The Best Resources for Making Mom Friends

As mothers we juggle a lot, often leaving us with little to no time to socialize with other moms. But the thing is, we need other moms around us. It’s important to surround yourself with women that are going through some of the same things you’re experiencing right now. The community aspect of motherhood is what keeps us all from feeling alone at times.

That’s why we’ve highlighted the best resources for making mom friends in your area!

If you’ve been looking for a community of like-minded stay-at-home mamas, look no further! MOMS club is where you’ll find a local network of mothers providing support, education, and kid-friendly daytime events. Want to plan a charity drive for the children’s hospital, create a babysitting co-op, or attend a school choice seminar? Your local MOMS club chapter has you covered!

HeyMama’s mission is simple: empower moms at work. They host exclusive meetups, offer online networking opportunities, and curate a professional network designed to boost both your business and social life. There are currently ten in-person neworks in some of America’s biggest cities. Becoming a paid member grants you access to business and lifestyle perks, in addition to free access to most of their live events!

City Mom Collective is the nation’s largest collection of hyperlocal mom influencers. They host a network of sister sites, all geared towards creating mom communities in your area. Want to know the best pumpkin patch in town? Plan a day at an indoor playground? Find other moms to hang with at your library’s toddler hour? Your hyperlocal guides have your back. 


For locations without existing groups, they also help connect businesses, leaders, and moms nearby to create a cocktail of opportunity for you- the new #MomBoss in town! 


Peanut is a social networking app like no other. It’s built by moms, for moms- at any stage of life. Whether you’re trying for a baby like crazy, expecting now, or just trying to survive motherhood, Peanut will help you find your tribe. Connect with moms near and far, start groups, or request or share advice. Who knows? You just might find your new MFFL was your neighbor all along!


“ It no longer has to be hard to meet other Moms like you! ”


Juliette is a published author and illustrator. She has contributed to numerous blogs and online magazines, writing on topics from love and relationships to wellness and motherhood. Juliette resides outside of Washington D.C. with her husband and son.

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