To foster community and provide support, information, and resources to mothers in Lower Manhattan, both online and in person. We do this through informative and supportive message boards, by facilitating new mothers groups, playgroups, and social events, by organizing select educational events and workshops, and with our email announcements about local resources and events. Our message
boards and our 12 years of archived posts are a fantastic resource.
Unlike many other forums or social networks, the HRP Mamas online community is not anonymous. Each
participant is a verified local mother. Verification occurs through
referrals or in person meetings with group coordinators. This
combination makes for an intimate and respectful environment, fostering
friendship and community. Our goal is to nurture a supportive
environment for expecting moms, new moms, moms new to the neighborhood, and for mothers of older
The Hudson River Park Mothers Group is a 501(c) (3) non profit corporation.