Birth Doula - Medway, Kent & south east London

Postnatal Doula Care - what you get

Click the title above to read more about postnatal doula support in Kent and South East London. All families are different, and I’m sure yours is unique too. That means that the care and support that you choose is special to you - my first job is to listen to what you want and to understand what would be helpful for you. Caring for families of newborn babies to ensure that they have the best start to their parenting journey. We can tackle the biggies of feeding and sleeping together, safely and calmly.

After forty or so weeks of anticipation, you have delivered your baby in the single biggest act of giving you will ever perform...But to fully inhabit your new role as mother - with its astonishing requirements for giving energy, attention and love - it is you who must be held.
— The first forty days, Heng Ou

postnataL Care

what do you get?

an initial interview

  • informal chat

  • a chance for you to get to know me and see if I am the right person to support you

  • a chance for me to get to know you and your family and make sure our expectations are aligned

  • any time before, during or after pregnancy, preferably before 37 weeks

  • usually in your home

  • ideally with any family members, especially the adults of the house

  • 30 to 45 minutes long

support at your home, for you and your family, see pages below or contact me to tell me what you would like

breastfeeding support

  • if you want it

  • breastfeeding is a choice, often hampered by challenges that can be overcome by enough of the right support

  • for as long as you need

  • if you make the choice not to breastfeed I support you

Trauma Relief Sessions - 3 Step Rewind - read more

As a member of Doula UK (DUK), my practice reflects the Doula UK philosophy and the Doula UK code of conduct.