Welcome to our IWI Mums 'N' Kids Community. Our role is to connect you with your neighbourhood community to feel at home here in Istanbul. Many of our frequently asked questions involve how to register a birth, how to find a great pediatrician doctor, where and when to visit the dentist, how to find Mums 'N' Kids clubs, activities and events, where to shop and where to play. Most importantly, we fill the need for "How can I find like-minded women in the same stage of transition as me as an ex-pat and find support, comfort, answers and fun. New mothers, experienced mothers, as super great women; we want to connect with you!" Join our Mums 'N' Kids neighbourhood network today.
We have email and messaging
groups organised according to the kids’ ages. Each group has a coordinator
welcoming the new members. Members get organised for meet-ups at member’s homes
or out in parks or walks along the Bosphorus coast. This is an opportunity to
meet other pregnant ladies and parents of infants or toddlers, as well as share
the joys and trials of motherhood while creating a support network. Mums n Kids
does not mean mums only – Dads n Kids are just as welcome! We hope to arrange
family brunches, parties & special day events so that Dads can join in the
The coordinators will add you to the group's mailing list to keep you updated of future events.
- Pregnant and infants (0-12 months)
- Walkers – Younger Toddlers (1-2 years of age)
- Toddlers (2 +)
- Asian Side Playgroup- from Pregnant to kids of all ages
Other ideas & playgroups based on neighbourhoods:
If you have any ideas for the Mums n Kids Group or would like to organise playgroups based on neighbourhoods (regardless of age group), please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Hope to see you at one of our events soon!
Mum n Kids Coordinator