During the postpartum period our doulas can help you with questions and challenges you have with breastfeeding. They can help with basic latch techniques, positioning, breast pumps and encouragement. Postpartum doulas take care of you day and night, ensuring you rest and eat well, creating a comfortable environment for you.
If breastfeeding is difficult, like painful latches, we can help you find the right lactation / breastfeeding support. This includes addressing painful latches and concerns about the baby's weight. A lactation consultant can help with finding the causes that may affect the baby's ability to get
A lactation consultant can help you make a plan to achieve your breastfeeding goals based on your diagnosis. The postpartum doula can help with practical tasks such as sterilizing pumping parts. They can also care for the baby while you pump, especially if you need to add more pumping sessions.
We'll assist you in finding the right lactation consultant and supporting you in achieving your plan with them. Two of our doulas is also a Certified Lactation Consultant.
Some families giving birth don't have close family or trustworthy babysitters available to help with their other kids. We offer on-call sibling support to take care of any older children during birth. This includes a one hour get-to-know you visit and 12- or 24-hours continuous care during labor and birth.
We offer sibling support for $1,180 for 24 hours ($640 for the first 12 hours and $540 for the next 12).
What are the benefits of a prenatal massage? It can help pregnant women with back pain, muscle tightness, and other discomforts experienced during pregnancy. A massage can help with dry skin, back pain, tiredness, and swollen hands and feet, using safe methods.
Our team has a certified massage therapist/doula. She specializes in pregnancy and postpartum massages. She would love to work with you.
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