Professional labor support provided by a compassionate and experienced doula.
Care provided during your birthing experience
Physical support: Spinning Babies trained; massage; breathing techniques; suggestions for positioning, comfort, and progress
Emotional support: reassurance of the range in normality of labor and birth, guidance in coping with and processing events; encouragement; validation of feelings; facilitate self-advocacy,
Informational support: ensures the childbearing person makes informed decisions regarding their care; antenatal, intrapartum, and postpartum education
Other: assistance with hydration and eating; creation of a comfortable and soothing environment; photography
Labor Doula Package
Prenatal meetings to discuss your birth wishes, concerns, fears, and questions, and to become established as a team
On-call coverage from four weeks before your estimated due date until birth
Continuous support and care during labor, birth, and immediate postpartum recovery
Postpartum home visit
Fee for services
Providing support for out-of-hospital in the following Vermont counties: Chittenden, Addison, Franklin, Washington, and Windsor
Providing support for hospital births at: UVMMC, Northwestern, Porter, and Dartmouth Hitchcock.