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MY SERVICES

BIRTH DOULA SUPPORT

Birth Doula Support Plan:

  • A complimentary initial meeting to discuss your needs and to see if we are a good fit.

(about 1 hour)


  • Two in-home prenatal visits (each lasting approximately 90min) discussing:

-birth wishes/preferences

-care provider collaboration 

-the labor & birth process​

-comfort measures/birth partner involvement​

-positions for labor & birth​

-newborn & postpartum care plans


  • Continuous phone & email support through your pregnancy

(<24 hour response time)

  •  'on-call' support from 37 weeks until baby's birth

  • Continuous support once active labor begins ​


  • Immediate postpartum care & assistance establishing feeding

(remaining 1-2 hours after baby's arrival)


  • One postpartum follow-up visits discussing:

-nursing support/feeding options

-assessing birthing person's nutrition/

meal planning/sleep/mood

-postpartum transition

-babywearing tips & tricks

  • Phone & email support through your

fourth trimester 

(<24 hour response time)

Investment: $1200

  (a deposit of $600 is due upon hiring, and the remaining balance is due by 37 weeks of pregnancy)



**payment plans can be arranged**

please inquire to discuss creative payment

 options to enable all pregnant people access to doula support

POSTPARTUM DOULA SUPPORT

What does a Postpartum Doula Do?

A postpartum doula helps a parent feel comfortable and confident in caring for their newborn by understanding and validating their intuitive abilities.

Care may include:

  • Offering encouragement,

non-judgmental support, and 

education 


  • Ensuring adequate sleep, 

nutrition, and hydration during recovery


  • Assisting with newborn care and family adjustments


  • Light housekeeping and meal preparation


  • Offering tips for infant care and feeding, as well as infant feeding support


  • Relaxation and soothing techniques for babes, coping skills for parents, and suggesting appropriate referrals 


  • A caring companion during physical and emotional recovery, supporting the family as a whole

--Rates--

  1. Daytime (Monday-Friday) 7am-7pm: $30/hour 

  2. Evenings (Monday-Friday) 7pm-7am: $35/hour

  3. Weekend (Friday 7pm-Monday 7am): $45/hour

 

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