Living in the LA area and looking for an online support group for moms? LA Mommies on Facebook provides a welcoming virtual space for mothers looking for local services and a safe community.
LA Mommies is a Parenting, Programming, & Media Partner of the 2017 LA Baby Show, which will take place on November 4 and 5, at the Magic Box at the REEF, in DTLA. A family-friendly mega-event featuring everything to do with maternity, baby, and toddler – from top products to trusted parenting experts – the LA Baby Show will welcome thousands of expectant and new parents from Los Angeles County, the surrounding counties, and beyond!
Tickets to the LA Baby Show are $30 per family, and $20 per individual.
We spoke with Michelle Yadegari, the group’s founder to learn more about the group.
For someone unfamiliar with LA Mommies, how would you describe the group’s mission and core offerings?
LA Mommies is a Facebook group which offers support to parents primarily from Los Angeles.
Tell us about the group’s background. When did it start and how has it evolved since then?
It started in 2010 when my son was born. There were some complications during his birth and I needed support and started it with a few friends.
What sets LA Mommies apart from similar groups in the area?
The diversity and willingness to help. To learn more about LA Mommies, check out facebook.com/LAMommies.