Samantha of Doula Mae Birth Services is a trained and certified birth doula that is knowledgeable in the physiology of birth, and the emotional needs of a laboring mother. You and your family will be provided emotional support and physical comfort during the entirety of your labor. We ensure you are given the information needed to make your own decisions regarding the health and wellbeing of you and your baby.
Your Investment of $800 includes:
Two Prenatal Visits
Visits last two to three hours
Address questions and concerns
Discuss birth and newborn preferences to craft your birth plan
Learn different comfort measures/techniques and other doula tricks
Spend time getting to know one another, and more!
Unlimited phone, text, email communication Access to our lending library On-call support from 38 weeks until baby arrives
Actually, Doula Mae is on-call from the date of hire, however, starting at 38 weeks travel and plans your doula makes will be close to home and she'll be prepared to leave at a moments notice.
Receive continuous support no matter your birth preferences
Your doula will provide notes of your labor/birth experience as a keepsake
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.
Immediate postpartum support to ensure you and baby are settled (fed, cleaned, etc.) - Included outside of the 18 hours
A back up doula will be offered in the event that Samantha becomes unavailable (illness, multiple births, prior to 38 weeks)
One Postpartum Visit and Extended Support
Visit lasts two to three hours
Openly review your birth experience and the notes your doula took
Address questions and concerns
Discuss local resources, referrals, and support groups
Ask for help with light house hold duties (dishes, baby laundry, meal prep, etc.)
Encouragement to openly communicate during your postpartum recovery should any questions or concerns arise
Free car seat safety education and installation check
10% off of any other supportive services (includes select classes)
Doula Mae believes support is invaluable during any stage in your journey - prenatally and postnatally. If you are looking for information and unbiased support to ensure you and your family have the resources needed to thrive please contact us!
Investment of $30/hour includes: *three hour minimum
A visit at your requested length to:
Ask questions and voice concerns
Discuss birth preferences
Receive help with light household duties (light meal prep, dishes, vacuuming, handling a visitor schedule)
Find comfort in caring for your newborn (diapering, bathing, feeding, etc.)
Simple household cares (vacuum, dust, errands, or handling a visitor schedule)
Light meal prep
Short-term childcare (enjoy a shower, nap, or bond with baby while your other children are entertained)
Complete errands and more!
Looking for education on breastfeeding? See our Lactation Support pageFurther conversation about your questions or concerns
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.