Birth Services/Doula Care
Our birth and doula care services are designed to provide expert care to pregnant women and their partners before, during, and after birth. We offer doula care to birth, bereaved, and postpartum families, as well as placenta encapsulation and belly binding. We approach maternal care with the desire to assist our clients emotionally and physically, and offer extensive educational support. Doulas provide a listening ear, collaboration, and support without judgment. Whatever your goals and desires are, we can help you find the resources you need and the courage to advocate for yourself, so that you feel empowered to meet your family's needs. We want to ensure that you have the perfect fit and are completely happy with our services.
Cheryl Wood, Birth and Postpartum Doula
Cheryl would love to support your family on your journey through …
Birth Doula Services
As your birth doula, we will prepare you for labor and the birth of your baby, provide continuous labor support, utilize a variety of techniques to ease physical discomfort during labor, and help with your baby’s first feeding. Following your birth, we will visit you in the comfort of your home to ensure your family is adjusting well to the new baby, discuss the highlights of your birth story, and help you process any issues or questions you have.
Bereavement Doula Services
Whether you experience a miscarriage early in your pregnancy, or devastating news about your little one as you near full-term, our bereavement doulas will walk by your side and will treat you with tender care, helping you make informed decisions. Bereavement doulas provide you with emotional support and encouragement, and can assist you in completing a variety of tasks such as contacting extended family, determining your wishes and communicating them to those around you, and making funeral arrangements.There is time for mourning, as well as celebrating your sweet one's short life. You are forever their parent and we are here to help you make the best decisions you can for yourself and your baby.
Postpartum Doula Services:
As your postpartum doula, we care for you and your family after the birth of your baby. We are trained postpartum professionals and can help with many different tasks, including but not limited to: assisting with lactation issues, helping siblings adjust, supporting you with newborn care, promoting self care, offering sleep assistance, doing light house cleaning, helping with organization, preparing meals, and bridging the gap while your family adjusts to your new little one.