NOVA Natural Birth Center
A Beautiful Beginning
Alexandria Midwife L.C.
Babies at the Barre™
Balanced Birth Support
Birth Care & Women’s Health
Birthing Hands of DC
Breastfeeding Center for Greater Washington


Body Connect Health & Wellness

We are a small, holistic physical therapy and wellness practice specializing in Pelvic Floor Therapy and Myofascial Release Therapy. We are located in West End of downtown DC, just a 5-minute walk from the Foggy Bottom metro stop.

Learn more about symptoms and conditions we treat on our website!

If you have any specific questions, please feel free to call or e-mail our office manager, Nicole, for more information. She can be reached at (202) 733-1929 or

(202) 733-1929
2440 M St, NW Suite 326
Washington, DC 20037

nova natural birth center logoNOVA Natural Birth Center is a natural birthing center, located in Chantilly, VA. The cornerstone of NOVA Natural Birth Center is their team of Certified Professional Midwives formerly from Birth by Design.  In addition to midwives, NOVA Natural Birth Center’s community includes a wide variety of childbirth professionals and wellness practitioners, such as  doulas, childbirth educators, chiropractors, lactation consultants, massage therapists, and other wellness experts.

4200 Technology Ct., Suite A, Chantilly, VA 20151
A Beautiful Beginning

A Beautiful Beginning provides birth and postpartum doula services, child birth, and baby care classes.

Broad Run Dr, Potomac Falls, Virginia 20165
Alexandria Midwife L.C.

My mission is to provide individualized and holistic care offering: gyn and well body care, preconception and fertility services, insemination, full prenatal care, home birth, postpartum and newborn care through the first six weeks, lactation, herbal wellness consults (herbal CSA may be coming soon), private hypnobirthing childbirth education, aquadoula birth tub rental, and placenta encapsulation.
Every thing done in this practice is based on informed choice, we believe in birth and respect each person and pregnant person’s right to guide their own health care. Camilla Yrure is a Certified Professional Midwife with a commitment to family-centered care by offering supportive midwifery care to aid families in making the best choices about their pregnancy, birth, parenting, and healthcare.
Every family served is unique and treated with unconditional respect – we celebrate what makes your family special. Two-parent families, single-parent families, and families with co-parents helping out in original ways. Families having their first baby and families having their fifth. Queer families, trans or genderqueer parents, or poly families. Beautiful intergenerational families with additional grandparents. Extended families bonded together by love and friendship regardless of kin. Families of all colors and multiracial families. Teen parents. Parents having their first baby at 45 years old. Pagan, Jewish, Christian, Hindu, Muslim, LDS, and Atheist families. Families where everyone speaks one language and families where multiple languages are heard every night at bedtime.

4910B 31st St S Arlington VA 22206,
2816 Schooley Drive Alexandria VA 22306
Babies at the Barre™

Babies at the Barre™ is a mommy and me style class that promotes community, support, and safe exercise for new moms while babywearing. We offer in person and online group classes so new moms from all over the country can socialize about the joys and struggles of new mommyhood while they safely exercise and bond with baby.
In person classes are located throughout the country. Contact us if you are interested in becoming a trained Babies at the Barre™ instructor.

Babies at the Barre™
Balanced Birth Support

We are a group of birth doulas, postpartum doulas, lactation consultants, childbirth educators and placenta specialist committed to providing exceptional, professional, compassionate, unbiased and balanced support during your pregnancy, birth and postpartum. The women working with Balanced Birth Support are trained, skilled, professionals who are prepared to support your family in every aspect of birth. We are friends, we enjoy one another and we love working together to benefit our community.
We have a huge passion for family centered birthing. Balanced Birth Support believes that the key to a positive experience during these life changing events is having the tools to make informed and educated decisions coupled with wonderful, excellent support. We collectively, pride ourselves on being supportive, empathetic and non-judgmental when it comes to working with families during their own journey towards and through parenthood.
As birth professionals serving Washington DC, Northern Virginia and Maryland, we have experience and are very familiar and comfortable working with many different Obstetricians and Midwives and have attended births at the majority of local hospitals such as George Washington University Hospital, Washington Hospital Center, Virginia Hospital Center, Ft. Belvoir, INOVA Alexandria, INOVA Fairfax, INOVA Fair Oaks, Louden, Sibley, Prince William Hospital and many more. We also have experience with birth center births and are comfortable in home birth settings.

Birth Care & Women’s Health

BirthCare & Women’s Health Ltd. is a practice of certified nurse-midwives located in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia, who serve families desiring to birth outside of the hospital, either in their home or in our nationally accredited birth center. They attend home births in Maryland, D.C. and Virginia within a 40-mile radius of Washington, D.C. In addition to their birth services, they also work with women seeking personalized gynecologic care, and family planning.
1501 King Street, Alexandria VA
Birthing Hands of DC

Claudia Booker of Birthing Hands of DC offers a full range of birthing care, home birth midwifery services (Va licensed) and related services to women preparing for birth and motherhood. Services include: birth doula, midwifery, midwife assistant, private childbirth preparation and education, breastfeeding education and support, Aquadoula tub rental, placenta encapsulation, and custom made herbal sitz baths. BHDC hosts workshops and trainings on topics of interest to expectant parents, new parents and the birthing community.


breastfeeding-centerInternational Board Certified Lactation Consultant Shelly established The Breastfeeding Center for Greater Washington.  Their mission is to advance breastfeeding and successful parenting throughout the DC metro area by providing free and low cost professional instruction to families in a supportive community space. Their services include expert-led free and low-cost classes, private consultations with Board Certified Lactation Consultants. They also offer a variety of other services including a breastfeeding boutique, off-site classes for low income populations, a nursing lounge and a milk depot.

2141 K St NW, Suite 3 Washington D.C 20037
Bringing Home Baby

Bringing Home Baby offers products and services to new parents, providing help in the first weeks after the birth of baby. An experienced and knowledgable pair of helping hands, Miryam can assist with feeding, infant care, household help, postpartum comfort, soothing fussy babies, and more. Her services include: Postpartum Doula Services, Infant Massage, Baby care products (

11506 Lockhart Place, Silver Spring, MD 20902

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