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. 

Are you part of our Village?

Join hundreds of Amsterdam Mamas in supporting family-friendly, local businesses with The Village Card.

Welcome to our Village.

The Mamas Recommend Awards 2016

Nominations are now open for the 2016 awards. Highlighting the activities, events and services the mamas love most in the city and beyond.

Nominated by parents, voted for by parents.

Recommendations you can trust.

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.

Upcoming Events

23 Oct

Cinema: Cinemini - Eye - ages 2-6

  • at 10:30 AM, Sunday 23 October 2016
25 Oct

Experience Mindfulness- 8 weeks course

  • at 7:00 PM, Tuesday 25 October 2016
26 Oct

Kluizenaar met Simone de Jong

  • at 10:30 AM, Wednesday 26 October 2016

Support us

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

The Village Card

We've located all of the best and most family-friendly products and sevices in Amsterdam and after careful vetting, have brought them together with The Village Card.

Our Partners

News and weekly events listings


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.