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Groups for Parents & Babies

Our FREE support groups provide safe and nurturing spaces for mothers and/or fathers with their babies (birth to one year) to give and receive support, ask questions, and begin building a parent community.

new parent support groupSince 1989, CERS groups and services have been empowering parents to find what works best for them and for their babies.

We have five general parent support groups that are meeting in person (Arlington, Brookline, Jamaica Plain, Medford, and Sharon) and ongoing virtual groups as well. Please click on specific links below for details. 

What We Do:

Our facilitated groups provide:

  • Safe spaces to talk about the daily life of being a parent
  • Places for you and your baby to be around others
  • Forums for guidance and support from other parents
  • Opportunities to join a thriving community of parents near you

What You Need to Know:

Our weekly drop-in groups are: 

  • FREE!
  • Open to all parents with children up to the age of one (some specialty groups are open to older children, i.e. toddlers and more)
  • Conveniently located
  • Open to all faiths

General Weekly and Specialty Support Groups:

Contact Us

781-647-JFCS (5327)
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Find Us

1430 Main Street
Waltham, MA 02451

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