Postpartum Doula Services

Postpartum Support In Your Home

The first few weeks with your new baby are filled with incredible joy and wonder as you welcome a new member into your family.  This is also a time of great change and transition, coupled with recovery from pregnancy and childbirth. The role of a postpartum doula is to help you navigate this transition smoothly, feeling supported rather than overwhelmed by the change.

Postpartum Services May Include –

  • Support with physical and emotional recovery after birth
  • Infant care while parents shower, sleep, etc.
  • Assistance & hands-on education in newborn care
  • Breastfeeding support
  • Light meal preparation
  • Light housekeeping & errands
  • Sibling support
  • Referrals to resources in the Charlottesville & Central Virginia area

Pricing –

  • Postpartum Doula Services:  $30/hour
  • 20 hours Postpartum Care:  $560
  • 40 hours Postpartum Care:  $1040

Postpartum Doula Services Make a Great Gift! –

When friends and family ask how they can help after baby is born or while creating your baby registry, consider asking for postpartum doula services.  The hands-on support and education provided by a doula can be incredibly valuable tools as you transition into life with your new baby.

**NOTE: In light of current local policies and recommendations regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19), virtual doula support is now available! Consultations, prenatal & postpartum visits, labor support, babywearing consultations and the Evidence Based Birth® Childbirth Class are also available virtually.**