Supporting you in cultivating a calm and confident parenting experience.
Brood’s 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, or postpartum doula to support you.
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, or postpartum doula to support you. Brood doulas provide night time, daytime, or weekend shifts and support.
Why invest in doula care?
Research shows doula support can bring new families safety and satisfaction – beginning their journey into parenthood feeling more confident.
With Brood’s 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.
How it works: your path to care
1. Get in touch
By filling out our intake form.
2. Have your Meet Brood call
Chat with us about your care preferences & ask questions about our doula support.
At this point, we match you with your doula team and you’ll get to know them better!
4. Create your care schedule
Finalise your doula care schedule and calendar.
5. Sign your Brood contract
and get access to our Family Membership, 5 online courses & online community.
6. Get care from your doula!
Now you’re all set to get your in-home care — let’s get your complimentary Brood Foundation visit booked!
About our birth doulas
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 support 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.
About our postpartum doulas
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.
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.
Get in touch to book care
Below you will find your first step to Brood’s care! Share more about yourself with us in our intake form below and then, we’ll be in touch for you to book a call with us.
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