Doula Mae Birth Services is trained and certified in the physiology of birth and the emotional needs of an expectant family. We provide you and your family with emotional support and physical and mental comfort during the entirety of your birth.
"It's not that a doula changes a birth experience, but that a doula enhances it." - Samantha, CD(DONA)
Our Doula Support package includes:
Complimentary Consultation(up to 1 hour) - An obligation free way of asking questions and ensuring Doula Mae Birth Services is the best fit for you and your family.
One or Two Prenatal Visit (approximately 3 hours each) in your home to address questions, talk through concerns, and discuss birth preferences to create your ideal birth, newborn, and postpartum plan.
Comfort Measure Workshop(optional, but highly recommended)to open communication between you and your birth partner(s), learn comfort techniques, and more. *Note this does not replace a childbirth education class.
Unlimited phone, text, email communication during pregnancy and up to 6 weeks postpartum.
On-call support from 38 weeks until baby arrives - Doula Mae Birth Services is on-call from the date of hire, however, at 38 weeks travel and personal plans will be closer to home and your doula will be prepared to leave at a moments notice.
Continuous Birth Support for both you and your partner including reliable communication during early labor. *18 hours of face-to-face labor support is included in the fee, hours extending beyond will be billed at an hourly rate and capped at 30 hours - see contract.
Back up doula support arranged for added reassurance.
Immediate Postpartum Support (up to 2 hours)to offer breastfeeding guidance and ensure you and your family are tucked in.
Breastfeeding Support during all visits including a prenatal discussion about your infant feeding options.
One Postpartum Visit (approximately 3 hours) to openly discuss your birth experience, newborn education (feeding, diapering, etc.), and offer assistance with light household duties (dishes, vacuuming, light meal prep, etc.).
20% off any other services Doula Mae Birth Services offers.
*Additional postpartum support hours are available upon request.
Payment options include: cash, check, credit, debit, HSA/FSA cards, and gift certificates. Payment plans are available upon request as Doula Mae Birth Services believes every person desiring additional support should have access.
Photo courtesy of Birth Boot Camp®
Personalize your support...
As a client of Doula Mae Birth Services you will receive the support you desire and access to the knowledge we have gained during certification, trainings, and continuing education. To ensure you are well supported we offer a number of additional services at a discounted price along side local resources and partnerships to guide you in building a support team that best suites your family.
*Postpartum support packages available upon request.