P O S T P A R T U M

D O U L A

What is a Postpartum Doula?

The Postpartum Doula works with families in the postpartum period; offering support, information, instruction, comfort, and referrals as needed. Postpartum Doulas support the mother’s recovery, give instruction on infant care and feeding, and assist with household organization. 

 

We provide:

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  • Daytime hours

  • Overnight hours

  • Emotional support

  • Feeding support

    • Breastfeeding education and tips

    • Bottle feeding education and tips

  • Rest for mom and partner

  • Help with other children

  • Reminders about self care

  • Baby care guidance

    • Soothing techniques

    • Newborn sleep education and ideas on helping baby sleep well

    • Diapering

    • Swaddling

    • Bathing

    • identifying what your baby’s cries mean

  • Nursery Organization

  • Meal Prep.

  • Errands

  • Laundry

  • Light housekeeping

  • Accompanying mom at Drs visits and other outings 

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