When a new baby or babies are born so are new parents. Whether you are first time parents or navigating multiples or older siblings, It truly takes a village. With other cultures this is the norm. A Postpartum Doula helps fill in this gap. A Postpartum Doula offers education, emotional support and sets the new family up for success during this new transition.
What you can expect from a Postpartum Doula:
- Evidence Based Resources so that you can make informed decisions
- Breastfeeding/Formula support- Helping with latch issues, etc. and knowing who and when to refer to an IBCLC. Also providing support group information.
- Teaching Mommy Hacks
- Lite Cleaning and meal/snack prep
- Teaching how to sooth baby, babywearing and bath baby, etc.
- Goal setting
- Mothering the Mother
Hourly rate $25 (min 4 hours)
Evening hours preferred (between 4:30 to 11pm) makes for a great transition from daytime to dinner then bedtime. This time is known to have witching hour and a lot of things going on when it comes to dinner or settling in older siblings for bedtime. Let me be the extra pair of hands.