Bed Stuy Parenting Resources

It can be overwhelming to try to find local family resources, from child care to playgrounds to restaurants where tots are welcomed. Our members have assembled their favorite local resources to help you feel right at home with your family in Bed Stuy.

For buying and selling, looking for a nanny or sitter, or just finding out what’s up in the neighborhood, subscribe to the two neighborhood listservs:

Stuyvesant Heights Parents,


Check out:

Neighborhood traditions

Our favorite daycares and preschools

Info and tips on how to find a nanny

Best local playgrounds

Child-friendly restaurants

Local community gardens (from DNA Info)