Postpartum Care for Manhattan Families

Compassionate Doulas for Anytime of Night or Day

At Happy Family After, we are dedicated to providing knowledgeable, comprehensive overnight and live-in doula care to support you and your family during the postpartum period. Imagine waking up and riding a unicorn down a rainbow of well-rested joy - a bit dramatic, but it just might feel that magical!

With our hand-holding (and baby-holding!) night doulas, you’ll wake up refreshed and get the support you need to settle into your routine as a new parent.

Whether you're enjoying parenthood for the first (or fourth!) time, seeking guidance in understanding your baby's feeding and sleeping cues, or craving assistance tailored to your specific needs, the doulas and newborn care specialists at Happy Family After deliver expert and empathetic care through customizable packages.

Helping New Parents in Manhattan Find Peace of Mind

Raising your family in Manhattan? Our postpartum doulas and newborn care specialists can serve you in your home in the following areas:

  • Battery Park
  • Carnegie Hill
  • Central Midtown
  • Chelsea
  • Civic Center
  • East Midtown
  • FiDi
  • Flatiron
  • Seaport
  • Gramercy Park
  • Greenwich Village
  • Hudson Yards
  • Lincoln Square
  • Little Italy
  • Lower East Side
  • NoHo
    • SoHo
    • Theater District
    • Tribeca
    • Turtle Bay
    • Union Square
    • Upper East Side
    • Upper West Side
    • West Village


Best Ways to Enjoy Life with a Baby in Manhattan

For parents building their careers and families in New York City, there are lots of activities and resources to take advantage of in Manhattan.

Best Pediatricians and Children’s Medical Facilities in Manhattan

In Manhattan, families have access to premier pediatric care from esteemed medical institutions such as Pediatric & Adolescent Medicine, Mount Sinai Kravis Children's Hospital, Hassenfeld Children’s Hospital at NYU Langone, and NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital. These facilities prioritize children's health with cutting-edge treatments, compassionate care, and a dedication to fostering strong doctor-patient relationships.

Best Parent and Mom’s Groups in Manhattan

In Manhattan, parents find invaluable support in top groups like Upper West Side Moms and HRP Mamas in Downtown Manhattan. These tight-knit communities offer advice, organize playdates, and foster friendships among local families. Additionally, NYC Parenting Facebook groups serve as virtual hubs for caregivers across the borough, providing a wealth of resources and connections to navigate the joys and challenges of raising children in the city.

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Baby-Friendly Shopping & Activities for Parents with Small Children and Newborns

Looking for something unique for your baby? Find organic baby sets and handcrafted clothes & toys at Estella NYC or splurge on modern furniture, funky decor and cutting-edge fashion for the littlest of people at Babesta.

Take advantage of a plethora of family-friendly activities designed to nurture both curiosity and bonding. Of course, everyone is familiar with Central Park and the Carousel. You can also enjoy the East 72nd Street Playground in the Upper East Side or Corlears Hook Park in the Lower East Side.

As a new parent, you can look forward to educational activities tailored to young minds at institutions such as the Children's Museum of Manhattan, where interactive exhibits spark curiosity and learning. Additionally, numerous indoor play spaces throughout the borough, such as the Twinkle Play Space and Sugar Hill Children’s Museum of Art and Storytelling, provide safe and stimulating environments for children to socialize, play, and develop essential skills while parents connect with fellow caregivers.


Gain Confidence as New Parents with Doulas from Happy Family After in Manhattan

At Happy Family After, we offer a range of newborn care packages tailored to meet your family's needs. Our packages accommodate flexibility for daytime, overnight, evening, or weekend care, on a committed schedule or a more flexible arrangement. We provide highly skilled postpartum doulas and newborn care specialists carefully matched to your needs, ensuring consistent and seamless care.

Ready to have the support of someone who’s always in your corner? We respect our parents’ choices and guide you without judgment, whether through in-person visits or late-night chats, recognizing the uniqueness of every parent and child and affirming your one-of-a-kind approach to parenting!