Nickel City Doulas offers a strong network of support for local families. The services and resources we provide facilitate the journey of growing your family. Services include but are not limited to birth doula support, postpartum support, and placenta encapsulation services.
We support birth in any trimester. stillbirth, miscarriage, elective abortion, loss, and bereavement support
We believe you are the person best suited to make decisions about your family. Our goal is to make you feel empowered with each decision you make. Nickel City Doulas you will offer you non-judgmental support, empowerment and security.
Support & Services.
Birth Doula Support Having a doula present for your pregnancy and birth means around the clock, hands on, non-judgmental support. Nickel City Doulas considers it an honor and privilege to be welcomed into your birth space. Our goal is to empower families with the information and resources they seek to better their birth and postpartum experience. We firmly believe that a happy transition into the fourth trimester begins during pregnancy, we do everything we can to encourage and strengthen the bond between mothers, partner, and baby.
Placenta Encapsulation & Art Services
Take advantage of the healing powers your placenta has to offer on your postpartum journey. Don't forget about our Keepsakes and Tinctures! Customize your package with a tincture, umbilical cord keepsake, and beautiful watercolor prints to treasure long after your capsules are gone.
Postpartum Doula Support
The first weeks postpartum are filled with wonder and joy as you marvel at your newborn babe. It can also be an extremely challenging time for new families. Our professional postpartum doula care is here to help you navigate the unknown of this precious time. Duties in our package can include:
Breastfeeding Counseling/Latch And Positioning Help
Understanding Baby Cues.
Diapering and Baby Care.
Resources & Referrals.
Non-judgmental support for family.
Organize the home and nursery.
Screen for postpartum mood disorders.
Sleeping solutions and how to get enough sleep in the first weeks.
Help create a nurturing & quiet environment for the family.
Organizing offers of help from friends and extended family.
Care for baby when parents want to shower, nap, or hang with siblings.
Hands-on education for infant and mama care.
Prepare pump supplies or bottles.
Baby wearing assistance, education, and demonstrations.
Loss, Stillbirth, Abortion & Bereavement
Grieving is a personal and highly individual experience, especially grieving the loss of a child. How you grieve depends on many factors, including your personality and coping style, your life experience, your faith, and the nature of the loss. The grieving process takes time. Healing happens gradually; it can’t be forced or hurried, there is no timetable for grieving. We are here for you, you are not alone.