Birthmark Doula Collective

New Orleans Doula Services

Birth and postpartum doula services:

Doulas provide continuous informational, emotional, and physical support to you and your family. Doulas have been shown to decrease C-section rates, shorten length of hospital stay, increase successful breastfeeding outcome, and reduce rates of postpartum depression. Doulas are an excellent complement to your care team!

Childbirth and parenting education:

Get informed about all of your options for pregnancy, birth, postpartum, and parenting. Classes are small, participant-directed, and fun! All classes are open to anyone no matter their birthing or parenting preferences.

Other products and services:

Check out our other products and services including birth tub and breast pump rentals, prenatal and postpartum massage, belly casting, placenta services and more. Whatever your needs are, we can make it work!

Upcoming Classes

Belly Talks: Every Tuesday night from 7-9 pm, 3 week intensive childbirth education series. Next sessions beginning November 10, and December 1st 2015
Natural Birth Workshop : Saturday, October 17, December 19, 1-4pm at ZukaBaby Uptown, $65 per couple. 
All things Breastfeeding : A workshop for parents to be and brand new parents interested in learning about breastfeeding, normal newborn behavior, milk supply, latching, pumping, storing breast milk, taught by a certified lactation counselor. Saturday, October 24th, December 12, 1-4pm at 2122 Magazine Street, $45 
Birthstories : New families gather to share their birth stories in a supportive and non-judgmental environment. Expecting parents are welcome to join. Saturday, December 5, 2-4pm at 2122 Magazine Street. This gathering is free, registration is necessary. 
Welcome Baby : A free support group for new parents and their babies and parents-to-be, meeting every Saturday, 10-11:30am at 2122 Magazine Street
Cafe Au Lait: Breastfeeding support group for women of color, 1st Wednesday (6-8 pm) and 3rd Saturday (11-1 pm) of each month.

Questions? Call us at (504) 457-8332 or email us at birthmarkdoulas@gmail.com.

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