HUB Highlights


Some local resources which may help you navigate your way around living and parenting in the Geneva and Vaud area.

Best for New Arrivals

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International Geneva Welcome Centre
Broad introduction to Geneva, plus Events & Networking

Vaud Welcome

Welcome to Vaud

Welcome section for New arrivals

Geneva Canton

Canton of Geneva

Welcome section for New arrivals

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A safe space for women to find friends and support

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Know It All Geneva

A little bit of everything for Geneva, Vaud & neighbouring France

Facebook Favourites

Coffee & Bubbles
Social events and supportive network for women from Mies to Morges (Vaud)

Family Activities



Brilliant family outings, walks, activities and school holiday guides in Geneva and beyond

Family of 5

Inspiring Swiss Family Travel Blog 


Things to do in Geneva

Geneva based activities

*not active currently*



Vaud focused Family Activities (website in French)


Vaud Tourism

Lac Léman tourist attractions, featured walks and events


Nyon Tourism

Nyon & La Côte region tourist attractions & featured walks

Playgroups in English

The HUB is not affiliated to any of the groups or activities detailed and cannot opine on the services offered.  However, several HUB families attend, therefore we share this information to help support our community.

Gymboree – Geneva

Gymboree – Nyon

English Playgroups – Nyon

PLP – Playgroup and Literacy Programme – Divonne, France

Instagram Ideas
Brilliant outings, walks and recommendations for families in Geneva and beyond
Bilingual family-focused outings and events in Geneva
Inspiring but real Swiss Family Travel Blog with competitions
Swiss-based Family Travel blog
Family focused Geneva blog in French

Parenting Advice and Services



Supports Special Educational Needs & Learning Differences


Seeds of Resilience

Offer pre-natal support and playgroups in Geneva



General parenting advice



Practical parenting support for new parents from their local community

Health Related Family Services

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ESCA Cancer Support

Emotional Support, Practical Help and Community for anyone affected by cancer

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Haplo Care

Mental Health Support during Pregnancy & Postpartum 

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Health First

Mental Health, Physical Well-Being & First Aid Training in English

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All things Breastfeeding – brilliant support, discussion and insight into life as a breastfeeding Mum. Emily has also authored ‘Seb’s Big Change’ a picture book for children and parents navigating the weaning journey.

Local family websites in French

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Genève Famille

Encyclopedic source of everything for Families – Geneva


Vaud Famille

Encyclopedic source of everything for Families – Vaud

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