Amsterdam Mamas has come to mean so much more than being a mama in the city.

We are a community of parents who have come together to make sure that you can enjoy the very best the city has to offer every day. 

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Finally! Here we are, your winners for 2017!

Nearly 1400 of you voted, we have 21 winners and one Honorable mention. Congratulations to the winners!

About Amsterdam Mamas

Hear the story of Amsterdam Mamas from the very beginning in our first ever podcast.

Managing Director Emmy McCarthy talks to The Amsterdam Mamas Podcast Showrunner and Host, Donna Bardsley about how it all began, how they became the biggest parenting community in Amsterdam and where they are going next.

All Episodes

FInd all our podcast episodes and show notes on the Podcast Page.


You can find and subscribe to our podcast on Soundcloud, iTunes, Stitcher, and on your favorite podcast app.

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Stichting Amsterdam Mamas is a self-funded foundation. We support ourselves through strategic partnerships with local businesses, events for families in the city and through the generosity of our community. If you would like to help support Amsterdam Mamas please click here to make a donation.
Amsterdam Mamas is run by an enthusiastic team of volunteers who are passionate about their community. Our volunteers come from all walks of life, backgrounds and nationalities, brought together by their common love of the city and the families in it. Read on to find out more about joining our volunteer team
At Amsterdam Mamas our business partners are part of our community. If you would like to know more about becoming part of our business community, please contact our Partnership Team for more details.
Our website is the voice of our community providing information to thousands of families in Amsterdam and across the Netherlands about parenting and raising a family here. If you have something to say then we want to hear it. Read on to find out more about writing for Amsterdam Mamas


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Spotlight Partners

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  • Tandarts Jordaan
  • Charley's
  • Talencentrum Holland Language Centre
  • Wellbeing Chiropractic
  • Thrive Chiropractic
  • 27Huis
  • Access-NL
  • IN Amsterdam
  • Isis Hypnobirthing
  • Expat Mortgages
  • Blue Umbrella - Dutch tax matters
  • Studio Anna Mora - The Joy of Moving
  • Bluesky Acupuncture
  • jujube
  • Bem Estar
  • Marleen kookt

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About us

Welcome to the largest and fastest growing parenting community in the city. Bringing you everything you need, to be the family that you want.

Amsterdam Mamas is a volunteer-run foundation providing information and support to international parents in Amsterdam and the surrounding regions.