Best Doulas in Baltimore

Why These Doulas?

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

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

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

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Read more about our selection process

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


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 21048


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 21220


Compassionate Doula Services

Compassionate Doula Services services clients in Baltimore. It is owned by Keauna Tibbs. She established the maternal-child support business to help women who have just given birth cope with postpartum and to provide emotional and physical support as well. Moreover, she made it her mission to enable new mothers to heal properly and rest so they can bond with their babies immediately. Her services include newborn care, lactation support, antepartum doula support, and postpartum doula support.

2945 Emmorton Road
Abingdon, MD 21009

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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


DMV Birth Doulas, LLC

DMV Birth Doulas LLC is a Black-owned full-spectrum doula business serving the Baltimore metro area. It offers a wide range of services, including family planning, childbirth education, prenatal counseling, belly binding, and placenta encapsulation. Practitioners at DMV Birth Doulas have more than 25 years of combined experience with plus-size births, VBACs, twins and multiples as well as IVF/IUI couples. Comprehensive doula support covers the entirety of pregnancy, unlimited labor and birth support, and postpartum care.

500 Academy Avenue
Owings Mills, MD 21117

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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 21210


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 21211


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


Maryland Birth Services, LLC

Maryland Birth Services, LLC is an Abingdon-based company that provides doula services to clients in Baltimore and nearby areas. It offers services in all stages of pregnancy, labor and delivery, and postpartum. The doulas at Maryland Birth Services, LLC also provide support to women, couples, and families who deal with matters concerning family support, sleep guidance and breastfeeding. Maryland Birth Services, LLC also offers childbirth classes, such as comfort in birth, birth refresher, newborn care, and VBAC classes.

PO Box 1391
Abingdon, MD 21009

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Maryland State Doulas

Maryland State Doulas is a birth support practice that serves clients in the Baltimore area. The firm's trained professionals care for pregnant clients via prenatal visits. They develop personalized birth plans and are virtually accessible at all times. The doulas support mothers during labor and delivery, including the transfer from home to the hospital or birth center. Additionally, Maryland State Doulas provides postpartum and lactation support after delivery. The practice also offers prenatal classes and newborn photography.

Crofton, MD 21114


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 21012


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 21212


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 21211


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