Natural Birth Doula | Greenville, SC
It's the moment you've waited for! What now?The happy countdown has begun – and Care for Mom wants the joy you are experiencing right now to continue through each stage to come.
You can get lost in a sea of information
Many newly pregnant women are drowning in anxiety and too nervous to even enjoy their pregnancy. They get overwhelmed thinking about managing life with a newborn. That doesn’t have to be your story. With a Care for Mom doula at your side, you can be comfortable, peaceful, and confident through one of life’s biggest transitions.
Through classes and individual consulting,
we’ll demystify natural birth and help you make decisions about how and where you’d like to give birth.
Premier doula care for pregnancy, birth and beyond
Care for Mom offers a variety of classes and private consultations to equip you for the changes ahead. We help you prepare physically through services such as prenatal massage and support you through unexpected challenges such as extended bed rest.
Your Care for Mom labor doula will be at your side through labor and birth, whether at home, in a birth center, or at a hospital. She is there to serve you and your care partner, offering physical and emotional support and working to give you your ideal birth experience.
As you begin life with a newborn, Care for Mom doulas offer in-home services ranging from breastfeeding support to light housekeeping to infant care. We’ll help you transition beautifully from expectant parent to confident parent.
Find the answer to “What Now?”
Sign up for Pregnancy 101
Congratulations! The first days of knowing you’re pregnant are full of dreaming and planning. When your feet touch the ground, you’re going to need some solid information.Both first-time and experienced parents are welcome to a short overview of pregnancy and birth with doula and birth educator Susan Breisch. In this session, you’ll learn how Care for Mom can help you achieve the best possible birth experience, with services ranging from education and support to prenatal massage and doula care.
This free, 30-minute program is informative and encouraging.
Birthing Confidently Series
Birthing Confidently takes expectant parents through the entire process of preparing for the best, most natural birth for their baby. Our seven-week course will give you the information and confidence you crave as you anticipate the life-changing experiences ahead. We’ll cover topics such as nutrition and exercise during pregnancy, the basics of normal childbirth, labor coping techniques, common labor variations and interventions, breastfeeding, newborn care and postpartum recovery. You’ll be equipped to make the best decisions for yourself and your baby through pregnancy, birth and beyond.
Education and Support Groups
Care for Mom offers a wide range of programs to educate and support expectant moms and new parents. Our free community classes are topics-based and designed to help you understand current issues related to pregnancy and parenting. Our postpartum and breastfeeding support groups provide safe, caring environments to learn and share during a transition that can be both joyful and overwhelming. Our fee-based classes provide in-depth training for you and your partner as you prepare physically, mentally and emotionally for the changes ahead.
25 Years of Combined Experience
Care for Mom is a collective of trained birth and postpartum doulas, a group of women who together offer decades of experience in childbirth education, labor support, and postpartum assistance. We serve expectant and new mothers throughout the Upstate. Our mission is to see that women giving birth in any setting have the best chance of achieving the experience they want and then caring for their newborns with confidence. We are also trained to support families through pregnancy loss or stillbirth.
All Care for Mom doulas are committed to supporting positive birth experiences. But their varying specialties and methods give clients the chance to find a perfect fit for their unique needs.