Postpartum Services

Whether you need someone to hold your baby while you shower or sleep, someone to show you how to grocery shop with your brand new tank-of-a-stroller or simply someone to talk to about your experiences as new parents, I am with you to help your new family flourish. While the specific tasks each day will depend on your priorities, I will help you gain the confidence you need during this fun, but anxiety-filled transitional time. Services include, but aren’t limited to:
 

  • Assistance in understanding and reading your baby’s cues for feeding and sleeping
  • Assistance with breastfeeding, pumping, and bottle feeding
  • Connections to local parents’ groups, classes, community etc.
  • Babywearing education
  • Assistance with maternal postnatal care after vaginal or c-section delivery
  • Postpartum depression screening and referrals, where necessary
  • Aid in finding a nanny, pediatrician, daycare etc.
  • Support overnight

Support for the new parents


  • Screening phone calls and visitors
  • Help getting organized and establishing routines
  • Bris or naming event planning support
  • Meal preparation for family
  • Light housekeeping
  • Sibling care

Support for the family


  • Diapering (cloth or disposable)
  • Bathing
  • Umbilical cord care
  • Circumcision recovery care
  • Soothing and swaddling techniques
  • Infant massage

 

Support for the new baby