Community Resource List

Hillsborough County | Pasco County | Pinellas County

 

Abused Women Shelters & Support

 

Alpha House of Tampa, Inc.
201 S Tampania Ave
Tampa, FL 33609
Tel. (813) 875-2024
Tel. (813) 875-3307

http://www.alphahouseoftampa.org/

For pregnant women in crisis situations

 

Center Against Spouse Abuse (CASA)
P.O. Box 414
St. Petersburg, Fl. 33731
Tel. (727) 895-4912
Crisis Line (727) 898-3671
http://www.webcoast.com/CASA/

 

Spring of Tampa Bay
5118 N 56th St Ste 131
Tampa, FL 33610
Tel. (813) 621-SAFE (7233)

Addiction Services & Support Groups

 

 

Agency for Community Treatment Services (ACTS)
4612 N. 56th Street

Tampa, Florida 33610
Tel. (813) 246-4899

www.actsfl.org

 

Birth Centers

 

Breath of Life

1900 East Bay Drive

Largo, Fl 33771

(727)216-1420

https://breathoflife.cc/

 

The Birth Center of St Pete

1405 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr

St. Petersburg Fl, 33704

(727) 895-2300

http://bcofstpete.com/

 

Sweet Child O’ Mine

215 Lithia Pinecrest Road

Brandon, Fl 33511

(813) 684-8404

http://sweetchildbirth.com/

 

Birth Doulas

 

Doula Match

Doulamatch.net

 

DONA International

Dona.org

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Breastfeeding Pump & Equipment Supplier

 

BuyBuy Baby

(813) 661-7169

11345 Causeway Blvd

Brandon, Fl 33511

 

Walgreens Pharmacy

Gina Hanna

(813) 689-4499 (press 4 and then 4 again)

128 E Brandon Blvd

Brandon, Fl 33511

 

Bloomingdale Pumps

Dianne Veatch, RN IBCLC

Brandon & Riverview Areas

(813) 685-3092

 

Breastfeeding Support Groups, Clinics, Classes

 

BayCare Free Breastfeeding Class

(Location may vary)

https://baycare.org/events

 

Baby Café

(813) 673-4646 ext.1127 or (813) 817-8084

Drop-ins below or Free Appointment

Brandon @ Family Resource Center 1271 Kingsway Rd. - Every Tuesday 10-12 pm

South Tampa @ USF Pediatrics 17 Davis Island Blvd. - Every Thursday 12- 3 pm

North Tampa @ Layla's House 1506 E Eskimo Ave. - Every Friday 10 - 12 pm

 

USF Department of OBGYN South Tampa

TGH Center for Advanced Healthcare Room 5050

New Mom Breastfeeding Support Group 1-3 PM

Contact: Maureen Nelson RN (813) 259-8500

 

Breastfeeding Support & Latch Clinic

Tampa General Hospital

Meets every Monday, except holidays 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

4th Floor, Bayshore Pavilion, Room K4008

breastfeeding@tgh.org

 

Tampa Bay Breastfeeding's Group

Every Friday 10-12

2245 49th St N, St Pete, 33710

Robin Booth Watson, IBCLC 

(727) 642-1843

 

Baby and Me lactation support group

Brandon Hospital

Mondays 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

In Classroom A in Medical Arts building

at the corner of Oakfield Dr. and Moon Ave.

 

Breastfeeding Support Groups led by Dee Pullen, CLC

Sweet Child O Mine in Brandon

1st Tuesday 9:30 - 11:30 am

healthymom@hotmail.com or (813) 933-2301

 

Crunch Natural Parenting's Breastfeeding Group

every Friday 11-1 and every Saturday 10-12

1599 Main St, Dunedin 34698

Gladis Rubio, ALC at (727) 433-8263

 

Mease Countryside Hospital's Nursing Group

2nd and 4th Wednesdays of the month

Contact: Nancy Imperiale, RN, IBCLC (727) 725-6821

 

Morton Plant Hospital Nursing Group

First and third Thursdays 10 - 12 pm for infants

2nd Thursday of the Month 10-12 for

toddlers and Moms with older children.

Contact: Dawn Baltz, RN, IBCLC and Cori Ricaldi, RN, IBCLC 727-462-7000

 

Jocelyn Pridemore, RN, IBCLC

1641 1st Ave North, St Pete, Fl

every Monday at 10 a.m.

breastfeedingcareandconsulting.com

(727) 214-4712

$10 per group

 

Child Abuse Protection Agencies

 

Mary Lee’s House

2806 Armenia Ave.

Tampa, Fl. 33607

(813) 250-6650

Childbirth Educators

 

UCP of Tampa Bay

Jennifer Ruth, LMHC

(813) 270-8275

Childbirth Educators

 

UCP of Tampa Bay

Jennifer Ruth, LMHC

(813) 270-8275

2215 E Henry Ave

Tampa Fl, 33610

 

 

Arleine Williams

215 Lithia Pinecrest Rd.

Brandon, Fl 33511

(813) 298-0620

Childcare Options

 

Hillsborough County Public Schools

Head Start Program

4350 E Ellicott St.

Tampa, FL 33610

(813)740-7570

 

The Learning Experience- New Tampa

20780 Trout Creek Dr

Tampa, FL 33647

(813) 575-8268

Children’s Hospitals

 

St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital

3001 W Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd

Tampa, Florida 33607

(813) 554-8500

 

North Pinellas Children’s  Medical Center Westchase

12780 Race Track Rd.

Tampa, Fl

(813)229-6139

Chiropractors

 

N8 Chiropractor

Rachel Settles, DC

6902 W Limbaugh Ave,

Tampa, Florida

(813) 808-7271

 

Westchase Chiropractic

Michael Sosa, DC, Chiropractor

10981 Countryway Boulevard,

Tampa, Florida

Community Services & Program

 

Community Roots Collective

2746 N Florida Ave

Tampa, Fl 33602

(813) 515-0825

 

Project Return Community Center

304 W Water Ave

Tampa, Fl

(813) 933-9020

Cultural/ Multicultural Resources

 

Visit Tampa Bay

https://www.visittampabay.com/multicultural/

 

Family Doctors/ Pediatricians

 

Wholistic Pediatrics and Family Care

3405 W Fletcher Ave.

Tampa, FL.

(813) 960-3415

 

New Tampa Pediatric & Adolescent Care

2236 Ashley Oaks Circle #102

Wesley Chapel, Fl. 33544

(813) 973-2500

 

USF Pediatrics

Sharon Dabrow, MD

2 Tampa General Circle, 5th floor

Tampa, Fl

www.usfpeds.usf.edu

 

Bay Care- Find a Doctor

https://baycare.org/doctors

 

Health Food Stores

 

Nutrition Smart- Wesley Chapel

1821 Bruce B Downs Blvd

Wesley Chapel, Fl 33544

(813) 341-4444

 

Whole Foods Market

3802 Northdale Blvd

Tampa, FL 33624

(813)264-3600

 

Trader Joe’s

3808 W Swann Ave

Tampa, Fl 33609

(813) 872-6846

 

Hospitals/ minor emergency Services

 

Tampa General Hospital

1 Tampa General Cir.

Tampa, FL. 33606

(813) 844-7000

Tgh.org

 

St. Joseph’s Women Hospital

3030 W M.L.K. Jr Blvd.

Tampa, FL. 33607

(813) 879-4730

https://baycare.org/hospitals/st-josephs-womens-hospital

 

BayCare Urgent Care

17512 Dona Michelle Dr. #5

Tampa, FL. 33647

(813) 533-3494

 

Lactation Consultants

 

Magical Moments

Jenn Morrison, IBCLC, RN, BSN

Community Roots Collective

400 East Palm Ave

Tampa, Fl 33602

Home visits throughout Tampa Bay

(813) 421-5814

 

Cat Halek, IBCLC

(615) 818-7265

Provides home lactation consults

in the Pinellas/Hillsborough areas.

 

North Tampa Breastfeeding Center

In-office or home visits

Amy Hammant, IBCLC,

Trish Hanning, RN, IBCLC,

and Mary Unangst, IBCLC

13919 Carrollwood Village Run, Tampa, FL 33618

(813) 892-8990 www.northtampabreastfeedingcenter.com

Serving all of Tampa Bay, Pasco, and Hernando Counties

 

 

Le Leche League

 

LLL New Tampa

(Seven Oaks Clubhouse)

Michelle & Susan

(321) 230-1300 & (813) 237-6827

2910 Sports Core Circle

Wesley Chapel

 

Northwest Tampa

(Community Roots Collective)

2746 N Florida Ave

 

Libraries/ Infant Programs

 

Cultured Books

833 22nd St. S. St. Petersburg, Fl.

(727) 328-4822

 

New Tampa Regional Library

10001 Cross Creek Blvd. Tampa, Fl.

(813) 273-3652

 

Midwives

 

Sista Midwife Productions

https://www.sistamidwife.com/

 

Women's Health Care
5 Tampa General Circle
Suite 240
Tampa, Florida 33606
(813) 258-3309

 

Sweet Child O’ Mine Midwives:

Laura Parker, Florida Licensed Midwife

Rebecca Finklea, Florida Licensed Midwife

(813) 685-8404

 

Obstetricians

 

Dr. Gina Washington

Tampa Obstetrics

505 Oakfield Dr

Brandon, FL. 33511

(813) 654-2273             

 

Online Resources

 

Global Health Media

https://globalhealthmedia.org/videos/

 

VBAC Information:

http://www.vbac.com/

http://www.ican-online.org/

 

Office on Women’s Health

https://www.womenshealth.gov/its-only-natural

 

Kelly Mom Parenting & Breastfeeding

Kellymom.com

 

Perinatal Loss/ Bereaved Family Support Groups

 

Gulfside Regional Hospice Bereavement Services

Anticipatory Grief Services & Resources

Individual & Family Grief Counseling

Bereavement Support Groups & Workshops

(800) 561-4883

6224 Lafayette Street

New Port Richey, FL 34652

https://www.ghppc.org/bereavement-services.html

 

Playgroups

 

My Gym Children’s Fitness Center

2237 Ashley Oaks Cir,

Wesley Chapel, Fl. 33544

(813) 991-6091

www.mygym.com

 

Postpartum Depression Resources & Support Groups

 

Florida Hospital Tampa

(813) 303-DOCS

https://www.floridahospital.com/tampa/womens-services/labor-delivery-program/postpartum-depression-support

 

Postpartum Doulas

 

Emily Palisano

Sacred Knowledge Doula Care

www.birthingwithem.com

(813) 875-3991

 

Kathy Bradley, IBCLC, CD, ICCE

Childbirth Concierge

www.childbirthconcierge.com

(321) 213-1112

 

 

Teen Parent Support Groups/ Educational Services

 

Melinda Morales

Project Teen Birth

www.projectteenbirth.org

(813) 573-2445

 

VBAC Support Groups

 

ICAN of Tampa Bay

Hillsborough, Pinellas, Pasco, Polk, and Hernando

(727) 515-0846

tampabay.fl@ican-online.org

 

 

 

 

DISCLAIMER: these are NOT recommendations or endorsements from Kiera Langston of A Birth to Remember but rather a list to serve as a resource for women in the community. These care providers’ names have been provided to us by women in the community who have reported to have support; an individual’s experience with a group or provider may vary. It’s important to interview several care providers to find the right fit for you and remember to bring your list of questions.