With Education & Support Services During the Perinatal Period

First Breath

Supporting Family Growth

 

Labour Support


~ Contact me today to set up a non-obligatory interview ~


Hiring me as your labour doula entitles you to:


  • Unlimited phone calls 24/7 for support or just to chat and get to know each other better.


  • Access to my carefully selected lending library of books, magazines, CD`s, DVDs and equipment.


  • My on call availability to support you for the birth of your baby.


  • A back up doula team.


  • Phone consultations 24/7 for 6 weeks following the birth and after that once a week until 3 months postpartum.


  • Invites to special events hosted by First Breath such as movie and information nights.


  • $45 off a Labour Pool Rental
  • $45 off a Placenta Service
  • A belly cast session for just $95
  • Postpartum daytime visits at $55/visit *up to 10 visits at the discount 
  • A Small First Breath Postpartum Goddess Herb Pack (when available)
  • A TENS Unit Rental for only $40 as an introductory price


Some things I specifically have experience and/or training with but am not limited to are:


  • Accupressure
  • A Huge Range of Breastfeeding Situations
  • Aromatherapy
  • Couples Who Have Struggled With Infertility
  • Dietary Disorders & Restrictions
  • HypnoBirthing
  • Labour Massage Techniques
  • LGBTQP / QUILTBAG / LGBTTQQIAAPP2S Families
  • Survivors of Abuse
  • Malpositioned Babies / Back Labour
  • Positioning and Comfort Measures for Labour and Birth
  • Perinatal Mood Disorders
  • Previous Birth Trauma
  • Relinquishing Mothers
  • Single Parents
  • Substance Abuse
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean
  • Waterbirth/Waterlabour
  • Women on Bed Rest
  • Young Parents
 

Labour Support Options

 
 
 

Labour & Later On Support $1235
  • 1 prenatal visit to go over our agreement, your personal information and birthday wish list
  • 1 prenatal visit to practice labour coping techniques (may be substituted for a postpartum visit)
  • Labour support for the birth of your baby
  • 8 postpartum visits
Please add approx. $165 travel fee if requesting the service outside of Guelph
Prenatal Preparation & Labour Support  $1235
  • 1 prenatal visit to go over our agreement, your personal information and birthday wish list
  • Private prenatal preparation classes
  • Labour support for the birth of your baby
  • 2 postpartum visits
* Please add approx. $90-$120 travel fee if requesting the service outside of Guelph
Nothing But the Birth $700
  • 1 prenatal visit to go over our agreement, your personal information and birthday wish list
  • Labour support  for the birth of your baby
* Please add approx. $75 travel fee if requesting the service outside of Guelph

Labour Support & Sleepovers $1235   

  • 1 prenatal visit to go over our agreement, your personal information and birthday wish list
  • 1 prenatal visit to practice labour coping techniques (may be substituted for a daytime postpartum visit)
  • Labour support for the birth of your baby
  • 7 sleepovers -I come to sleep over at your house and wake during the night to support you and your family
Please add approx. $150 travel fee if requesting the service outside of Guelph

Classic Labour Support  $900

  • 1 prenatal visit to go over our agreement, your personal information and birthday wish list
  • 1 prenatal visit to practice labour coping techniques  (may be substituted for a daytime postpartum visit)
  • Labour support for the birth of your baby
  • 2 postpartum visits
* Please add approx. $75 travel fee if requesting the service outside of Guelph

All visits are approximately 2.5 hours except in the Prenatal Preparation Package where they may be longer.  

Visits are available: 

Monday through Friday 10 am - 2:30 pm / 6 pm - 10 pm

Weekends, hours vary



Payment Plan Available to All Clients


Certified Doula services may be covered by your personal insurance provider, please inquire.  

Certified Doula fees can also be claimed on your income tax return. For more information, click here.