Birth Doula Support

The team at the Harmony Doula Group is comprised of certified birth doulas, postpartum doulas, midwife assistants, childbirth educators, and lactation educators, together having over 40 years of experience supporting families through childbirth. Read more about us on our Harmony Doula Group team page. We are located conveniently near the Altamont foothills and are able to assist moms throughout the East Bay, LaMorInda corridor, Tri-Valley, Delta Valley, and parts of the Central Valley.

The Harmony Doula Group offers Birth Doula Support to anyone choosing to delivering their babies in hospital settings, birth centers, or at home.

Because we understand that the needs of birthing people vary according to each person's own experience and desires, we offer a wide variety of packages and services. If there is something you would like to include in a package that you do not see listed here, please let us know and we will see if we can incorporate it.

The Minimalist - $1500
for any previous client of Harmony Doula Group team members whose previous labor(s) were quick and uncomplicated (less than 12 hours from start to finish) that is expecting an even shorter labor or for those having a scheduled cesarean
Includes:
  • Phone consultation
  • Online birth plan counseling
  • Unlimited phone/text/email support in pregnancy and early labor
  • Up to 8 hours of in-person labor support ($50 an hour thereafter, capping at $2500)
  • Phone check-in at 24-36 hours postpartum

The Basics - $1900
for anyone who has previously given birth and only needs a refresher, or for first timers who have already taken a comprehensive childbirth education course
Includes:
  • Initial Consult with 1-2 of our team members
  • One office visit for birth plan counseling with 1-2 of our team members
  • Unlimited phone/text/email support in pregnancy and early labor
  • Up to 12 hours of in-person labor support ($50 an hour thereafter, capping at $2500)
  • Phone check-in at 24-36 hours postpartum
  • One 1-hr postpartum visit, with birth story time line and discussion

The Essentials - $2200
for anyone who wants more preparation and education for themselves and/or their partner about birth, their choices and options, comfort and relaxation methods

Our most popular package!

Includes:

  • Initial Consult with 1-2 of our team members
  • Three 2-hr prenatal office visits for comprehensive childbirth education with relaxation/comfort measures, partner communication, and birth plan counseling
  • Unlimited phone/text/email support in pregnancy and early labor
  • Up to 18 hours of in-person labor support ($50 an hour thereafter, capping at $2500)
  • Phone check-in at 24-36 hours postpartum
  • One 1-hr postpartum visit, with birth story time line and discussion

Essentials Plus - $2500 (A $390 savings!)
for anyone who wants a flexible labor support package and additional postpartum support
Includes:
  • Initial Consult with 1-2 of our team members
  • Three 2-hr prenatal office visits for comprehensive childbirth education with relaxation/comfort measures, partner communication, and birth plan counseling
  • Breastfeeding class
  • Newborn care class
  • Unlimited phone/text/email support in pregnancy and early labor
  • In-person check-ins in early labor if desired
  • Unlimited in-person labor support
  • Phone check-in at 24-36 hours postpartum
  • One 2-hr postpartum visit, with birth story time line and discussion, and breastfeeding support
  • One 4-hr daytime postpartum doula support visit

The Works - $5000 (A $415 savings!)
for anyone who wants a flexible labor support package and extended postpartum support.
Includes:
  • Initial Consult with 1-2 of our team members
  • Three 2-hr prenatal office visits for comprehensive childbirth education with relaxation/comfort measures, partner communication, and birth plan counseling
  • Breastfeeding class
  • Newborn care class
  • Unlimited phone/text/email support in pregnancy and early labor
  • In-person check-ins in early labor if desired
  • Unlimited in-person labor support
  • Phone check-in at 24-36 hours postpartum
  • One 2-hr postpartum visit, with birth story time line and discussion, and breastfeeding support
  • Three 3-hr daytime postpartum doula support sessions in the first 2 weeks
  • Two 8-hr overnight postpartum doula stays each week for the first 4 weeks postpartum

Birth doula support for every labor includes the following:

Birth doula support does not include the performance of clinical tasks such as blood pressure, fetal heart checks or vaginal exams. It is outside our scope of practice to make decisions for you, speak on your behalf to the medical staff concerning your care, or interfering with your birth partner(s) during labor and birth.


(408) 391-7797
team@harmonydoula.com



Package Add-Ons

  • Upgrade from office visits to in-home prenatal visits: $150
  • Reserve our birth stool: + $40
  • Add placenta processing: + $225-315
  • Add lactation support: +$50 per hour in office/$75 per hour for home visits.
  • Add postpartum support hours: +$40-50 per hour
  • Add New Mama Postpartum Coaching (5 hours of phone, email, and text support):
  • Add herbal pregnancy or postpartum tea (20-30 servings): +$7.50 each
  • Add sitz bath herbs: +$12.50
  • Add New Mom Welcome Basket, includes herbal tea and sitz bath, uplifting aromatherapy massage oil, and nipple cream: +$50
  • Add aromatherapy consult and customized blend: Blend price varies by content
  • Add stand alone classes (choose from: Pregnancy Self-Care, Acupressure Comfort Measures, Mindfulness for Labor, VBAC Preparation, Breastfeeding, Postpartum Self-Care, or Newborn Care): $50 each
  • Upgrade to Bradley Birth Classes with Susan: +$350

Package Discounts

  • Repeat client choosing the Essentials or Essentials Plus Package but wanting only one prenatal visit: -10%
  • Homebirth discount: -10%
  • If you are a birth mother planning an adoption or are the partner of an active military member who will be deployed during the time your baby is due, please contact us about special reduced rates.

**Travel of up to 200 miles total is included in the above packages. A small travel fee may be added for travel over 200 miles and for any bridge tolls or parking fees.

**Extended and flexible payment plans are available.

Service area:

Hospitals: Birth Centers: Home Births:

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