Supporting you in cultivating a calm and confident childbearing experience.
Brood in-home care services are provided by doulas – specialised care workers who support birthing people and their families with continuous physical, emotional, and informational support. Our doula care is customised for you and your family – whether you need a birth doula, newborn night support, daytime, or weekend help, we’ve got you.
We are dedicated to supporting you in cultivating a calm and confident childbearing experience.
Brood in-home care services are provided by doulas – specialised care workers who support birthing people and their families with continuous physical, emotional, and informational support. Our doula care packages and services are customised based on you and your families needs – whether you’re looking for a birth doula, postpartum doula, or both.
We currently serve so-called Vancouver’s Lower Mainland and the surrounding areas, and support families of all shapes and sizes.
Why invest in your doula care?
Research shows doula support can give birthing families safety and satisfaction – beginning their journey into parenthood feeling more confident.
With Brood doula support we see;
Unbiased and evidence-based guidance.
Increased likelihood of a safe, satisfying birth and postpartum.
Informed consent from your care providers through advocacy.
Increased satisfaction with your nursing and feeding journey.
Increased wellbeing due to more sleep and nourishment.
Our Care Plans
Customised Brood doula care plans for you and your family. If you prefer to book hourly, our rate for birth and postpartum doula care is $45/hour. Get in touch with us, by booking your Meet Brood call today!
Brood birth doulas support you prenatally and through your labour and birth process. Each of our birth doulas have packages that reflect their individual expertise. They provide:
On call 24/7, from 36 weeks gestation onwards.
Ongoing text and email support.
Prenatal sessions with a focus on childbirth education, postpartum planning and birth preferences.
Continuous labour and birth support with hands on care.
First feed and latching support.
1-2 postpartum sessions.
Birth debrief session.
Brood Postpartum Doulas explore your core needs during each shift of your postpartum journey. This care is deeply personal, which means it will look a little different for every parent and family.
Based on the package you choose, or the additional hourly care you book – Brood’s Postpartum Doulas provide support during the day and overnight. Our day shifts are 5 hours – you pick the hours, we show up. Our overnight care is always from 10 pm to 6 am. They provide:
Baby care and education – think bathing demos, baby wearing, and swaddling tips.
Sleep support and guidance for the whole family.
Relationship nurturing between your support team, other kids, and pets.
Nursing, bottle, and pumping counsel.
Formula and/or bottle preparation and sterilisation.
Postpartum nutrition support, through meal preparations and grocery runs.
Home upkeep, tidying and product supply check-ins.
Connecting you with other healthcare and wellness professionals.
Meet our doulas
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- Parenting and/or Caregiving
- LGBTQIAS2+ Families
- BIPGM Families
- Low-Income Families
- Single Parenthood
- Disabled Persons
- Neurodivergent Persons
- Chronic and/or Acute Illness(es)
- Perinatal Mood Disorders
- Pet Care
- Rural Living
- Immigrant and/or Refugee Families
- Deaf Persons
- Multiples (Twins+)
- High Risk Pregnancy Care
Birth Doula, Postpartum Doula
We work and live on the unceded and occupied territories of the Sḵwx̱wú7mesh Úxwumixw (Squamish), səl̓ilw̓ətaʔɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) and xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam) Nations. Since time immemorial, the original peoples of these lands have cared for their families and communities. We are committed to honouring their teachings, legacy and their sovereignty.