What to expect from our Postpartum Doula Services
Nurturing Care for Mom & Baby
Actually sleeping when the baby sleeps...enjoying a warm, home-cooked meal with a newborn...we can make that happen! "Mothering the Mother" is what we do best. As you acclimate to your new role, we look after your and your baby's well-being with a watchful, unbiased and nurturing eye.
Breastfeeding Education Assistance
However you choose to feed your baby, we will support and encourage you. If you choose to breastfeed, we can use our knowledge and expertise to help you ease into the process of successfully nourishing your baby.
Practical & Emotional Support
As your body heals, we are sure to provide you with anything you need to feel comfortable and rested. As you recover from childbirth and your experience, we are emotionally available to you to support you as you process your emotions and feelings as a new parent.
Support with Household Rhythm & Function; Creating a Calm Environment
We want to make sure that your household feels supported and calm as you welcome a new addition to the family. With our reassurance, guidance and tools, we can help you and your family adjust smoothly and peacefully.
Awareness of Ongoing Needs of Parents & Baby
With our experience and non-judgmental observance, we are able to asses your needs, as well as the needs of your baby. We use our knowledge ad training as Postpartum Professionals to give you the support you need when you need it, without worrying about what to do next.
Assistance With Becoming Self-Reliant & Confident in Mothering Skills
As a child is born, so is a mother. We assure and guide Mom as she becomes comfortable in her new role as a mother, or as a mother of multiple children. We not only draw from our training regarding this skill, but we also refer to our personal experiences as moms ourselves.
Errand-Running, Assistance with Getting to Appointments, Light Household Maintenance, & Meal Prep
As you heal, we want to make sure that the daily tasks that make our lives run smoothly are taken care of. We also draw from our experience of nourishing the body postpartum to prepare healthy and healing meals for you and your family. We help you run errands and help you get to your or baby's doctor's appointments, so that you can feel wholly supported and accompanied.
Caring for & Supporting Older Children While Transitioning Into Becoming Big Brothers or Sisters
As you bond with your baby, we make sure to help your other children adjust to their roles as older siblings. We also take care of baby when you want to assure some bonding time with your older children, so that they can feel comforted and balanced through the transition of welcoming a new baby into their lives.
Coping Techniques & Support for Parents Loving a High-Needs Baby
Though all babies need nurturing love and care, some may need a bit more special attention than others. We are here to draw on our knowledge and expertise to help you find ways to cope and function in healthy ways, while still being able to enjoy and bond with your baby.