Bringing your baby home is simultaneously one of the most joyful and most stressful moments your life. The unknown can be overwhelming and is enough to keep anyone awake at night.
Rest assured your postpartum doula will be there to ease your transition into parenthood.
Offering both daytime and overnight visits, you can bring your newborn home feeling secure and confident. Whether you're looking to recover peacefully from your birth, need support through postpartum depression or anxiety, or you need more sleep, your doula is there for you!
You need quality sleep and good food, Doulas of Orange County will make it happen.
You need a listening ear and a non-judgmental sounding board, we've got you covered.
You need encouragement, reassurance, and affirmation, not a problem!
You need an extra set of hands while you recover from your cesarean, we've been there.
You bond with your beautiful baby, we do the rest.
A postpartum doula allows you the space and guidance to thrive, not just survive!
What to Expect From Your Postpartum Doula
Night Doula/Night Nanny - more sleep for you, your partner and your baby!
Live-in care at home or hospital for optimal recovery (great for cesarean or twin births!)
Expert breast, bottle and formula feeding support
Newborn care guidance and tutorials - swaddling, calming, bathing
Baby wearing and diapering education
Nourishing light meal preparation, planning & grocery shopping
Light household tidying
Nursery care management - restocking and organizational tips
Nurturing care of your baby; so you can nap, shower and eat a warm meal (with two hands!)
Emotional support of your unique birth and parenting experience
Resources for those struggling with postpartum depression or anxiety
Sibling integration and playtime
Pet care - walking, feeding & socializing
Information on normal newborn behavior & sleeping patterns
Tips for healthy sleep habits for your newborn - set them up for sleeping success!
Referrals and Local Resources
Daytime and Overnight Care - Visits ranging from 4-24 hours