THE BEST PARENT SITES IN NYC: not in order of quality! They're all brilliant.

CityMommy is a membership-only local community website for moms, and was founded by Dayna Landry in April 2007. For more information, please contact us at
New York Family is a monthly family lifestyle magazine focused on the interests, needs, and concerns of New York City parents. The print publication, which is free, is primarily distributed in Manhattan and Brooklyn (for now) at more than 1,000 locations--including schools, pediatricians offices, retail locations, children's stores and apartment buildings. In print, the magazine reaches more than 100,000 parents throughout the city. At the beginning of every month, a digital edition of the new issue is archived on, and sent to the thousands of families on our e-newsletter list. If you want to receive the free digital edition of the magazine, visit our sign-up page.

Following the success of the first NYC parenting resource book, "Big Apple Baby," BIG APPLE PARENT was launched in 1985; it is now the largest parenting publication on the East Coast. QUEENS PARENT premiered in 1995; WESTCHESTER PARENT in 2000; BROOKLYN PARENT in 2004; ROCKLAND PARENT in 2007; FAIRFIELD PARENT IN 2008; and NASSAU PARENT & SUFFOLK PARENT in 2009.  Winners of numerous awards for editorial excellence, our parenting magazines deliver parenting news and information to a dynamic audience of more than 500,000 parents with the sophistication and means to raise families in affluent greater New York. We are THE parent-targeted market!

PARENTGUIDE News is a coveted source for several directories. The Education Directory highlights schools and children’s programs, the Camp Directory highlights summer camps and programs, the Birthday Directory highlights party places and entertainers and the Special Needs and Health & Fitness Directory highlights experts and resources addressing to family wellness and physical and mental challenges. If you live in New York or New Jersey, click on the tabs on the home page to access the different directories for your particular area. is a free platform where parents in all five boroughs of NYC (as well as NJ, Long Island, Westchester and Fairfield) can post and search for classified listings in 21 categories ranging from babysitters to strollers to free trial classes to maternity wear in their own neighborhoods.