New moms can find support at classes and get-togethers at Gumbo in Boerum Hill.
Classes starting soon and ongoing classes include Infant and Child CPR and Safety with Debra Scaccia, on September 23 and October 14 from 10 – noon. ($75, and $50 for an additional person); Breastfeeding Support Group with Certified Lactation Consultant Andrea Syms-Brown, meeting every other week on Wednesdays ($20); and a New Moms’ Support Group with Shira Eisenberg, resuming in October on Wednesdays from 1– 2:30 p.m. ($15).
Gumbo is located at 493 Atlantic Avenue in Brooklyn. Call 718-855-7808 or visit http://gumbobrooklyn.blogspot.com/