We offer doula birth support in the Hamilton, Burlington, Oakville, and Milton region.
Our doula services include
- two prenatal visits,
- helping you create your birth plan,
- comfort and relaxation labour techniques,
- full support during your labour,
- on call 24/7 3 weeks prior to birth,
- phone/email/text support,
- up to two postpartum visits,
- breastfeeding support
- backup doula
What are the advantages of labour support?
50% decrease in cesarean section
25% decrease in the length of labour
30% decrease in the use of forceps
40% decrease in the use of oxytocin
60% decrease in the use of epidurals
30% decrease in the use of pain medications(narcotics)
Combined Results of Six Randomized Controlled Trials of Labour Support
Summarized from Mothering The Mother, by Klaus, Klaus, Kennell, 1993
Please contact Jennifer for more information about our services.