Hire a Postpartum Doula

A Postpartum Doula provides evidenced based information on things such as infant feeding, emotional and physical recovery from birth, bonding, infant soothing, and basic newborn care. A Postpartum Doula helps new families in the first days and weeks after bringing home a baby. Research shows that parents and babies have an easier time with this transition when a good support team is in place. Whether you are looking for expert care for daytime, overnight, or for extended care; we have you covered!

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To hire one of our Postpartum Doulas begin by filling out the inquiry form below.


 
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FAQ

What are the benefits of hiring a Postpartum Doula ?

Research shows that mothers supported by a Postpartum Doula often feel less anxious and have a lower incidence of postpartum depression. They have an increased sense of self confidence and generally a deeper sense of satisfaction with their partner. Mothers supported by Postpartum Doulas also tend to experience a successful breastfeeding relationship with their baby at 6 weeks postpartum.

What does a Postpartum Doula offer?

Postpartum Doulas assist with newborn care, family adjustment, meal preparation and light household tasks as needed. They offer evidence based information to new parents who are emotionally and physically recovering from birth. Postpartum Doulas also provide resources whenever services beyond their scope are requested or required.


If a Doula were a drug, it would be unethical not to use it.
— John H. Kennell M.D.

What's the difference between a Postpartum Doula and a Baby Nurse ?

A Baby Nurse supports the newborn; their expertise is specifically geared toward infant care. A Postpartum Doula is trained in 'mothering the mother' and promotes parent-infant bonding throughout the immediate postpartum & 4th trimester.

Are Bloom Baby's Postpartum Doulas certified ?

All Bloom Baby Doulas have demonstrated their involvement in a training/certification program with a reputable organization, or have provided verifiable experience in their field of expertise. Our Doulas are also encouraged to engage in continuing education opportunities as well as mentorship circles facilitated by our Master Doulas.

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How much does it cost to hire a Bloom Baby Postpartum Doula?

Our Postpartum Doulas work with moms and families for a minimum of 12hrs & range in price from $25 - $55/hr. There are no hidden costs or agency fees. The price you pay simply depends on the experience level of the Doula you choose.

How do I pursue hiring a Bloom Baby Postpartum Doula?

Begin by filling out the inquiry form above. Once submitted a Bloom Baby team member will reach out to you and gently walk you through the process of finding the perfect fit for you.