Omaha Newborn Postpartum Doula

Newborn & Postpartum

With support from Heartland Doulas you can enjoy your journey into parenthood with a trained and experienced professional doula as your guide. Think of us as the instruction manual every baby should come with. We work side by side with you to get to know your baby - or babies - and recognize their individual needs and cues. By sharing evidence-base knowledge and expert demonstrations, we can help boost your parenting confidence and build your skill set to empower you to be the parent you desire to be. Available for both days and nights to provide extra hands-on physical and emotional support.

The postpartum period can be challenging and awe-inspiring all at once. Research     evidence shows that the quality services of a postpartum doula can - reduce the        risk of mood disorders, recover from birth with greater ease, is more likely to            have a successful breastfeeding experience, pump more milk, facilitate                        bonding between baby and parents, increase parent's confidence in their                   parenting skills and get more sleep.

Why use a postpartum doula?

Omaha Newborn Postpartum Doula

What Does a Postpartum Doula Do?

  • Provide emotional support and education: help with Mom's adjustment in the postpartum period, including; temperament changes, the baby blues, and postpartum depression.

  • Baby care, including but not limited to: help with soothing, swaddling, feeding, diapering, bathing, learning your babies hunger cues, deciphering different cries, and cord care.

  • Assistance with all aspects of feeding: breastfeeding support, safe formula preparation, bottle prep and cleaning.

  • Extra help with multiples

  • Nursery organization

  • Errands, grocery shopping, etc.

  • Light meal preparation 

  • Time management and scheduling (for Mom or baby)

  • Household organization, light housework, laundry help

  • Babywearing education

  • Sibling & pet adjustment 

  • Community Resources and Referrals

  • Help prepare for the transition back to the workplace

                                       ...And much more.

Omaha Doula Newborn Care

 Military, teen parent and single parent discounts are available.