In Person Postpartum Doula Support

Please note that the following services are only offered when shelter in place is not in effect. For more information about my birth and postpartum services during Shelter in Place please see Virtual Support. 


Looking for more support when you come home with baby? Postpartum doula support is a wonderful addition to your experience. I offer a free initial consultation to determine if I am the right fit to support you and your family during your postpartum period.

 

I provide support for families based on their needs and desires at the time, meeting them where they are.

I also provide educational support based on the most current and up to date research.

I offer two service types:

Daytime Postpartum Support

  • The experienced, thoughtful and compassionate support you need as a family for those early weeks.
  • 1 hour-long meeting before baby arrives to discuss any concerns and preparing your space for baby.
  • Provide non-medical physical, emotional and informational support after the birth of your baby such as:
    • Help with self-care recovery
    • Postpartum comfort measures
    • Infant care while parents are home
    • Parenting information
    • Assistance with learning to feed and care for baby
  • Support around the home which can include:
    • Preparing simple meals and snacks
    • Assisting with light household tasks
    • Other forms of household support as appropriate and necessary
  • Support and discussion on a variety of postpartum topics which can include:
    • Breastfeeding/chestfeeding
    • Infant care
    • Reading baby's cues
    • Infant sleep
    • Parent sleep
    • Postpartum healing - tips and tricks
    • Mood and emotion in the postpartum period
    • Navigating family dynamics
    • "Is this normal?" aka all those baby questions that come up
  • Unlimited phone, text, and email support during the contracted time.
  • Referrals to local resources and support services.

Fees for Daytime Postpartum Doula services are:

$45/hour  -  4 hour minimum.

Discounts are offered for clients booking multiple services or over 40 hours of support and paying in full.

Nighttime Postpartum Support

  • The experienced, thoughtful and compassionate support you need as a family for those early weeks.
  • 1 hour-long meeting before baby arrives to discuss any concerns and preparing your space for baby.
  • Complete overnight infant care so the parents can sleep
  • Provide non-medical physical, emotional and informational support after the birth of your baby such as:
    • Help with self-care recovery
    • Postpartum comfort measures
    • Parenting information
    • Assistance with learning to feed and care for baby
  • Support around the home which can include:
    • Preparing simple meals and snacks
    • Assisting with light household tasks
    • Other forms of household support as appropriate and necessary
  • Support and discussion on a variety of postpartum topics which can include:
    • Breastfeeding/chestfeeding
    • Infant care
    • Reading baby's cues
    • Infant and Parent sleep
    • Mood and emotion in the postpartum period
    • Navigating family dynamics
    • "Is this normal?" aka all those baby questions that come up
  • Unlimited phone, text, and email support during the contracted time.
  • Referrals to local resources and support services.

Fees for Nighttime Postpartum Doula services are:

$55/hour  -  6 hour minimum.

Discounts are offered for clients booking multiple services or over 40 hours of support and paying in full.