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Philadelphia Family Best for Families Guide

Your guide to the BEST local resources for families in Philly.

Meet the 2023 Philadelphia Family LOVE Award Winners and Family Favorites, nominated and chosen by local parents as the BEST local resources for Families in Philly.

We created Philadelphia Family in 2013 with a mission of Building Community (we love connecting with 5,500+ local parents in our Community Facebook Group every day). Flip through this Best for Families Guide to discover WHO our Philly Family Community LOVES SO MUCH (and why)!

 

Every year, from November to January, we ask our readers to share their experiences and recommendations with us via LOVE Award nominations. This Philadelphia Family Best for Families Guide features the local businesses and nonprofit organizations who stood out as Community Builders worth celebrating. They have gone above and beyond expectations to deliver outstanding products and services, and we are proud to recognize them as our LOVE Award Winners and Family Favorites.

 

Click below to read our neighbors’ endorsements and see the photos of the proud leaders who beamed with joy as they accepted their awards at our LOVE Awards Celebration and Luncheon by AMC Photography Studios.

Main Line Parent Best for Families Guide
Philly Family Best for Families Guide
Bucks County Parent Best for Families Guide

Presented by the Philadelphia Family team

Do you know a woman who is reshaping culture for good in her neighborhood, business, or nonprofit organization? Nominate her for a Philadelphia Family Women of Influence Award.

Make the most of celebrating every birthday, bar & bat mitzvah, neighborhood party, and special occasions in Philly with these local businesses our Community LOVES.

Find resources for new and expecting parents in Philly with these local businesses our Community LOVES.

Expand your child's strengths through learning in Philadelphia with these education and enrichment local businesses our Community LOVES.

From cozy coffee shops to sustainable experts and beyond, these extraordinary establishments are LOVED by the Philly Family Community.

Discover the best summer camp programs, and have fun with your kids in Philly with these local businesses our Community LOVES.

Get to know the top health and and wellness providers our Philly Family Community LOVES.

Youthphoria, Philadelphia Family’s Community Builder of the Year Award Winner, is a free photo service for trans, nonbinary, and gender-expansive youth in the greater Philadelphia area founded by photographer Shannon Collins.

Do you know a woman who is reshaping culture for good in her neighborhood, business, or nonprofit organization? Nominate her for a Philadelphia Family Women of Influence Award.

We are dedicated to Building Community to connect parents with resources, events, and each other!

The Philly Family team team was proud to present a $1,000 donation to Youthphoria on behalf of our Members and Communities at the 2023 LOVE Awards Celebration. Youthphoria is an ongoing project dedicated to photographing trans, nonbinary, and gender-expansive youth at no cost in the Greater Philadelphia area, while providing an affirming experience that celebrates them along the way.  You can learn more about Youthphoria here.

Philadelphia Family is published by a team of local women to connect families raising their kids in the city with resources, events, and each other. It all started with our vibrant Philly Family Community Facebook group dedicated to Building Community (join the conversation with our 5,000 local members!) and our Email Newsletters, which deliver our curated roundup of things to do in Philly and around the Main Line (virtually and in person), as well as our latest news and updates from local businesses, each week!

Get To Know These Award-Winning Philadelphia Family Members

Philadelphia Family Members are local community builders like us who would like to be more connected with families in Philly. The Members below support the Philly Family Community and our Best for Families Guide. Have you had a great experience with any of them? You can help other families benefit from your experience with an endorsement on their Profile Page! SHOW YOUR SUPPORT WITH A 5-STAR REVIEW.

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Amigos Spanish Immersion Preschool | Best Preschool – 2023 LOVE Awards
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    Amigos is a Spanish immersion preschool located in Old City, Philadelphia for students 1-5 years…

    AnneMarie Hamant, Lifestyle Photographer
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      AnneMarie Hamant is an award-winning luxury family and in-home newborn photographer serving Philadelphia, Chester County,…

      Appel Farm Arts Camp | Best Overnight Camp – 2023 LOVE Awards
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        Appel Farm Arts Camp is a gender-affirming overnight summer arts camp for kids ages 8…

        Craft Hall | Family Favorite Date Night – 2023 LOVE Awards
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          Craft Hall: crafted food, drink and fun.

          DermaCenter Medical Spa | Family Favorite Medical Spa – 2023 LOVE Awards
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            The DermaCenter Medical Spa provides aesthetic procedures and medical grade skin treatments and products that…

            Ian Perler Team – Keller Williams | Best Realtor – 2023 LOVE Awards
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              Growing up in the family real estate business, Ian knows what it takes to buy…

              JCC Camp 2
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                The JCC Camps at Medford, an American Camp Association (ACA) accredited and award-winning Southern New…

                Jessica Catherine Photography | Family Favorite Family Photographer – 2023 LOVE Awards
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                  Jessica Catherine Photography is a boutique newborn, baby, and maternity portrait studio specializing in in-home…

                  Kidology | Best Developmental Services – LOVE Awards 2023
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                    Providing physical, occupational, and speech therapy along with our new behavior division is our passion.

                    Kith + Kin | Family Favorite Playspace – 2023 LOVE Awards
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                      Kith + Kin is a family gathering space with a mission to support healthy childhood…

                      Liberty Lake Day Camp | Family Favorite Day Camp – 2023 LOVE Awards
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                        Liberty Lake Day Camp, a South Jersey Camp established in Summer 2002, is a transformative…

                        Little City Montessori Preschool | Family Favorite Preschool – 2023 LOVE Awards
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                          Little City Montessori preschool offers the following programs: Toddler (2-3y), Primary (3-6y), and Kindergarten (5-6y)…

                          MBR Nanny Network | Best In-Home Childcare – 2023 LOVE Awards
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                            A boutique nanny agency catering to Philadelphia, Greater Philadelphia and South Jersey.

                            Mi Casita Preschool | Family Favorite Preschool – 2023 LOVE Awards
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                              Mi Casita Preschool is Philadelphia and the Main Line's premier Spanish immersion preschool. Through project…

                              Music Theatre Philly | Best Specialty Camp & Family Favorite Performing Arts Program – 2023 LOVE Awards
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                                Music Theatre Philly is a vibrant professional training ground for young artists in theatre and…

                                Northern Star Doula | 2023 Family Favorite Doula – LOVE Awards
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                                  Northern Star Doula supports new and expectant parents through some of the most transformative experiences…

                                  Pelvio Physical Therapy | Best Postnatal PT/OT – 2023 LOVE Awards
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                                    Pelvio Physical Therapy provides rehabilitative and preventative pelvic floor physical therapy to those in Philadelphia…

                                    Philadelphia Pediatric Dentistry
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                                      Founded by Dr. Maria Cordero-Ricardo, Philadelphia Pediatric Dentistry is a joyful dental experience.

                                      Rachel Utain-Evans Photography | Best Birth Photographer – 2023 LOVE Awards
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                                        Rachel Utain-Evans is an award-winning photographer and filmmaker serving families in and around Philadelphia.

                                        Rittenhouse Women’s Wellness Center | Family Favorite Reproductive Health Resource – 2023 LOVE Awards
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                                          The Rittenhouse Women's Wellness Center is a first of its kind medical practice offering internal…

                                          Rutabaga Toy Library | Best Sustainable Business and Family Favorite Playspace – 2023 LOVE Awards
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                                            The folks at Rutabaga believe that sharing instead of buying new is not only good for the…

                                            Safer Babies | Best Baby Proofing – 2023 LOVE Awards
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                                              Safer Babies is the leading child proofing expert in the Philadelphia region, with 23 years…

                                              Spanish Workshop for Children | Best Language Program – 2023 LOVE Awards
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                                                Spanish Workshop for Children is a Spanish immersion program for children (15 months and up).

                                                Tall Pines Day Camp
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                                                  Tall Pines Day Camp has been serving South Jersey and Philadelphia for 28 years.

                                                  The Philadelphia Dance Academy | Best Dance Studio – 2023 LOVE Awards
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                                                    The Philadelphia Dance Academy offers the following programs: Early Childhood, Primary, Pre-Professional Ballet, Theater, Contemporary,…

                                                    Top of the Hill Orthodontics & Pediatric Dentistry | Best Orthodontics – 2023 LOVE Award Winner + Family Favorite Pediatric Dentist
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                                                      An orthodontic and pediatric dental specialty office in the heart of Chestnut Hill!

                                                      Whole Heart Maternal Mental Health | Best Maternal Mental Health Support – 2023 LOVE Award Winner
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                                                        Wholeheart is a small group practice specializing in Reproductive Mental Health across the lifespan and…

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