This list compiled by Kate Parks - Simple Birth Doula Service - 978-5160 – firstname.lastname@example.org
Recommended Childbirth Practitioners
Alaska Family Health & Birth Center 907-456-3719
728 Gaffney Rd. Suite 100 Fairbanks, AK. 99701, email@example.com, www.akbirthcenter.org
Certified Direct-entry Midwives Dana Brown (CDM) (CPM), Cheryl Corrick (CDM) (CPM) & Vannessa Dunham (CDM) (CPM). – Free pregnancy testing, childbirth education class, full prenatal care, birth center or home birth including water birth.
Chena OBGYN, Dr. Ellie Hogenson M.D. 907-456-8191
1919 Lathrop St. Suite 217 Fairbanks, AK. 99701, www.chenaobgyn.com
One of the highest regarded obstetricians in town, very supportive of VBAC and normal childbirth.
Interior Women’s Health, Mary Beth Gardner (CNM) 907-479-7701
1919 Lathrop St. Suite 205 Fairbanks, AK. 99701
Certified nurse-midwife, family nurse practitioner
Birth Doula’s – Trained Labor Support Professionals
Kate Parks, Simple Birth Doula Service 907-978-5160
DONA trained, specializing in guided visualization, physical comfort coping measures, will attend your birth at home, at the birth center or at the hospital. firstname.lastname@example.org
Georganne Hampton, Cloud 9 Doula Service 907-456-2229(baby)
Operation special delivery volunteer, DONA state representative. Doula1@alaska.net
Angela Davis, Family Doula Services 322-8416
Childbirth & Parenting Education
Golden Heart Childbirth Education, Instructor: Katie Garrity 907-451-0297
A.L.A.C.E. based childbirth class, $200 per couple – 6 weeks. email@example.com www.alace.org
Childbirth Preparation Class - Tanana Valley Clinic, Instructor: Jean Fifield 907-459-3540
1001 Noble St. (4th floor) Fairbanks, AK. $40 per couple – 2 day class
Fairbanks Memorial Hospital, Childbirth Instruction 907-458-5210 #4
Instructors: Jackie Collins & Deb Booysen FMH expectant parent tour 1st Thursday of every month 7pm. FMH sibling tour 4th Thursday of every month, call 458-5200 for registration.
Young Parents Childbirth Class, Fairbanks Regional Public Health Center 907-452-1776 / 907-451-1686
1025 West Barnette St. Fairbanks, AK. This is a childbirth Class for women under the age of 21.
Options Teen Parenting Program 907-479-2261 *118
Hutchinson High School - 3750 Geist Rd. Fairbanks, AK. 99709 Amy Contesti – Coordinator/Teacher
OPT is a comprehensive program to help teen moms finish high school while learning childbirth and parenting skills. They have pregnancy and parenting classes integrated with a high school curriculum as well as teaching day care facilities while mom is in class.
Resource Center for Parents and Children (RCPC) 907-456-2866
726 26th Ave. Suite 2 Fairbanks, AK. 99701 www.rcpcfairbanks.org Extensive resource for families offering a range of parenting classes, a lending library of books and videos In depth family services and much more.
Successful Breastfeeding Class, Instructor: Joanne Spears, RN, BSN, IBCLC, RLC 907-451-1629
Sponsored by the Tanana Valley Clinic and the Fairbanks Regional Public Health Center. Offered the 4th Tuesday of every month the Tanana Valley Clinic, third floor conference room.
La Leche League, Mary Nebert, 907-457-1670 (please leave a message)
FMH Woman’s Center Lactation Consultants 907-458-5210 #4
Fairbanks Regional Public Health Center Lactation Consultants 907-452-1776
Health and Wellness Resources
Fairbanks Regional Public Health Center 907-452-1776 or 451-1611
1025 West Barnette St. Fairbanks, AK. 99701 Public health nurses; Jeanette Gorda & Joanne Spears
Pregnancy testing, prenatal wellness, well child checkups and much more.
Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) 907-456-2990
726 26th Ave. Fairbanks, AK. In the RCPC building. Free healthy food vouchers, nutritional information & counseling, health screening & referrals.
Fairbanks Chiropractic Clinic Heather Gappert, D.C. 907-456-6213
728 Gaffney Rd. Fairbanks, AK. 99701. Chiropractic prenatal and infant care.
Healing Therapeutic Massage, Leslie Campbell (LMT) Rebecca Chandler (LMT) 907-451-6482
728 Gaffney Rd. Fairbanks, AK. 99701
Alaska Awalim Dancing Thru Pregnancy & After Dance Instructor: Lara Lotze 907-590-3449
Prenatal and post-partum exercise and healthy lifestyle for moms to be.
Classes given at the Artisan’s Courtyard, College Rd. (across from the Farmer’s Market)
327 Bias Dr. Fairbanks, AK. 99712. www.alaskaawalim.com firstname.lastname@example.org
Infinite Yoga of Alaska - Prenatal Yoga, Instructor: Maya 907-458-9642(YOGA)
4-week course, $40 per couple in the 2nd trimester & beyond. Pre-registration required www.infin8yoga.com
Insights Hypnotherapy, James F. Conner, Ph.D., C.H.T. 907-322-4197
Certified hypnotherapist offering classes in hypno-birthing. www.InsightsHypnotherapy.com
Pregnancy Counseling Resources
Fairbanks Counseling & Adoption 907-456-4729
912 Barnette St. Fairbanks, AK. 99701 www.fcaalaska.org
Care Net Pregnancy Center 907-455-8255
1402 Wilbur St. Fairbanks, AK. 99701 email@example.com
Planned Parenthood of Alaska 907-455-7285
1867 Airport Way Suite 6B Fairbanks, AK. 99701