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Julie Lafontaine

The Birth Nest

Phone: 9053288287

Birth Fee: $250 to $1175

Postpartum Rate: $25 to $40

Fee Details: I have a lot of experience with many different kinds of births (home, hospital, C-section, v-bac, water birth, surrogacy). I give of myself fully the during the entire birth. I specialize in making your birth the most beautiful birth that it can be. Prenatal visits are provided in home. Working as a team toward the common goal of the best birth possible is key. Ensuring that the birthing woman and her rights are respected is extremely important to me. I specializes in fostering healthy relationships, communication and openness. We offer prenatal, labour & delivery and post partum services as well as birth tub rentals.

Birth Doula Experience: 2 years and 17 births attended

Postpartum Doula Experience: 1 years and 4 families served

Doula Training

Not Specified

Type of Practice: Partnership with 1 other doula

Clients per Month: 2 to 4 births and 2 to 4 postpartum families

Attends hospital births? All Hospitals
My role is to be part of the team of professionals working together to make the birth experience the best that it can be.
Attends birth center births? All Birth Centers
Attends home births? Any Home Birth
I have personal experience in this area. Two of my children were born at home, one in water and one delivered myself. As well as a surrogate baby delivered at home. I have multiple home births as a doula. I try to create with the parents the most beautiful birth experience possible.

Other Relevant Certifications

  • Social Services Worker

Specialized training or previous experience

  • Addiction Recovery
  • Adoption
  • Domestic Violence
  • Home Birth
  • Induced and high medical technology labor & birth
  • Prematurity
  • Single parents
  • Surrogacy
  • Survivors of childhood sexual abuse
  • Teens
  • Twins
  • VBAC
  • Waterbirth

Special Services Offered

  • American Red Cross First Aid and CPR
  • Antepartum doula
  • Aromatherapy
  • Belly casting
  • Bereavement doula (pregnancy & infant loss)
  • Birth counseling for survivors of childhood sexual abuse
  • Birth Pool rental
  • Childbirth Education Services
  • End of Life Doula Services
  • Miscarriage Support (Before, During or After)
  • Mother blessing celebrations
  • Parenting consulting
  • Pregnancy, birth and/or newborn photography
  • Satellite Doula (For remote and rural clients)
  • Sibling support (for your older children at the birth)
  • Surrogates and intended parents
  • Therapist or counselor

Languages spoken: French and English

Service Area Map

Area of practice: Port Colborne, ON
Travel Range: 100 Miles

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