Doula Services

COVID-19 UPDATE: virtual support package – see details below

In-person doula support now available for homebirths, birth centers, George Washington Hospital, INOVA hospitals and Virginia Hospital Center.

DC Birth Doulas will help you get the information you need to make informed and confident decisions throughout your pregnancy and birth. We work together with your support team to provide emotional support and physical comfort measures to help you have the best birth possible.

Standard Birth Doula Service Package


Prenatal Support

You will meet with a doula in your home between 32-35 weeks to discuss your birth preferences, address concerns and answer questions. You also have unlimited email and phone support throughout your pregnancy.


Birth Support

We will provide phone and/or in-person support during early labor, in-person continuous labor support in your home and/or at the hospital during active labor and delivery and help with initial breastfeeding, if desired.


Postpartum Support

The doula that attends your birth will visit you in your home to answer questions about postpartum recovery and infant feeding, provide additional resources, and to review your birth.


Virtual Birth Doula Service Package

Meet Your Team

Covid-19 Update: Virtual Meet the Doulas

We have four doula teams ready to support you, depending on where you live and where you are giving birth. All of our doulas have foundational instruction as professional birth doulas in addition to advanced birth-related skills training. All team members also continue to attend monthly company wide in-service educational workshops. It is our privilege to provide you with the highest quality support in the DMV area. Please REGISTER for a FREE Meet the Doulas event below.


DCBD Central: The District

DCBD East: Maryland

DCBD South: Virginia

Maryland East Team Service Area

Service Area: Adelphi, Annapolis, Bladensburg, Bowie, Burtonsville, College Park, Columbia, Crofton, Glen Burnie, Greenbelt, Hyattsville, Largo, Laurel, Olney, Tacoma Park

Hospitals: Anne Arundel Hospital, Holy Cross Silver Spring, Howard County General Hospital, Maryland Capital Regional Health Hospital, Medstar Harbor Hospital, Medstar Montgomery Medical Center, Sibley Hospital, University of Maryland Capital Region Medical Center Prince George’s County, Laurel Hospital

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