This is just a sampling of the wide variety of services, classes and programs offered by the Elizabeth Blackwell Center for women and their families. View all current classes and programs.
Behavioral Counseling: (614) 566.4448
Adult counseling services are available at the EBC to help assist with a wide range of concerns and issues that mid-life or any other life stage may challenge you.
Breastfeeding Helpline: (614) 566.3434
Lactation nurses who can address your concerns regarding breastfeeding and weaning are available for individual consultations. The breastfeeding line is monitored over the weekend to address ‘crisis’ calls.
Childbirth Education: (614) 566.4677
If you are having trouble deciding which childbirth education class is best for you, please call our childbirth education department and see which learning opportunity best fits your situation.
We know you may also want to make a commitment to a healthy lifestyle so we offer classes on menopause, osteoporosis, hormone replacement therapy, exercise, nutrition, cardiovascular, emotional and spiritual health, and other topics of interest to the mid-life woman.
Health & Wellness Class Programming: (614) 566.4451
Health & Wellness Consultations
At times we are all distressed by physical, emotional or spiritually based challenges. Let us help you get assistance in identifying a host of avenues and resources to explore to help you deal with these challenges. Call (614) 566.5353 for more information or to make an appointment.
Massage Appointments: (614) 566.5343
Our licensed massage therapists offer 30, 60 and 90-minute sessions in an array of massage modalities that include; Swedish, Cranio-Sacral, Prenatal and Postpartum Massage Services, Neuromuscular / Trigger Point and Deep Tissue massage.
Women in their middle years face new challenges and opportunities changing families and careers, as well as physical changes for which they are often unprepared and uninformed. Read more about this topic at our online Women's Center.
Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR): (614) 566.4448
Based on the practice of mindfulness, the Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction program is designed to relieve stress-related symptoms and enhance well-being and peace of mind.
Parenting Programs and Helpline: (614) 566.4446
Parenting programs at the EBC are designed to provide knowledge and confidence you can count on to meet the unique challenges of your family. Learn conversational skills and forward thinking that improves the communication level and social development of everyone in the family; you as an individual and as a parent, as well as your children.
Through movement and massage, you'll discover a greater self-awareness and confidence, and you'll feel better than ever. To get you started we offer various classes such as Tai Chi, Yoga, meditation, and Pilates.
Riverside Women's Center
3535 Olentangy River Road, (1st Floor)
(Follow the signs to the Yellow parking lot.)
Columbus OH 43214
Phone: (614) 566.5078
Fax: (614) 566.1869
Women’s Boutique at Riverside
Visit the Women's Boutique located in the Women's Center at Riverside
For new moms, we offer baby weigh stations and lactation consultations with board-certified Lactation Nurses, and our boutique stocks a wide selection of breast pumps, nursing bras, nursing pillows and other breastfeeding supplies. You'll also find Jobst SupportWear® stockings, pampering skin care products, unique jewelry and other intriguing items.
Please note: The Women's Boutique is NOT at the Elizabeth Blackwell Center, but is located across the road at Riverside Methodist Hospital.
View this map to see the exact location of the Women's Boutique on the Riverside campus in the Yellow area.