Costs and other services


Below you'll find more about the packages and different options of support I offer, and associated costs.

If funding is a concern for you, please check below for my notes on pricing and my Different Ways to Afford a Doula downloadable.

Fertile You

Fertility Doula support

This can be a phone call, a video call, an in person session or even a walk together! Our session is bespoke to you and your needs, and it will include:

  • Emotional support while you process the various emotions and thoughts that you may be experiencing
  • Active listening
  • Signposting to further resources and information as appropriate and according to your needs
  • Support in finding the options that feel right to you

Click here, if you'd like to know more about the Fertility Doula support that I offer.

£20 per hour




Prenatal You and Your Birth

Prenatal support only

Prenatal consultation

  • 1h prenatal phone or video call to answer your questions about pregnancy and birth
  • Signposting to further resources and support as appropriate and according to what we discussed during our call
  • Supporting in preparing your birth preferences/birth plan

£20



Prenatal & Birth Packages

Your Birth Package

  • At least 2 prenatal sessions (to get to know each other and start shaping your birth intentions)
  • Phone and email support during pregnancy (to answer any questions niggling at you)
  • Loan of books and signposting to resources as required, tailored to your interests, to ensure you have all the information you need to feel confident and prepared
  • On call for 2 weeks before and 2 weeks after your estimated date of birth (and that means 24/7 – I mean it!)
  • Loan of TENS machine
  • Support during the entire birth
  • At least 1 postnatal visit

£750

(paid in installments)

Remote Birth Doula Support

If you're not in Scotland and you haven't found a doula local to you, you may perhaps wish to explore having remote birth doula support. This would include:

  • At least 2 prenatal video calls (to get to know each other and start shaping your birth intentions).
  • Phone and email support during pregnancy (to answer any questions niggling at you)
  • Signposting to resources as required, tailored to your interests, to ensure you have all the information you need to feel confident and prepared
  • On call for 2 weeks before and 2 weeks after your estimated date of birth (and that means 24/7 – I mean it!)
  • Online support during the entire birth, by instant messaging, phone calls or video calls, including continuous video call streaming if wished.
  • At least 1 online postnatal video call

£650

(paid in installments)

If remote birth doula support is something you may be interested it, please feel free to get in touch to discuss how this works.


Other prenatal services

TENS Machine Hire


You can hire a TENS machine from me. This includes:

  • Hiring the machine for a period of 4 weeks (2 weeks before, and 2 weeks after) around your estimated due date
  • A new set of pads
  • Spare batteries


£25

Birth Pool Hire


You can hire a birth pool from me. This includes:

  • Hiring an inflatable birth pool for a period of 4 weeks (2 weeks before, and 2 weeks after) around your estimated due date
  • 1 full birth pool kit with everything you'll need to use the birth pool


£100

Mother Blessings

A beautiful celebration of you and your bump, by gathering around you your female friends and family to pamper, nurture and support you, the mum to be!

… and basically to have a lovely, bespoke time celebrating you!

Click here, if you'd like to know more about mother blessings.


Starts at £60

Eco Baby Shower

An opportunity to celebrate your pregnancy and this time in your life, in a fun – but sustainable and ethical – way that is bespoke to you!

This may include:

  • Cake!
  • Games and fun
  • Zero-waste gifts-giving



Starts at £60




Postnatal You

Regardless of whether or not I’m your birth doula, I’m always happy to support you and your baby in those first few weeks (or months).

Postnatal support may include (but it’s not limited to):

  • Debriefing your birth story
  • Support with feeding
  • Cooking and baking for you and your family
  • Watching over your baby while you get some sleep
  • Looking after siblings
  • Pointing you in the direction of useful information

You can read more about the postnatal support I offer here.

Each postnatal visit is charged at a rate of £15 per hour, with the minimum duration per visit being 2 hours.


A couple of notes on pricing

  • Travel and parking expenses may be charged separately depending on location.

  • If finance is a concern for you, it would still be an honour to meet you, and I’d be happy to discuss your particular circumstances. Concessions and payment schemes are available :)

Different ways to afford a doula


For some families, hiring a doula may be unaffordable or seem like an unnecessary expense.

With this in mind, I've put together a wee document with a few suggestions on how to make doula support more accessible.

Simply insert your email address below, and I'll send you your (no-obligation) downloadable - and I promise not to spam you or contact you about anything else!

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