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This Program has not been updated in more than a year.

We recommend you try to verify information using the contact information below before making plans.

Visiting Moms is a free service that matches volunteers with new moms or dads during the first year of their baby's life, whether it's the first baby or a new baby in the household.

This is an ongoing program.
Monday through Friday. Morning and Afternoon.

Contact

Debbie Whitehill
Director of Visiting Moms Program

781-693-5625

Additional information

Volunteers are trained and supervised and support parents who are adjusting to parenthood, isolated, or overwhelmed. Volunteers visit new parents at home and provide a weekly visit for at least two months or up until the baby's first birthday.

Location

The program serves people at their homes or wherever it is needed or online.

For whom

Ages Pre-natal to 1 and Adult.

This program is for parents of newborns, not necessarily first time parents, up until the child's first birthday.

Free!

Contact us for more information.

Registration required

  • Sign-up is ongoing

To learn more about the program or request a Visiting Mom for yourself or someone else, contact the program director, at dwhitehill@jfcsboston.org or 781-693-5625. Referrals are accepted during pregnancy. Visiting Moms is non-sectarian, free of charge, and open to all parents in the community. Please let us know if you require any accommodations to receive support from a Visiting Mom.