DOULA

what is a post natal doula?

 
Mothering the Mother...
 

A Doula provides continuous support for the whole family through pregnancy, birth and the early days/ weeks of parenthood. Filling a role that new mothers and families have always needed, a doula will listen, give confidence and never judge. We offer flexible, practical and emotional support in the mothers home. Doulas are not medically trained.

Post Natal DOULA PACKAGES

 

POST NATAL DOULA PACKAGE -£19 PER HOUR/ £350 FOR 20 HOURS

  • Free initial consultation

  • Care & support for you as you learn how best to support your new child in the early days/weeks 

  • Caring for you on an emotional and practical level. Including, but is not limited to:

    • Mothering the mother (rest, relaxation, recovery…)

    • Practical and loving baby care & attending baby’s needs (cuddles/ walks/ nappy changes…)

    • Help promote skin to skin time (to assist with bonding and relaxation)

    • Letting confidence grow in your abilities – without taking over

    • Listening to any questions or concerns (without judgement/ there is no stupid question)

    • Feeding support for your newborn (whether its breast or bottle)

    • Providing useful resources, information and support

    • Debriefing your birth experience & drawing on professional connections to assist with any issues

    • Supporting the rest of the family/ playing games and having fun (giving you time to bond with your new baby)

    • Shopping/running errands

    • Cooking delicious & hearty meals

    • Light housework (washing/hovering/ etc)

    • School/nursery runs

    • Making sure you have a lovely clean bed (the BEST feeling)

  • Scheduled phone support sessions between our meetings

  • A 20% reduction on the MummaPod Hypnobirthing course if you book the 20 hours package

    Minimum session of 3 hours

 

The Post natal doula role

Supporting. Educating. Loving. Listening. Respecting. Embracing. Assisting. Encouraging. Being an Advocate for

A Mother in early MummaHood

AVAILABILITY & BOOKING

We recommend getting in touch and arranging a meeting with MummaMac to establish if she is the right doula for you. We want to make sure that there is a natural connection between you, as she will be there at an important time in your life while you transition into motherhood or adapt with you family in welcoming new family members. This initial consultation is free and it is worth while meeting in person. Please get in touch via out contact page. You can get in touch during your pregnancy or during your mummahood journey… the time is always right!

On booking post natal doula serviceswith Mumma MAC, for per hour service (minimum of 3 hours)… we request a 25% upfront payment, to secure the booking. The remaining amount it due on completion of the completed hours. For pre booked 20 hour package, we request an 50% upfront payment with the remaining amount due on completion of the 20 hours.

Refunds are only available should any sad and unexpected circumstances arise after pre-booking MummaMAC (miscarriage/loss of your baby), and you will therefore, not be requiring a post natal doula.

BENEFITS OF A post natal DOULA

Studies have shown

  • Your baby will be part of a tranquill and relaxed environment;

  • Your transition to mummahood will be smoother as there is someone there to assist you, encourage you and be a listen to you.

  • you have time to recover and rest allowing you to be happier

    FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

    What are your clients saying?

    “I’m not sure how to put into words how much it meant to me having your support during the week before and during my birth and after. You’ve been absolutely incredible and I’ll never forget how much support you’ve given me.”

    Will you come to the

    Delighted to… however this is part of my birth doula package - SEE BIRTH DOULA

    HOW DO I BOOK A COURSE WITH YOU?

    Please fill out the following form/ email us on hello@mummapod.com or send a text on 07584 130329

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