The support of a postpartum doula has been proven to ease breastfeeding and encourages mother-infant bonding, resulting in a healthy and positive transition to life as a family. A postpartum doula’s support also decreases the chances of postpartum depression by supporting and encouraging self care by mothering the new mother.
POSTPARTUM DOULA SERVICES
As your postpartum doula we will provide a supportive presence in your home, with emotional and informational support for you and your family through breastfeeding and formula feeding support, personal care guidance, newborn care techniques, and baby wearing. We will also help keep the household running smoothly by providing assistance with light household chores, meal preparation, laundry, sibling care, assistance in attending appointments, while you adjust to the day to day routine of life with your new love(s). This support will allow you to heal, adjust and embrace the newborn period as an extended part of the birthing process.
POSTPARTUM DOULA PACKAGES
• Ease into parenthood with 12 hours of postpartum doula care for $450
• Helping hand with 24 hours of postpartum doula care for $840
• A full circle of care with 48 hours of postpartum doula care for $1600
Postpartum services are also available hourly at $40/hr to support feeding, newborn care, support for an appointment or simply to provide a few hours of time to dedicate to yourself.
night doula services
The role of a night doula is to help establish healthy sleep habits , support and assist with breast/bottle feeding as well as newborn care throughout the night to ensure that you are getting the sleep you need to heal and that your family as a whole is well rested. The support of a night doula can ease the transition to new parenthood by reducing the effects of sleep deprivation, encouraging healing post birth and establishing routines that are predictable and enjoyable for both your new baby and your whole family.
Full night doula support is available from 10pm-6am or 11pm-7am
Night Doula packages
Sunset to Sunrise: This is a great option for immediately postpartum to support healing and a smooth transition, or to catch up on some much deserved sleep after a few restless nights. $260/night
Sweet Dreams: A week of support encouraging healthy sleep habits for everyone. $1800/week