We are the Doula Collective of Racine & Kenosha, and we are here for YOU!
What is a Doula?
A Doula can help you have a better birth experience, whether you are planning to give birth in a hospital, birth center, or at home.
While we all have our own separate businesses, we share many of the same values and ideals when it comes to birth. We all have a vision for safer, more satisfying, and evidence based birthing practices moving into the Racine and Kenosha areas.
Gwen is a wife of 30+ years, homeschooling mom, grandmother and certified doula and childbirth educator. She will have supported 100 couples with doula support by mid-2020! Gwen specializes in providing personalized support for her birth doula clients by dialoguing at length with them about their individual desires and preferences to obtain the most positive […]
My love for babies started young. I used to beg my mom to have another baby and would spend every Sunday at church looking for babies to hold. I started babysitting as soon as I could. As I got older my compassion and heart for serving others grew. In high school I became a certified […]
I have been enthralled with all things childbirth for as long as I can remember. With my first pregnancy in 1999, I recall being absolutely amazed by this thing called pregnancy and reading every book I could get my hands on related to it. Following my first birth I was in awe of what I […]
I offer postpartum doula services and on occasion mom-baby help and day-care. My philosophy is that of my birth doula work: you keep your voice, keep your power, and get some sleep, encouragement, and flat-out help. I offer this service days, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. with a minimum of 2 to 4 hours per […]
Ashleigh offers Postpartum Doula Services that include breastfeeding support, emotional support and encouragement, family nurturing, instruction on newborn care, advice on self-care in the postpartum period and light housekeeping to assist new mothers with rest and healing. Postpartum support leads to less postpartum depression, a longer duration of breastfeeding and a smoother transition into parenthood. […]