry for children of all ages (infants-adolescents). Specializing in children with special needs. Focus on preventive oral health care. Sedation and general anesthesia available.
fallschurchkids.com , info@fallschurchkids.com, 6400 Arlington Blvd., Suite 80, Falls Church, VA, 703-533-5511.


Feeding Therapy Program at TLC
If you have feeding concerns for your newborn or young child - challenges with feedings, spitting up, irritability, transitioning to solid foods - call for a consultation.
www.ttlc.org , 2092 Gaither Rd., Ste. 100, Rockville, MD, 301-424-5200.


The Health Center for Children and Families
Providing medical, dental and mental health care to children in need, regardless of families' ability to pay, whether or not they have insurance. Medicaid welcome.
www.LoudounCHC.org , 46440 Benedict Dr., Ste. 208, Sterling, VA, 571-434-0022.


Ob-Gyn Associates
a division of Advantia Health
Caring for the whole woman for over 50 years. We are a diverse group of practitioners dedicated to caring for women throughout their lifetime and staying on the cutting edge of the latest medical knowledge, equipment and technology. On-site ultrasound. Locations in Silver Spring, Rockville & Beltsville, MD. Coming soon to Germantown.
www.obgynsilverspring.com , 301-681-6772.


Pediatric Dental Care
John Han, DDS
At Pediatric Dental Care, your child's oral health is our primary concern. Let us build beautiful smiles starting in infancy.
www.kidsfirstdentalcare.com , 10614 Warwick Ave., Ste. B, Fairfax, VA, 703-383-3434.


Rabbi Avraham Rappaport, Certified Expert Mohel
My job is to make sure your son has a perfect experience! Parents' and doctors' preferred choice. Serving the greater MD, D.C., VA communities and beyond. Office: 301-260-7590. Cell: 443-790-6541. Toll-free: 877-MDMOHEL.
www.mdmohel.com , rabbi@mdmohel.com,


TLC's Family Hearing Center
Offering hearing testing for infants in a safe and comfortable pediatric-friendly environment.
www.ttlc.org , 2092 Gaither Rd., Ste. 100, Rockville, MD, 301-738-1415.


Photographers


Dorie Howell Photography
Custom Portrait Studio. Specializing in maternity, newborns and families.
www.doriehowell.com , 703-766-8399.


Nannies, Child Care & Related Services


A Child's Place
Ages 8 weeks-5 years. We help your children reach full understanding of the world around them in a safe and secure environment. Experienced tenured staff. 7 a.m.-6 p.m.
www.achildsplaceinc.com , 3100 Prosperity Ave., Fairfax, VA, 703-698-8050.


AML Domestic Services, LLC
AML Domestic Services has been helping D.C. area families find domestic staff for over 20 years. Whether you are looking for a personal chef, nanny, gardener or other domestic staff employee, they take the time to find the best fit for your needs. All applicants undergo a driving and criminal background check and must provide references.
www.amldomesticservices.com , 703-819-1959.


B & G Regal Domestics, Inc.
We provide upscale nannies as well as the full range of high-end domestic assistance. Our applicants are fully screened and personally interviewed.
www.regaldomesticsinc.com , info@regaldomesticsinc.com, P.O. Box 34557, Bethesda, MD, 301-770-4995.


FAZ Creative Education Child Care
English, French, Spanish, Arabic. Infant/Toddler: Birth-2 1/2. Preschool: 2 1/2-5. School Age: 5-7. 7:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
fazeducation.com , 1776 Old Meadow Rd., McLean, VA, 703-848-8822.


Friendship Children's Center
Infant to PreK. Established 1989. Creative curriculum, music, dance, Spanish classes, educational outings. Part- and full-time.
www.friendshipchildren.org , Washington, DC, 202-244-5115.


The Gardner School
We are an academically focused early childhood education for ages 6 weeks-5 years. At The Gardner School, we have created a rich learning environment that will stimulate your child's physical, social, emotional and intellectual growth.
www.TheGardnerSchool.com , 2655 West Ox Rd., Herndon, VA, 703-657-6939.


PayYourNanny.com
Payyournanny.com provides payroll and tax services to families hiring nannies, housekeepers, private nurses, and other household employees. We're here to help families!
www.payyournanny.com , byudd@payyournanny.com, 703-819-9796.


Adoption & Foster Care


Silber, Perlman, Sigman & Tilev, P.A.
We handle adoptions for diverse families: domestic and international adoptions, second parent adoptions, surrogacy agreements and donor agreements. We also handle all areas of family law.
www.sp-law.com , 7000 Carroll Ave., Ste. 200, Takoma Park, MD, 301-891-2200.