We accept HSA & FSA
At Doulas Milwaukee, we believe that every family deserves support regardless of the birth they have chosen. Our personalized approach helps identify the right doula support in Milwaukee for you, so you don’t have to spend hours and days researching your options. Furthermore, each Milwaukee Doula has undergone rigorous doula training, are highly experienced, vetted and community based.
All of the professionals at Doulas Milwaukee are guided by the same philosophy. We encourage the whole “Birth Team” to work together and understand that everyone on that team plays an important role. Above all, our number one goal as doulas is to support parents in their pregnancy, birth, and parenthood journey.
Choosing a birth coach to support your family is an important decision and we are so glad you have chosen us! We serve all hospitals, birth centers, and home births in Milwaukee and Southeast Wisconsin. We are Wisconsin’s largest, premier doula agency.
Studies show doulas decrease the risk of a c-section by up to 50%. In addition, birth doulas also lower the rate of unnecessary interventions and the duration of labor on average by 40min! Having a thought partner can also decrease the amount of interventions during pregnancy.
Better long-term health
A birth doula decreases the risk of postpartum depression, increases the rate of breastfeeding, and mothers report consistently a more positive self-image after birth. A very important factor for mom and baby’s well-being.
Improved birth outcomes
Parents that feel supported, for example by a doula, have fewer premature births, a better understanding of their options, and babies do better after birth. Moreover, moms were significantly more satisfied with their partners 6 weeks after birth when they were supported by a birth doula.
Why Choose Doulas Milwaukee?
All our Milwaukee doulas are vetted, have been certified by high quality doula trainings such as DONA, and bring significant experience. In addition, many of our doulas hold additional trainings such as ‘Spinning babies‘, yoga, or Reiki.
Doulas Milwaukee provides expecting families support to achieve healthier pregnancies, while reducing your administrative burden of finding a qualified birth coach. We discuss your wishes, preferences, and circumstances and identify a few doulas that meet your needs. Doulas Milwaukee leverages its matching expertise and experience to find the right birth companion for each family. You subsequently decide who is the perfect personality fit for your family. We are always available for questions and can offer additional support when needed.
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Parents Matter at Doulas Milwaukee
The benefits of having a doula during your pregnancy, birth, and postpartum period are well-documented. The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists notes that “continuous labor support by a doula is one of the most effective tools to improve labor and delivery outcomes”. In other words, a doula lowers cesarean and intervention rates, increases satisfaction for mom, shortens labor, and achieves a better APGAR score for baby.
At Doulas Milwaukee, we strive to provide you the best doula care and birth services available because we believe that every parent’s journey matters. Our birth doulas are vetted, certified, and come with meaningful experiences to support you in your journey. Above all our mission is to listen, provide evidence-based information to help you make informed decisions, and offer support all parents deserve. We serve all of Milwaukee and Southeast Wisconsin.
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