8 startups helping moms get back to work after having kids
Priya Wadhwa

8 startups helping moms get back to work after having kids

Brilliant ideas for new moms getting back to the grind.

Startups come in all shapes and forms, in all industries. Even when it comes to helping moms get back into the professional sphere. Whether it is through making contact with peer mom's easier, or helping stay connected with their children, here are the 8 startups focused on helping mothers have the best of both worlds:

  1. Werk is an online platform that connects mothers to workplaces with flexible hours.

  2. Maven is a virtual clinic for women and families.

  3. Caribu is a video-calling app designed with children in mind.

  4. Wonderschool is a network for finding in-home childcare and preschools.

  5. The Peanut app helps connect like-minded moms.

  6. Milk Stork helps breastfeeding moms ship their milk back home during work trips.

  7. The Mom Project is a for-profit company that connects mothers who don’t want to stop working after having kids with relevant companies.

  8. The Riveter is a co-working space founded by a mom who says she was passed up for a job promotion after returning from maternity leave.

Read more about them here.