What is a doula?
A doula is a trained companion who is not a healthcare professional and who supports the client through a significant health-related experience, such as childbirth, miscarriage, induced abortion or stillbirth, or non-reproductive experiences. Our Doulas can also provide support to your partner, family, and friends. The doula’s goal, and role, is to help you feel safe and comfortable, complementing the role of the healthcare professionals who provide the client’s medical care.
Do I need a doula?
Often, a doula’s most important role is to provide continuous support during labor and delivery. Although research is limited, some studies have shown that continuous support from doulas during childbirth might be associated with: A decreased use of pain relief medication during labor.
What are you waiting for?
Our doulas are ready to provide you with the emotional support and help you need during a critical period in your life.