Additional Resources


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This is a great site for birth and postpartum doula information including an informational video. A directory of members and “Meet the Doula Night” event dates are also listed.


Healthy Babies, Happy Moms Inc.

Committed to helping mothers achieve success in their breastfeeding goals, whatever they may be.

Breastfeeding support classes, support groups, and lactation consultants. Call for all inquiries for a faster response! Happy Babies, Healthy Moms

*******************************************************Open Circle is a center for expecting and expanding families in Providence, Rhode Island.  We offer childbirth education, advocacy, and wellness services, including massage therapy, prenatal yoga, pregnancy massage, doula services, mom and baby yoga, and more, during the childbearing years.  Our commitment is to ALL families. Our program costs are income based, allowing mothers and families, from all backgrounds and of all financial means, to access education, care and support.


Doulas of North America (DONA)

  Postpartum Doula FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions About Postpartum Doulas
1. What do postpartum doulas do?
2. How long does a postpartum doula spend with a family?
3. What hours can I expect a doula to work with my family?
4. What is the difference between a postpartum doula and a baby nurse?
5. What is a postpartum doula’s goal?
6. How can I find a postpartum doula in my area?
7. How does a doula nurture the parents into their roles?
8. Do doulas help mothers deal with postpartum depression?
9. Do doulas teach a particular parenting approach?
10. How do postpartum doulas work with a mother’s partner?