Doula Investment

Hiring a doula is actually a pretty good deal when you consider all that you get. If you’re interested in hiring a doula, please be in touch – I’m happy to sit down for a consult at no charge – I enjoy talking to folks who are in the place you are in your lives, whether you choose to hire me or not.

My base fee includes….

Up to 20+hrs of prenatal care:
*two prenatal meetings 1.5-2hrs in length
*an invite to a monthly prenatal group with other families who have hired doulas
*access to the Madison Doula Collective’s birth/breastfeeding/nb care library of books and videos
*assistance creating a birth plan/preferences sheet
*24hr phone on-call from the moment you hire me
*round-the-clock on-call time from 38 weeks until you have your babe (and reliable qualified backup from the time of hire onward)

Unlimited labor support:
*hands-on early labor support if needed
*continuous active labor support – including informational, emotional, and physical support at home and/or at the hospital
*amazing backup from the ladies of Madison Doula Collective

Up to 7hrs of postpartum care:
*two hours of immediate post-partum support, including assistance with breastfeeding
*optional add-on of immediate newborn photography services (investment begins at $300)
*a one hour post-partum visit sometime in the 36hrs after babe is born
*a longer post-partum visit at your leisure, anytime in the future
*an invite back to the MDC group prenatal to share your birth story

For for first-time clients: $1200
Please contact me for fee info if you’re a repeat client or planning a homebirth.


Many clients choose to add on photography services. If you’d like to me to document the moments when you first meet your babe, consider one of my doula & photography packages:

*Doula Services (as outlined above)
*Optional DoubleUp Doula Care – a novice doula will be there with extra hands so I have an opportunity to more fully photograph your journey
*Labor, Birth, & Bitty48 Photography (photos taken during labor, birth, immediate postpartum, as well as at the 24-36hr visit; includes 100-150 digital files)
*1-2hr Newborn Photography Session (includes session and 20-30 digital files)
*Custom heirloom album

*Doula Services (as outlined above)
*Labor, Birth, & Immediate Postpartum Photography (photos taken during labor & birth when possible, as well as in the immediate postpartum period; includes 75-100 digital files)

*Doula Services (as outlined above)
*Bitty48 Photography (photos taken directly after the birth; 10 digital files included)


June/July/August – limited availability, please contact for more info
September onward – please check out Lumos Doula Services for doula care from September forward!