Local Resources

These are links to providers in the Rochester and/or Finger Lakes regions. 

Rochester Area Birth Network – this site is full of information, much of which is repeated below, but still worth looking through!


Dianne Cassidy Consulting – Dianne Cassidy is an IBCLC in private practice in Rochester.  She can be reached at (585) 261-4834.

Dianne Cassidy Consulting

Irondequoit Child & Family Wellness Group

809 East Ridge Rd.

Rochester, NY 14621

Childbirth Educators

Joyful Birth – Tara Rice teaches in Fairport and specializes in working with families planning drug free births.

Healthy Birth of Rochester – Amy V. Haas teaches childbirth classes using the Bradley Method of husband coached birth.


Mindfull Wellness Rochester – I’ve linked specifically to the Pregnancy/Postpartum section of this website, but Alexa has a lot to offer people in many areas of life.

Body Work/Craniosacral Therapy/Abdominal Therapy

Spirit Organic – Molly offers a variety of services including Arvigo Therapy, abdominal massage for pregnancy, abdominal massage for fertility, craniosacral therapy for women and newborns. Please continue to her page for more information.

Monroe County Hospital Information


South Avenue Women’s Services 

Freedom of Choice OB/GYN

Planned Parenthood of Rochester