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P O S T P A R T U M  D O U L A

Daytime Support

• Newborn care: bathing, feeding, swaddling, soothing, and sleep support
• Support for breastfeeding and help resolving challenges. We will refer you to a lactation consultant if it becomes necessary
• Teaching you soothing techniques for your baby
• Postpartum recovery suggestions and tips
• Light meal and snack preparation
• Light household chores: emptying the dishwasher, baby laundry, tidying the nursery 
• Running errands

 

Hourly rate: $40-50/hr

4 hour minimum per day, 5 day minimum 

Overnight Support

• Waking with the baby and bringing her to you for each feeding. If you choose to use formula or pumped milk, we will feed the baby while you continue sleeping
• Support for breastfeeding and help resolving challenges. We will refer you to a lactation consultant if it becomes necessary
• Burping, changing, swaddling, and soothing the baby back to sleep after each feeding
• Washing bottles and/or pump supplies​

Hourly rate: $40-50/hr​

8 hour minimum per night, 2 night minimum