Looking for a doula for much-needed support during your pregnancy and birth? Here are a few great options for Nashville doulas that are perfect for the task!
Three Nashville Doulas You Can Trust In Your Pregnancy Journey
East Nashville Doula
With a mission to help all greater Nashville families have better births and a supported start after birth, East Nashville Doula is made up of professionally trained doulas and childbirth educators who are passionate about helping families and supporting moms! Founded in 2018 by Andrea Hewitt, who has been working in birth since 2015, East Nashville Doula supports all pregnant people who give birth where they feel most comfortable and safe while surrounded by skilled and compassionate support!
East Nashville Doula offers birth doula services, postpartum doula services, childbirth classes, private classes, and many resources. Their birtouls packages include 1-2 prenatal visits in your home, assistance with creating your birth plan, unlimited phone and email support, resources and referrals as needed, 24-hour on-call assistance, continuous in-person labor support, breastfeeding support, and one postpartum check-in visit a week or two after your birth. Their postpartum doula services include emotional support, newborn care and education, sleep, partner and sibling support, breast or bottle feeding, meal prep, errands, cleaning, referrals, and more!
Tennessee Family Doula
Tennessee Family Doula is a full-service doulas agency serving the greater Nashville area. It is owned by Tanya Grabbe, a doula herself! This doula agency focuses on how they can help you have the best experience possible. Additionally, they have dedicated business systems to prioritize their client’s safety, comfort, and well-being! Tennessee Family Doula offers various services such as postpartum doulas, a night nanny, childbirth education, labor support, postpartum support, and placenta encapsulation.
Their Nashville birth doulas services include:
- Free consultations.
- 24/7 phone and email support.
- One in-home prenatal visit.
- Face-to-face support during your labor.
- One in-home postpartum visit.
Additionally, they tailor the postpartum doula services to your specific needs. Still, they typically include a free consultation, planning session, daytime support, meal prep, household support, sleep support, overnight support, breastfeeding and bottle feeding support, support for postpartum depression, and have a 5-day live-in option, where your doula will live in your home for a few days to offer round the clock support and help!
Nashville Doula Services
Nashville Doula Services runs off of two things: personal connection and professional care! They strive to develop a sincere relationship with each of its clients while taking pride in its doulas’ professionalism and the efficiency of its agency model. They offer birth and postpartum support, lactation support, education and classes, and events.
All birth doula packages come with a two-doula team, one to act as a backup doula. Their birth doula package includes one complimentary virtual or in-person consultation, two prenatal meetings at their office, in your home, or virtually, assistance in creating your birth plan, complete phone/text/email support throughout your pregnancy, on-call in-person labor assistance, their welcome home baby service (a home visit by a CLC within the first two weeks of birth), and a postpartum follow-up visit in your home within 1-2 weeks after your delivery. Their postpartum doula services and lactation services are customized for you. They include latch assistance, breastfeeding support, baby-wearing, developing a schedule, and so much more!
Investing in Nashville doulas could be an excellent benefit for you and your family. Especially when you have such great options as these local doula agencies!
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