Website: Phone: (604) 340-2452 Birth Fee: 50 Fee Details: When you hire Jill as your doula, you will receive the following services: • An initial interview with no obligation • 2 prenatal visits • Unlimited phone/email support • Access to an extensive lending library • Use of an Elle TENS machine • On call 24/7 (or able to supply reliable, qualified back-up) from the point of hiring until the birth of your baby • 1-2 postpartum visits as desired • An infant CPR and choking lesson for you and family members or care givers • 0 credit for The Village Workshops and Wellness to use on any programs offered through the website.• Use of a birth pool and accessories (including set-up and take down! This can be utilized whether you are planning a home birth or hospital birth, as many people enjoy water immersion for labour before heading to the hospital. Any Home Birth I supply all home birth supplies and water birth supplies, as well as a birth pool to my clients that are choosing to birth at home. We are excited to be co-sponsoring the Mid Island Baby and Kids Market on Sunday, May 15 at AM - PM at the Native Sons Hall in Courtenay, BC... Don't let fees keep you from having the birth experience you deserve. Wondering what a birth doula actually DOES, and want more information? Most Doulas will work on a sliding scale or will negotiate appropriate payment plans.I am quite an anxious person and was specifically looking for someone who would "calm my storm" so to speak during my labour.
This fee is separate from Birth Doula fees as the service is customized to your specific needs.Her experience and knowledge is unmatched, and her guidance was essential to our birth being a positive and transformative experience. Posted 4/27/2017 I was trying for a VBA2C and had never experienced labour before. Even though we were already parents, she calmed me down enough to breeze through the first part of labour, kept track of all the important information that needed to be communicated to the Midwife, remembered all the details from my birthing plan (because I forgot them all! Looking back, I don't think I would've gotten through all stages of labour so calmly without her!Posted 4/24/2017 Jill was an incredibly calming, reasuring and supportive presence during our birth.Our Grand Rapids events will take place from 6pm to pm each time. The address is 230 Michigan St NE Ste 102 in the Musculoskeletal Building. If you live on the Lakeshore, we will be offering a Zeeland Doula Speed Dating event every other month at the Colonial Clock Building at 201 W. This event takes place on the following dates: Feb 1st, April 4th, June 6th, August 1st, October 3rd, December 5th. Research has shown numerous benefits of having a doula, and as midwives we see these positive effects again and again.Don’t be shy about interviewing as many doulas as you want.