• Initial meeting
  • Two prenatal visits
  • Unlimited communication and support via phone and e-mail
  • Vast list of resources and recommendations for pregnancy, breastfeeding and postpartum support
  • Tools, information and guidance to create your special birth plan
  • Periodic informational emails
  • On call for birth in home, hospital or birth center
  • Creating a peaceful birth atmosphere
  • Trust and deep  understanding of the birth process
  • Reassurance and comfort
  • Constant emotional and physical support during labor
  • Comfort measures including massage, birth ball and position changes
  • Emotional support and encouragement for partner in assisting the mother
  • Facilitating communication between mother, partner and care providers
  • Nurture and protect mothers memory of her birth experience

Service Cost: $1,200.00

Birth Doula Services

  • are 27% less likely to be dissatisfied with their births as compared to women who did not use a doula. 
  • are significantly more likely to have a spontaneous vaginal birth
  •  are significantly less likely to feel a loss of control in labor.
  • are less likely to use pain medications
  • have babies that are less likely to have low five-minute five Apgar scores

Women Who Receive Doula Care...

*Cochrane Pregnancy and Childbirth Group's Trials Register
**Mothering the Mother by and Marshall Klaus, John Kennell & Phyllis Klaus
***Hodnett E, Gates S, Hofmeyr G, Sakala C. Continuous support for women during childbirth. The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews

  • 50% reduction in cesarean rate
  • 25% shorter labor
  • 60% reduction in epidural requests
  • 30% reduction in pain medication use
  • 40% reduction in forceps delivery
  • 40% reduction in oxytocin (pitocin) use

Women Who Receive Doula Care Have A...

  • more likely to be breastfeeding
  • less anxious and depressed
  • had more confidence with baby

Six Week After Birth, Mothers Who Had Doulas Were..