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Catchin’ Zs and Counting Sheep with Courtney

Catch'n Zs with Courtney

Any parent can feel free to join the call and listen to other parents’ questions to give ideas, share their own sleep questions in the chat, or ask them live.  Conversation will focus primarily on questions about sleep habits, patterns, and adjustments in the first 12 months.  Courtney will also answer toddler sleep questions up to age 3 […]

The Care Crisis in the United States

Caregiver Support

By Courtney Poirier Dear NEDS Village, Last night, I was driving to work and listening to a podcast that really stirred my soul. The topic of the podcast was discussing the care crisis that exists in the United States and the overwhelming burden it is placing on caregivers in our country, mostly women.  We were never intended […]

Ways a Postpartum Doula Can Help You

Newborn Care, Postpartum Doula

Let’s be real. The prospect of having a baby is both joyful and anxiety provoking. Some expecting parents have little to no experience holding a baby, caring for them, or changing a diaper. That’s OK! It’s normal. What’s not necessary is for new parents to have to struggle in the first weeks and months when welcoming their baby home. That’s where hiring a postpartum doula can be a valuable asset to new families.

Why Parents Choose a Trained Postpartum Doula

Newborn Care Doula

When families contact us, sometimes they are asking for a night nurse, night nanny, or an overnight nurse. They hear terms from their friends or family and aren’t really certain what they mean exactly. They have a general understanding that they are looking for an overnight support person who helps with newborn care while the parents get some rest.

Your First Postpartum Doula Visit | FAQs

Newborn Care Expert Boston, MA

What’s the best time for a doula visit?
Congratulations on the long-awaited arrival of your beautiful new family member! We are so excited to share this special moment with you and your family and to help guide you through this amazing transition.