Laurels
Best Doulas in
Baltimore
2017

Why These Doulas?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored doulas on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analysed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best doulas in Baltimore, MD.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Annapolis Area Doulas

Annapolis Area Doulas is a full service doula agency located in Crofton, Maryland. This agency offers labor doulas, postpartum doulas, and placenta encapsulation. Annapolis Area Doulas renders utmost care in childbirth education, labor, and postpartum doula services. Their doulas possess expertise and experience in epidural support, cesarean birth, multiples births, sleep training, attachment parenting, bottle feeding, breastfeeding support, induction, and more. Annapolis Area Doulas is the premier choice in the greater Annapolis area and throughout the Bay.

Annapolis, MD(433) 333-9820

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Baltimore Birth Services

Paige Barocca, owner and doula of Baltimore Birth Services, is located in Baltimore, MD. Paige is passionate about honoring mothers and their partners as they make the sacred journey to bring their babies earthside. She provides one free consultation to meet, answer questions, and review contract. Paige Barocca conducts two prenatal in-home visits and one postpartum visit within seven days after the birth of your baby. She offers unlimited phone consultations, is available 24/7 via phone, email, and text throughout pregnancy, labor, and postpartum. Paige Barocca is a doula certified through the Birth Arts International.

Baltimore, MD(443) 907-3705

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Baltimore Doulas

Baltimore Doulas is a full service doula agency located in Finksburg, Maryland. Their services include emotional support and guidance, three days of 24-hour care on immediate discharge from the hospital, daytime and overnight care for the newborn, support with newborn nutrition and breastfeeding, and more. Marlene Pettine-Natale, the Baltimore Doulas founder and owner, is a certified birth doula, a certified newborn care specialist, certified lactation consultant, and a certified postpartum doula through DONA.

Finksburg, MD(410) 802-9303

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Cherie Harper Correlli - Baltimore Birth Doula

Cherie Harper Correlli, Baltimore Birth Doula, is located in Baltimore, Maryland (Middle River/White Marsh area). She offers one or two in-person prenatal meetings, and she will be available via email, phone and text for information, discussion, planning, and support during pregnancy. Her birth doula service rates start at $850. Cherie Harper Correlli is a proud member of the Maryland Birth Network, Evidence Based Birth, Improving Birth, Rebogo, and more.

Baltimore, MD(443) 799-4725

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Designed to Birth, LLC

Designed to Birth, LLC is a full service doula agency, established in 2009, and located in Baltimore, Maryland. Designed to Birth, LLC offers prenatal meeting, assistance in creating a birth plan, unlimited phone/email support anytime during pregnancy, labor and postpartum, "on-call" 24/7 status for two weeks prior and two weeks after the estimated due date, and more. Designed to Birth, LLC provides free consultations.

Baltimore, MD(443) 824-0179

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Destination Baby

Destination Baby is a full service doula agency located in Ellicott City, Maryland. They deliver emotional, educational, and physical support. Destination Baby offers placenta encapsulation, fertility massage, prenatal massage and more. Their labor doula services include a complimentary consultation, prenatal visits, continuous labor support, initial postpartum support, Fresh 48 Photography, and two postpartum follow-ups. Destination Baby provides unbiased support before, during, and after birth.

Ellicott City, MD(443) 650-8516

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Doulas of Baltimore, LLC

Doulas of Baltimore, LLC is a doula service company located in Baltimore, Maryland. This full service doula agency carries over 40 years of combined experience. Doulas of Baltimore, LLC offers labor doulas, postpartum doulas, and education classes. They provide the families with doulas and childbirth educators to prepare the couples for birth, support them throughout the process, and help relieve the pressures of being new parents.

Baltimore, MD(443) 414-4476

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Embrace Births

Embrace Births is a full service doula agency located in Baltimore, Maryland. They are serving Baltimore, Annapolis, Frederick, Towson, and the neighboring areas. Embrace Births offers birth and postpartum doula, placenta encapsulation, and Reiki services as well as childbirth education. Their birth doula services include 1-hour initial consultation, two prenatal visits, birth planning consultation, printed visual birth plan, phone and email support, support during labor, and more. Embrace Births is a proud member of the Maryland Birth Network. They are a pregnancy expert for Tinyhood.

Baltimore, MD(443) 470-9250

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Informed Birth Choices

Informed Birth Choices is a full service doula agency located in Catonsville, Maryland. They offer childbirth classes, comfort measures and coping techniques for labor, infant care and breastfeeding, breastfeeding for birth professionals, and doula training. Informed Birth Choices is excited to provide DONA, International approved birth and postpartum doula training. Their doulas are DONA certified. More than 2,000 parents have chosen to take informed childbirth and parenting classes at Informed Birth Choices.

Catonsville, MD(410) 941-9422

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Kat Jacobs

Kat Jacobs is a birth doula located in Baltimore, Maryland. She serves Baltimore, Annapolis, and DC areas. Kat Jacobs is educating, empowering, loving and advocating for families. She specializes in the education and support of a family's informed choice. Kat Jacobs offers a free consultation. Kat Jacobs is experienced and certified.

Baltimore, MD(443) 629-2899

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Maiden Guild Birth Services

Maiden Guild Birth Services is a full service doula agency located in Baltimore, Maryland. They are also serving Maryland, District of Columbia, and Southern Pennsylvania. Maiden Guild Birth Services offers doula support, consultation and preparation services, classes, and workshops. Their doula support services include two prenatal visits, continuous support via phone and email, on-call support beginning at 37 weeks, continuous doula support through labor, birth, and the immediate postpartum period, and more. Their doula, Rachel is a certified birth doula through the Doulas of North America.

Baltimore, MD(716) 418-4791

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Mobtown Doulas LLC

Mobtown Doulas LLC is a full service doula agency located in Baltimore, Maryland. Their services include birth doula support, postpartum doula support, and placenta encapsulation and infusion. Their birth doula support services include an initial interview, a prenatal home visit between 34 and 36 weeks, periodic phone check-ins in the third trimester, and 24/7 on-call availability from 38 weeks. Their client’s care is their professional priority.

Baltimore, MD(410) 394-8865

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Modern Doula Care of Maryland

Modern Doula Care of Maryland is a full service doula agency located in Arnold, Maryland. They specialize in birth support, placenta encapsulation, postpartum care, and birth boot camp. Modern Doula Care of Maryland supports women and their family in all birth settings including hospitals, homes, and birth centers. This doula agency renders personalized birth support through their experienced doulas.

Arnold, MD(410) 440-3886

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My Birth Companion, LLC

My Birth Companion, LLC is a full service doula agency located in Cockeysville, Maryland. My Birth Companion, LLC offers doula services, childbirth classes, and placenta encapsulation. Their birth doula services include one in-person meeting, assistance with birth planning, bed-rest support, on-call services two weeks before and after the estimated due date, labor support, constant presence, and more. Odile H. Penet is their DONA International – Certified Birth Doula.

Cockeysville, MD(443) 739-0113

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New Secrets

New Secrets is a holistic health practice located in Baltimore, Maryland. They offer doula services, private yoga, and more. New Secrets provides emotional and physical support during pregnancy, birth, and postpartum. New Secrets' doula packages include a birth package, postpartum package, night support – postpartum package, sleep relief package, sibling support package, and prenatal yoga package. New Secrets is a member of the E-RYT 200 Yoga Alliance.

Baltimore, MD(443) 470-9419

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Open To Birth

Open To Birth is a full service doula agency located in Baltimore, Maryland. Open To Birth offers mobile maternity massage, continuous labor support, childbirth basics app, and convenient classes. Their $800 doula service includes a prenatal meeting, phone, and email consultation whenever the client needs it, assistance putting together the birth plan, on-call doula for the baby’s birth, a back-up doula, and a postpartum meeting. Kim Ambrose, the founder of Open To Birth, was trained as a Birth Doula through DONA International.

Baltimore, MD(410) 609-4225

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Sunshine Salutations Birth Doula Services

Sunshine Salutations Birth Doula Services is a full service doula agency located in Baltimore, Maryland. Their services include an initial interview, one to two prenatal appointments, constant email/phone contact, an on-call service from 38 weeks, continuous non-medical labor support, initial breastfeeding assistance, and one postpartum visit. Luukia Morin is their DONA certified birth doula. She has been a doula for over eight years.

Baltimore, MD(443) 824-8142

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The Best Birth Possible

The Best Birth Possible is a full service doula agency located in Baltimore, Maryland. They are serving the Greater Baltimore Area, Baltimore County, Harford County, Anne Arundel County, and more. Their services include birth doula, postpartum doula, placenta encapsulation, LaShelle's services, and Natasha's services. Their doula services include an interview, prenatal check-ups in the home, continuous labor support, postpartum, and breastfeeding support. The Best Birth Possible’s initial interview is free.

Abingdon, MD(443) 655-2963

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The Nurturing Root

The Nurturing Root is a full service doula agency located in Baltimore, Maryland. They are proudly serving Baltimore, Annapolis, and other regions throughout Maryland and DC. Their services include placenta encapsulation, placenta tincture, placenta salve, placenta prints, postpartum herbal bath soak, birth doula services, postpartum doula services, and childbirth education. The Nurturing Root provides the mothers and babies the very best postpartum experience.

Baltimore, MD(443) 956-8616

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Wildcat Birth

Wildcat Birth is a full service doula agency located in Baltimore, Maryland. They provide a full-spectrum of doula care services. Wildcat Birth offers birth support, postpartum support, lactation support, and abortion and loss support. Their services include 1-2 prenatal visits, assistance with creating a birth plan, individualized support for the whole family unit, 24/7 on-call support from 36 weeks, and more. Wildcat Birth is a non-profit company.

Baltimore, MD(443) 274-7886

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