Postpartum Doula Support


A home-cooked meal. Folded laundry. A shoulder to cry on. Reassurance.

Emlen Family Doula provides nurturing, judgment-free support for new families during the precious and challenging first days, weeks, and months after a baby is born. This support adapts with the needs of each family and may include:

  • 1 hour free consult to get to know each other

  • Light housekeeping and/or cooking

  • Assistance in feeding, whether by breast or bottle

  • Help with older children and/or pets

  • Emotional and physical care for the new mother

  • Newborn care while mother sleeps, during the day or night

  • Other support as needed

8-15hr package at $25.00/hour
16-23hr package at $22.50/hour
24hr+ package at $20.00/hour

  • Packages may be redeemed in 2-8 hour shifts, depending on location.

  • A travel fee of $20 per trip will be charged for clients over an hour away.