Support for New Parents
Wenatchee Mother-Baby Support Group
The Wenatchee Mother-Baby Support group exists to support all mothers through the ups and downs of having a new baby! Sponsored by Confluence Health, we meet upstairs on the top level of the Library building, next to the Children’s Library. We welcome any mother and baby to come find support, conversation, and encouragement.
Date: Every Monday
Time: 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Location: Wenatchee Public Library
30 S. Wenatchee Ave.,
Wenatchee, WA 98801
(On the corner of Wenatchee Ave. and Orondo street, across the street from McGlinn’s restaurant). Free parking in the parking garage structure.
Look for us on Facebook! Search “Wenatchee Mother Baby Support Group” and ask to join.
Need Pre-Natal Care? We’re Here to Help
Our Women’s Health department has physicians and nurse practitioners in Wenatchee and Moses Lake.
Breast Feeding Support
We encourage and promote breastfeeding and have lactation consultants available to assist with breastfeeding needs. Lactation services are available during your hospital stay and for outpatient consultations by calling and making an appointment. Lactation consultants are available 7 days a week and can be reached directly at (509) 433-3331. As is supported by research for babies learning to breastfeed, the hospital does not provided pacifiers on the Mother/Baby Unit.
Breast Milk Donation Milk Drop
Central Washington Hospital’s lactation office serves as a donor breastmilk drop off location for Northwest Mother’s Milk Bank of Portland Oregon.
Click here for more information about Northwest Mother’s Milk Bank of Portland Oregon.
Car Seat Safety Information
Remember to use a car seat for transporting your child home. Your car seat base may remain in the car when you bring in the car seat into the hospital.
Parents can get help with using an infant car seat by contacting the Douglas County Fire District #2. Make an appointment with a Child Passenger Safety Technician, who can help you prepare for baby’s first ride home. Call (509) 884-6671.
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