Pregnancy & Childbirth

Tokyo Pregnancy Group
Support and instruction for all pregnant and trying to conceive women living in Japan. Meeting and many activities throughout the year.
Tokyo Midwife
Doula, midwife and lactation consultant in Tokyo. Speaks French and English. Prenatal classes, birth doula, postnatal home visits and breastfeeding classes. At 2-12-5 azabu juban, Minato-ku, Tokyo.
La Leche League
Tokyo breastfeeding mothers support, international group dedicated to providing education, information, support and encouragement to women who want to breastfeed. There are 2 groups in Tokyo and both hold separate monthly meetings at different locations.
Tokyo Mother's Clinic
Maternity hospital for fetal examination and maternal healthcare. Open Monday to Saturday from 9:00 to 17:30. Located at 4-5-1 Kamiyouga, Setagaya-ku, Tokyo 158-0098.
Childbirth Education Center
Tokyo childbirth classes, support, preparation for pregnancy, birth and early parenthood. Based on natural childbirth and aims to inform couples of the choices they have so each couple can make decisions based on their own lifestyle and philosophy.
Aoba Birth House
Traditional Japanese midwifery and birth house. Open from 9:00 to 17:00. Located at 509-1 Kamoshida-cho, Aoba-ku, Yokohama, Kanagawa 227-0033 .
Mejiro Birth House
Maternity center and midwifery. Seminar, maternity yoga class and baby massage class are also offered. Open Monday to Saturday from 9:30 - 15:30. Located at 2-24-11 Zoshigaya, Toshima-ku, Tokyo 171-0032.
Aqua Birthhouse
Alternative to hospital delivery. Midwives help women to choose own birthing style based on their own strength. Baby care consulting is also available.