For The Village provides free doula services to all families in San Diego County area with an emphasis on marginalized groups, such as people of color, LGBTQIA and low income families. As reproductive justice advocates, we have also joined the movement to improve black maternal health outcomes by not only providing doula support but also providing education to support, educate and empower the community!
What are the benefits of having a doula?
- Continuous support
- Shorter labor
- Lower levels of fear and anxiety
- Lower Cesarean Section rates
- More successful breastfeeding
- Less postpartum depression
- And more!