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Community Resources


Norwalk Hospital
34 Maple Street,
Norwalk, CT 06856
(203) 852-2000

Bridgeport Hospital
267 Grant Street,
Bridgeport, CT 06610
(203) 384-3000

Stamford Hospital
30 Shelburne Road,
Stamford, CT 06904
(203) 276-1000

Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital
1 Park Street, New Haven CT 06510
(203) 688-4242

Urgent Care

761 Main Avenue,
Norwalk, CT 06851
(203) 847-5437

Firefly After Hours Pediatrics
1011 High Ridge Rd,
Stamford, CT 06905
(203) 968-1900


CHADD (Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder) has a wealth of online resources for patient education and support regarding children and their families living with ADD/ADHD.

Lactation Resources

Norwalk Hospital Lactation Support offers:

  • Prenatal breastfeeding classes
  • Breastfeeding classes offered during your hospital stay
  • In-hospital bedside breastfeeding support and consultation
  • "Help Line" for questions after you have been discharged from the hospital
  • Outpatient consults with a certified lactation consultant
  • 4th Trimester weekly support group, held Fridays at noon
  • Instructions and demonstrations on the use of breast pumps

Call (203) 852-2323 with questions

Stamford Hospital offers:

  • Daily rounds of all new mothers
  • Breastfeeding classes on the unit
  • Expert consultation for nursing problems, including for NICU babies
  • Pump rental
  • New Mother's Support Group
  • Free post-discharge consultation

Contact them at (203) 276-1000

Yale-New Haven Hospital's Childbirth Education Center offers:

  • Parenting and Childbirth Classes
  • Breastfeeding Resources and Supplies

300 George Street,
 Room 138,
 New Haven, CT
(203) 688-9355

Parenting Support

Nancy Sedlack Westport (203) 221-7337 is a service of the Connecticut Department of Children and Families:

Connecticut Parenting Education Network:

Smoking Cessation

Beverly Jacoby Norwalk Hospital (203) 852-2484 (free six week program)

Obesity and Weight Loss

Connecticut Commission on Children:

Connecticut Coalition Against Childhood Obesity:

CPR Instruction

Julia Braden, one of our medical assistants, offers CPR classes. To set up a class contact her via email at

The town of Westport offers CPR classes for free to Westport residents and town employees. These classes can be taken for a fee by non-residents. For more information, please consult the town EMS website: or call them at (203) 341-6030

Red Cross
Find a class online:

Asthma Education and Support

Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America
Find a support group in your area:

American Lung Association Lung Connection Community

American Lung Association Online Resources

Food Allergy Education and Support

Food Allergy and Anaphylaxis Network
Visit them online:

Playgroups/Child Entertainment

Neighbors and Newcomers of Westport
Find out more online:

Weston Newcomers and Neighbors club
More information is available about their programs online at

Connect online:


Yale Pediatric Rehab
1 Long Wharf,
New Haven, CT 06519
(203) 688-7994

Yale Child Study Center Developmental Clinic
230 South Frontage Road,
New Haven, CT 06519
(203) 785 3420

Birth to Three
(800) 505 7000

Arts for Healing
24 Grove Street,
New Canaan, CT 06840
(203) 972 2982

Autism Strategies and Programs
35 Abbott Avenue, Ridgefield, CT 06877
(203) 258 0424

Institute for Educational Planning
95 Wolf Harbor Road,
Milford, CT 06461
(203) 876 59