Other useful services and websites
List of birthing centres in Switzerland
List of midwives in Geneva
Breastfeeding support La Leche League
Pregnancy support and midwives in Geneva, Arcades Sages-Femmes
Midwives of the Arcade accompany you on the path of parenting, from the beginning of your pregnancy to the first steps of your child (information, pregnancy follow-up, birth preparation, advice, loan of books, support groups before and after birth) ...
They welcome you to their premises (free and without appointment) on Mondays from 14h to 20h (from 17h especially dedicated to information around pregnancy); Tuesday to Friday from 14h to 17h and Saturday morning from 9h to 12h *
Providing independent support and information on maternity and birth choices.
Evidence Based Birth
Their mission is to raise the quality of childbirth care globally, by putting accurate, evidence based research into the hands of families and communities, so they can make informed, empowered choices.
Dr Tatiana Giraud
Gynaecologist who specialises in breastfeeding
Dr Agnés Dahl Farhoumad
Paediatrician in Geneva
Cabinet de pédiatrie Rue Pedro-Meylan 1 Genève
Rue Pedro-Meylan 1
One of the very few midwives in Geneva who does home births.
Doula and reflexologist
Chiropractor who works with tongue-tied and lip-tied babies.
Elodie is based in Bonneville, France, around 30 km from the centre of Geneva.
Chiropractor who works with tongue-tied and lip-tied babies. Gaelle is based in Gex, France.
Noémie has done a training regarding tongue-tied babies. Noémie is based in Thonon-les-Bains, France. 35 km from the centre of Geneva
Dr Coralie Garnesson
Coralie is based in Geneva close to the HUG hospital. Coralie has lots of experience with babies with feeding difficulties and tongue-ties.
Paediatric osteopath at Cruseilles, Haute-Savoie. Specialises in restrictive oral ties.
Chiropractor and doula
Marion works with babies and has done 2 training courses for buccal ties and tongue-ties. She can visit you and baby at home. For adults she has a clinic at Chambéry.
Marie-Anne works with babies after frenotomy.
Parent-Infant Counselling, psychological counsellor
Drugs and breastfeeding
You can check if the medication you are using or are just about to start is safe for breastfeeding.
SuperMamans, a network of volunteers from French-speaking Switzerland, ready to support new mothers after their newcomer (s) arrive with a home-made and healthy meal as well as a discussion time.