What you might need now is guidance and help with feeding your baby or help with wearing your baby. National Capital Doulas offers these services in person and virtually. Our virtual services are available to families living throughout Ottawa and North America. We also offer complete Postpartum Support.
Infant Feeding Support After Birth - $80
One two hour in home meeting with a Certified Lactation Counselor includes assessment of latch, tips and suggestions for breastfeeding, assistance with breastfeeding difficulties, and a follow-up phone consultation within 48 hours. We provide the same help and advice through a virtual platform. Virtual supports also includes follow up within 48 hours.
Babywearing Education - $75
National Capital Doulas offers in home and virtual babywearing education. One of our certified babywearing educators will come to your home and help you with fit and safety checks of wraps, ring slings, and carriers you already own. We can also bring items from our libraries for you that you can try on for size between yourself and anyone else who will be carrying your baby. These sessions can take place before or after the birth of your baby. Sessions are booked for 2 hours. If you wish to book a virtual education session this is done with Zoom and includes information, safety tips, and demonstrations of a wide variety of carrying options. We also offer visual fit checks and advice on how to improve the fit and feel of carriers you already own.