Breastfeeding at Darkhei Noam, Manhattan, New York

Darkhei Noam in Manhattan, New York, USA

Breastfeeding in the Sanctuary:

It is permitted and comfortable.

Nursing Locations:

There is no separate space for breastfeeding privately.

Other Breastfeeding Experiences:

This community is comfortable with breastfeeding.

There is no information/signage visible about breastfeeding policies either in the synagogue or on its website or bulletin.

General  Child Friendliness:

There are no changing tables.  Strollers are generally parked in the main hall.

Attitudes towards children in the main service are mixed.  There is children’s programming and childcare (for infants up, starting when services begin) available on Shabbat and Chagim.


This synagogue received a  general rating of: “Great, could barely be better- 1” out of 7, where 1 was the best rating and 7 was the worst.


Contact information

For the leadership:

Synagogue website:


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