Student Parent Resource Page

Being a Student Parent can be particularly challenging; multiple responsibilites, financial strain, partner considerations, too much multi-tasking and feeling like a minority on campus can make the path a bit more difficult to navigate. This page, as well as the Graduate Studies Students and Families page can assist you in your search for answers.

Resources

Support and Playgroups

  • Graduate, Undergraduate, and Professional Student Parents Facebook page.  A support group for graduate and professional mothers and their partners. This group also welcomes expecting mothers. Based at UC Davis.
  • UC Davis Health System Parent Resource Group Facebook pageThis is a closed group to support faculty, staff and postgraduates trainees (e.g., medical students, fellow, postdocs, graduate students) (and perhaps others?, TBD)) of the UC Davis Health System. The purpose of the group is to provide information on where employees and trainees can find parenting resources to help us manage an appropriate work/life balance.
  • New Parent Network  Davis Food Coop:  An informal gathering in the COOP Teaching Kitchen (537 G Street) for new and expecting parents and their little ones. The meetings are free and aimed at fun education and support for eachother.
  • Yolo Center for Families

Financial Well-being

Places to trade/find recycled baby and child items:

Davis, Dixon and Woodland:

Sacramento: