Every woman deserves a doula. “Only with trust, faith, and support can the woman allow the birth experience to enlighten and empower her.” ~Claudia Lowe
From pregancy to motherhood, I've got you covered.
I offer both birth and postpartum doula services. My support as your doula starts right from the date of hire. I am available for you for questions and information regarding your wellness and care, emotional support and referrals for your needs. We'll build upon this relationship during our personal, in home prenatal visits where we'll get to know each other, explore your birth options, your postpartum needs and prepare for the big day by discussing and practicing comfort measures and techniques. I'm there for you throughout your pregnancy and stay in close contact as your birth day gets near and I go on call for you 24/7 at 38 weeks. My support doesn't stop once your baby arrives. I make sure everyone is settled in and needs are met after delivery. I'm there for you up to 6 weeks postpartum to help you navigate life with your new family member via phone/text support. If your looking for in person support, consider hiring me as your postpartum doula. The Postpartum doula helps your life as a new parent run a little bit smoother as you take on the tasks of recovery from labor and delivery and caring for a newborn baby. Postpartum doulas provide in home care and support which can range from 1 visit to a few times a week for a month or more. Whatever it takes to help you feel healthy, rested, confident and secure as a new parent and family. The services I provide include, but are not limited to: helping mom during her recovery period and to ascertain what the family needs help with, offer breastfeeding/bottle feeding support, perform light household cleaning and maintenance, family nurturing and instruction to mom and/or other family members in the care of the newborn and siblings.
BIRTH SERVICES Continuous phone/text/email support from date of hire through birth and 6 weeks postpartum 1-2 in home prenatal visits Assistance with exploring and writing out your birth preferences Complete support throughout your labor and delivery followed by 1-2 hours postpartum care with breastfeeding assistance 1 postpartum visit access to local and online resource list Feeling a sense of security, knowing that you are not in this alone, you are being supported every step of the way and are in caring, knowledgable hands.
Birth Services fee $900
POSTPARTUM SERVICES I'm available for daytime and overnights Contact me for information regarding packages, over night rates and availability.
$25 hourly rate Studies have shown that women who have social support during the postpartum period tend to have less postpartum depression, breastfeed for a longer duration, and make a better adjustment to parenthood.