The services I provide are totally bespoke to what you and your family need. The way I work is entirely flexible and together we can work out a plan that will provide you with exactly what you need.

Post-Birth Doula Services

  • Routine newborn care, guidance of the parents in bathing, calming techniques, sleeping patterns and newborn development.

  • Emotional support, informational advice and birth debrief

  • Additional support for caesarian recovery

  • Breastfeeding and/or formula feeding support.

  • Household tasks including laundry, light housekeeping, grocery shopping and meal preparation.

  • Day to day maintenance of the house - changing light bulbs, putting pre-packed furniture together, collecting deliveries.

  • Care of older siblings.

  • Accompany mother and baby to any appointments or shopping trips.

  • Running errands.

  • Accompany and support the family during particularly stressful and busy times.

  • My Post-Birth Services are charged hourly or weekly, in packages. Please contact me for more information.

Antenatal and Birth Doula Support

  • Unlimited e-mail and telephone support. I am there for you no matter what the question, query or worry.

  • Available to accompany you to any appointments, scans, assessments any other birth related appointments if you need additional support.

  • Access to any additional resources I recommend.

  • 2 Antenatal sessions - usually 90 minutes each, preferably one with your partner but he/she is welcome to both. During these meetings we will discuss:

    • the physiology of labour and birth

    • comfort measures

    • your birth wishes

    • work through any anxieties or fears you have about birth

    • life after birth

    • practical solutions and discussions about a new child in your family

  • Help you formulate and write your birth wishes/preferences document to bring to your choice of birth location

  • I will be on-call 24-hours for 2 weeks before your due date and until your baby is born.

  • Continuous emotional, physical and informative support during labour and birth.

  • I can stay with you for a few hours after the birth until you and your partner feel settled.

  • One postnatal session where I come and visit anytime after the birth that suits you. We can talk through your birth and I will answer any questions and help with any queries you may have regarding motherhood and breastfeeding.

  • I will be available to you via phone/messaging/email for 6 weeks after birth. If you have any questions, queries, concerns or you just need some moral support - you can call or message me anytime.

  • My Birth Doula Support is charged at a flat rate. Please feel free to contact me for any further details.