Support Groups

Official OANP Groups

OANP Support Group — General Parenting Discussion and support group.

OANP Gentle Discipline & Nighttime Parenting Support Group — Seek advice and inspiration to use gentle discipline techniques in your life, and also nighttime parenting support. This group is 100% against Cry It Out/sleep training. We offer no-cry sleep solutions. We also help with potty training issues!

OANP Breastfeeding Support Group — Breastfeeding help and advice. We allow milk-sharing requests and offers here too!

OANP Pregnancy & Birth Support Group — A private closed group is for OANP fans to discuss all things pregnancy and birth.

OANP Working Moms Support Group — This group is for moms that work outside of the home either part-time or full-time. Juggling motherhood and work has its unique set of challenges and struggles.

OANP B/S/T — Private buy/sell/trade group.

OANP Childcare Locater — Find permanent or temporary child care here.


Other Local Support Groups

Breastfeeding
Tandem Nursing of Omaha — This group is for any mother who is currently tandem nursing or preparing to.

Breastfeeding Support of Omaha – We are here to offer support for those who are currently breastfeeding, have breastfed in the past, or plan to breastfeed in the future!

Elite Mommy & Me  – This group is facilitated by ELITE Lactation Professionals.
Tuesday Evenings  5:30-7:00pm at the Olson Center for Women’s Health
Thursday Evenings 5:30-7:00pm at Community Breastfeeding Center 9902 S 148th St. (brick building on SW corner of 148th & Cornhusker)

Pregnancy & Birth
ICAN of Omaha — VBAC and Cesearean support group.

Metro Omaha Doulas — Private Doula-only support group.

Circumcision
Intact Nebraska — Circumcision support group and local intactivist network.

Cloth Diapers
Omaha Area Cloth Diaper Swap  — Omaha Diaper Library  – Try before you buy cloth diapers.

Car Seat Safety
Car Seats for The Littles — Car seat information and safety group


La Leche League Meetings in the Omaha Area

La Leche League of Omaha – Evening Meeting Group – 1st Thursday of the month at 6:00pm.  Meetings at the Millard Library.

La Leche League of Bellevue and Papillion – Share the same Facebook group, but have different meeting locations.
Bellevue – 2nd & 4th Wednesday of the month at 6:00pm at Bellevue University, Dennis Learning Center
Papillion – Every Thursday 10am-noon at TriPointe Coffeehouse (informal drop-in gathering)

La Leche League of Omaha – West — 3rd Saturday of the month at 10am at the Swanson Library on 90th & Dodge

La Leche League of Southwest Omaha – 2nd Thursday of the month at 10:00am at Southwest Church of Christ on the North side of 124th & Center (not affiliated with the church)


Parenting
Post Partum Wellness Group — Please contact Kristen Treat LMHP to be added to the postpartum wellness group. This secret group is for moms who think or know they may be struggling with postpartum depression or anxiety.

Large Families in Omaha Area — This group is for families with 4 or more children in the Omaha area.

Natural Living
Back To Basics: Natural Solutions Clean Living — The purpose of this group is to share our experiences and recipes as we work on transitioning to chemical free households.

Using Essential Oils Safely — A place to ask safety-related questions about essential oils and get answers from aromatherapists trained in the use of Essential oils. OANP feels that it is very important to make sure you are following the direction of an aromatherapist over a sales rep when it comes to using Essential Oils.