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Resources for Families

Johns Hopkins provides resources and assistance for postdocs who are having a baby, raising children, or providing care for relatives. Learn more below.

Having a Baby

Learn more about leave policies and benefits here:

Find and Paying For Childcare

Lactation Support

Room locations and additional information

Aging Adult Services

Providing care for an elderly family member can be challenging. JHU may be able to help.

mySupport Can Help

mySupport can help with emotional support, daily life assistance, or managing health issues at work.

Join the Hopkins Parent Community

Join the email listserv "Hopkins Parents" ( to receive information about university/community resources for grad students and postdocs who have children. To join, send an email to with the subject "SUBSCRIBE hopkinsparents" (no quotation marks in actual subject line).