How a Doula can help parents-to-be

  • By building a friendly and trusting relationship during pregnancy
  • Helping to reduce anxiety through discussion and support
  • Being a consistent person through the late stages of pregnancy to labour
  • Giving mothers-to-be confidence in their bodies
  • Reassuring the mother that her partner is well supported, informed & empowered
  • Keeping the mother comfortable and the labour progression as flexible as possible
  • Helping both mother and father feel that their wishes are adhered to

Our Plan

Pregnancy & Birth

  • Initial consultation and signing of contract
  • 1-2 meetings before and after birth
  • Creating a birth plan
  • Hypnobirthing advice
  • Massage during labour
  • Support and guidance during water births
  • Placenta encapsulation advice on services

Post Natal

  • Breast feeding support
  • Support with twins
  • Support at home, hospital, birth centres as required