Updated: Jul 13, 2021
Gillette, WY is full of wonderful resources for your pregnancy, birth, and postpartum journey. You are going to want to know who to call when you need a little help and direction. I'm going to mention some of the great vendors that were at the Game Plan: Baby event hosted by the Fourth Trimester Lactation Services on June 19th 2021 and a little bit about what each can offer you on your journey and also some fun baby items and baby shower ideas! If you missed this event, another one will be held this Fall/Winter 2021.
The Fourth Trimester Lactation Services thefourthtrimester.net
Owner Hannah Beltz, IBCLC offers prenatal breastfeeding education classes in a private or group setting. Also postpartum consultations to do a thorough feeding and latch assessment, baby weight check and a custom feeding plan (if needed), as well as continued follow-up on your breastfeeding journey.
Campbell County Health- Home Medical Resources cchwyo.org/HMR
They carry in stock a ton of supplies such as breastfeeding bras and camis, pregnancy support belts, medela breastpumps etc.
The Counseling Center thecounselingcenterofgillette.com
Offers wonderful support groups for mothers. A postpartum Depression Group and Pregnancy Group. There is something very profound when you know you aren't alone in your feelings. Mental health is so important and I encourage you to never suffer in silence.
Frontier Natural Medicine - Dr. Rita McConnell, Chiropractor 307.257.5707
Chiropractic care is very helpful when it comes to getting your body in balance so baby can get into an optimal fetal position and hopefully give you an easier and faster labor. Dr. Rita McConnell is fully certified in the Webster method and very knowledgeable about the female body. Chiropractic care can also be beneficial for your little one, after the stress of labor or any sort of colic issues.
Elevated Pelvic Health www.elevatedpelvichealth.com
They specialize in treating pregnancy and postpartum issues for example pelvic girdle pain, low back pain, tummy separation, urinary incontinence, and so much more!
Kaci Jensen - Birth Doula 970-218-0167
She has been a birth doula in the Gillette area for over 6 years and so knowledgeable in all things pregnancy, birth and postpartum. We have worked together on a Pre-natal retreat and other fun projects. I can't say enough great things about Kaci!
FJ Pilates fjpilates.com
Felicia Jane Pilates is currently offering group pilates classes five days a week, virtual mat pilates classes and private and duet sessions. Movement is for EVERYBODY, and that includes even if you are expecting a little one. Balancing out your ligament and moving your body has so many great benefits not only physically but also mentally.
Pronghorn Family Dentistry pronghornfamilydentistry.com
If you have an infant that is lip or tongue tied they can help you out! Also a fantastic place to get the whole families dental health taken care of.
CCH EMS Car Seat Technician Car Seat Inspections | SafeKids (cchwyo.org)
73 percent of child passenger restraints are used incorrectly. Campbell County Health's Emergency Medical Services staff perform free car seat checks. Inspections are held on Wednesdays from 3-6 pm at the EMS Base, 502 Stocktrail Avenue in Gillette, Wyoming—appointments are required.
These are just a few of many wonderful resources offered right here in Gillette, WY. As your doula, if you ever need a referral or not sure where to turn, I have your back and would be more than happy to point you in the right direction.
As for shopping for you and baby and all of the cute outfit/nursery and/or baby shower ideas:
Magpie Designs shopmagpiedesigns.com
Magpie is full of so many great lifestyle clothes and gifts. They also have the best quality and cutest items for children and babies. My personal favorite is a catch bib! Less mess when they start solids is a must.
Heaven to Earth Heaven to Earth, LLC - Home | Facebook
Such a fun store! With the most lush and beautiful items for you and baby. I absolutely love all the items they carry such as sleep sacks, swaddles and nursing covers.
Milk and Honey Children's Boutique milkandhoneykidsco.com
This adorable boutique carries baby, toddler, and youth items. Such as clothes, shoes, accessories, toys, teethers and skincare. There is always something special for mama too!
Balloons by Millie 307-351-0055
Now aren't these balloons just the cutest! Prefect for a baby shower or any event.
Seriously go look at the hand sewn items this mama is making right in our area. One of a kind pieces that can honestly be heirlooms for future generations.
Frontier Relics frontierautomuseum.com
They have the best items for a unique nursery that I just swoon over. Pendleton blankets and diaper bags. Not to mention the auto museum is a must see!
My Mom's Cookies 307-257-4275 | My Mom's Cookies - Home | Facebook
I am so bummed I never got the chance to taste one of these cookies. I did see them and oh.my.gosh! The cutest! She can custom order for any baby shower or event.
I hope this was helpful on your journey through pregnancy, birth and postpartum. Supporting local business and knowing that you don't have to travel hours away from home for wonderful service really is priceless.
Light and Love,