Post Partum Doula

Supporting your change

Initial Consultation
Location: In-Person or Online

At Home Support Visits
Daytime shifts: (7am-9pm) 4hr
Nighttime Shifts: (9pm-7am) 4hr

In the initial consultation, Maya, the postpartum doula focuses on evaluating the family’s unique needs and begins the onboarding process. This includes discussing tailored care plans, offering guidance on newborn care and breastfeeding, and understanding household dynamics to ensure a supportive postpartum journey.

What is a postpartum doula?

A postpartum doula is a trained professional who provides physical,
emotional, and informational support to a mother and her family during the
postpartum period, which is the time following childbirth. The primary focus
of a postpartum doula is on the well-being and recovery of the mother and
assisting with the transition to parenthood.

Here are some key aspects of a postpartum doula’s role:

Emotional Support: Postpartum doulas offer emotional support to new mothers and their families, providing reassurance, encouragement, and
a listening ear during the challenging postpartum period.
Physical Support: They assist with physical recovery after childbirth by
helping with tasks such as light housekeeping, meal preparation, and
caring for the newborn, allowing the mother to rest and recuperate.
Education and Information: Postpartum doulas provide information and
guidance on newborn care, breastfeeding, and postpartum self-care.
They may also help with issues like baby soothing techniques and sleep
Breastfeeding Support: For mothers who choose to breastfeed,
postpartum doulas can offer guidance and support to establish and maintain successful breastfeeding.
Sibling and Family Integration: They assist in the integration of the
newborn into the family dynamic, helping siblings adjust and providing
guidance on family bonding.
Resource Referral: Postpartum doulas may offer referrals to additional
resources and services that can support the family’s needs, including
lactation consultants, mental health professionals, and community

It’s important to note that postpartum doulas are not medical professionals, but they complement the care provided by healthcare providers. Their goal is to create a supportive and nurturing environment during the crucial postpartum weeks, fostering a smoother transition into parenthood.

A message from Maya;

From my earliest memories, I have been captivated by all things related to pregnancy and infants. As a young adult, my fascination deepened when I discovered the fields of midwifery and doula care. Something about supporting individuals through the transformative experience of childbirth resonated with me on a profound level.

My journey took a more personal turn after the birth of my second child, when I
faced the challenges of postpartum depression and anxiety. Navigating through
those difficult times, I came to a powerful realization – the pivotal role that
support plays in the postpartum period for the mental health of birthing
individuals. It was during this period that my passion for maternal care
intensified, fueled by a burning desire to ensure that no one goes through this
transformative experience without the support they need.

Having experienced the profound impact of postpartum support firsthand, I
am committed to being that pillar of strength for parents during this intense
and life-altering period. My aim is to provide not just care but genuine understanding, creating a space where individuals can navigate the challenges of early parenthood with confidence and resilience.

It is my greatest desire to contribute to a world where every birthing person
receives the support they deserve, fostering a positive and empowering
transition into parenthood. I am excited about the opportunity to be part of this
transformative journey and to bring compassionate support to those in need.


Services are tailored to meet the unique needs of each client. Every
individual and family has distinct requirements during the
postpartum period and therefore to provide the utmost flexibility,
we offer shifts that can be purchased in four-hour increments. This
allows clients to customize their support based on their specific
preferences and needs. Whether it’s concentrated assistance during
certain times of the day or a more evenly distributed schedule, I am
dedicated to accommodating the client’s requests.

Always Growing

A suggested list of books, materials, and more that have had a huge impact on us and our practice that we hope will help guide you on your journey of healing and self-discovery as well.

Reach Out

Do you have any questions, concerns, or would just like to learn more? Send us a message. We’re here to help.