Additional Resources

Placenta encapsulation:

Laura Post


Prenatal Art:

Create a special memory by having your belly painted!

Prenatal Henna and Maternity Body Art by Deborah of Desdemona’s Designs
For more information see

Massage and Chiropractic Care:

Jill Brown

Prenatal massage

AceNet, Columbus Road, Athens



Jean K Hoffman, DC

Marietta, Ohio

Certified in Webster technique, a chiropractic analysis and gentle adjusting technique to help pregnant moms positively affect their pregnancy, labor and delivery.

(740) 376-9944


Prenatal Yoga:

Prenatal yoga is a great way to prepare physically and emotionally for your birth. Classes help you connect with your body, inner voice and other mothers. Unique poses strengthening muscles needed for the childbearing years while simultaneously releasing tension from our mind and body, setting the stage for a happy and healthy birth.
Laura Post
Athens, Ohio
440-479-0367 or;


Groups/Governmental Agencies:

Athens County Health Department, 740-592-4431

Department of Human Services, Athens County, 740-797-2523

Department of Job and Family Services, 877-852-0010

Help Me Grow, 614-644-8389, 1-800-755-GROW, information for parents and caregivers

Ohio4Kids Childcare information for families and providers,,, 1-800-577-2276

Tri-County Mental Health, 740-592-3091

WIC, 740-797-2352

United Appeal for Athens County 211, 2-1-1 or 866-784-3132,

Assistance with Formula and Diapers:

Diapers and Formula:

Formula, diapers and baby items for low-income families in Athens and Meigs Counties.
Contact Cheska Boden, 740-797-1305, or via Facebook
Supply of cloth diapers for free to low-income families.  Also accepting donations of gently used cloth diapers.
Rachel Szostek,, or contact Cradled in Joy via Facebook

Locally-Made Baby Products:

Coral Marie: Consciously handmade clothing & products for the way you live. Coral Wedel, 740-698-0210,, or

Calico Skies: Local handmade children’s and baby items as well as products for Mom.

Kirsten Trachsel,, or 740-590-5934

Other Services:

Real World Organizing

Real world solutions to the toughest organizing problems. Home, office, kids’ rooms, kitchens, garages and more.

Aubrei Krummert