Postpartum Support

Postpartum women and their families have very unique needs and meeting those needs is incredibly important for their recovery, a healthy transition and for overall family wellness. At Belly Bloom, the intention is to be there for the family in many ways, supporting them unconditionally as they incorporate rest, bonding, self-care, warmth, health & healing into their transition to new parenthood. We offer two different postpartum packages and also provide hourly support.

sunflower Sunflower Hours ~ $25.00/hour

This is hourly support for new families and parents are welcome to schedule any number of postpartum visits, whether it is one or 25 and beyond as either 3-hour or 4-hour shifts. Postpartum doula services can include;

  • Birth story listening
  • Support with breastfeeding/infant feeding
  • Support with babywearing
  • Support with infant care
  • Support with laundry, dishes, tidying & cleaning
  • Meal & snack preparation
  • Support with supervision of older siblings &/or an opportunity to have one-on-one time with older siblings
  • Emotional support & a compassionate listening ear
  • Support with rest & recovery. True mothering of the mother.
  • A cup of tea, fresh flowers, a warm meal & a chance to take a bath and a nap
  • Support in recognizing initial signs & symptoms of postpartum mood disorders 
  • Referrals to appropriate professionals if needed

Postpartum Packages

Our postpartum packages include all aspects of hourly postpartum care & the sunflower hours… and a little extra.

rosemaryRosemary Package ~ $175.00

Welcoming new families home, this package is ideal for that first day home from the hospital or the day following a home birth. Your doula will come to your home for a 4-hour visit and set you up well for rest, recovery & healing. She will ensure you have everything you need within arms reach and are pampered with nutritious food, warm drinks & a traditional mother massage with a Mexican Rebozo to help relax you and release tense muscles and ligaments. She is available to support you with all aspects of your recovery & to listen wholeheartedly to your birth story too. This package includes all aspects of hourly postpartum care and also a basket of homemade & healthy baked goods.

sageSage Package ~ $225.00

For mama’s feeling overwhelmed, exhausted & just wanting to hit pause, this package gives you a ‘doula for a day’ and goes a very long way. Your doula will come to your home for a 6-hour visit and give you the opportunity to rest and reset. She will ensure you are pampered with nutritious food, warm drinks & a traditional mother massage with a Mexican Rebozo to help relax you and release tense muscles and ligaments. She will send you to bed & as you rest, she will clean your home & care for your children. When she leaves you for the day she will leave behind a healthy homecooked dinner & your mama heart a little more peaceful. This package includes all aspects of hourly postpartum care and also all ingredients for your homecooked meal and a basket of homemade & healthy baked goods.

Choose the package or service that is right for your family & for YOUR birth & postpartum experience. Have a budget for something a little bit more or a little bit less? Connect with us to discuss other options or to create your own package.