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Candice Ward

Sweetest Nectar LLC


Phone: 6362063652

Postpartum Rate: $30 to $40

Fee Details: Your first consult is FREE!!! Postpartum doula services are $30/hr with a minimum of 4hrs per visit. Overnight stay is $35/hr with a minimum 8hrs per visit. Services include: Newborn care, Mom care, Assistance with NICU infant*, Encouragement, Light cleaning/laundry, Light meal prep, Sibling assistance, Non-judgmental support, Light errands, Help with emotional and physical recovery after birth, Family adjustment, Baby soothing techniques, Breastfeeding or Bottle feeding, Babywearing Daytime assistance, Overnight assistance, Home Organization, and more. Providing antepartum and postpartum doula services to families. Meal prep is available during pregnancy without doula services for separate hourly fee. Doula service for multiples is a $40/hr fee for day or night care.

Postpartum Doula Experience: 1 years

Doula Training

  • DONA International, February 2018
Type of Practice: Solo practice

Clients per Month: 2 to 4

Postpartum limits/restrictions: I provide day and evening assistance during pregnancy and the postpartum period. I work weekends, holidays, early mornings, evenings, and overnight. If you need to arrange services outside of my normal schedule, please call for availability. Notify if you have pets. You can schedule appointments online through

Breastfeeding Certifications

  • Certified Lactation Counselor (The Center for Breastfeeding)
  • IBCLC Lactation Consultant
  • WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor

Specialized training or previous experience

  • Adoption
  • Domestic Violence
  • High risk
  • Multiples
  • Over 40
  • Plus size mothers
  • Postpartum mood disorders
  • Prematurity
  • Single parents
  • Surrogacy
  • Teens
  • Twins
  • Women and Families of Color

Special Services Offered

  • American Red Cross First Aid and CPR
  • Antepartum doula
  • Aromatherapy
  • Baby-led weaning
  • Belly binding
  • Breastfeeding Consultant Services
  • Cancer patients and survivors
  • Military families
  • Miscarriage Support (Before, During or After)
  • Mother Roasting
  • Parenting consulting
  • Reduced rates for women considering adoption
  • Satellite Doula (For remote and rural clients)
  • Sibling support (for your older children at the birth)
  • Surrogates and intended parents

Relevant volunteer or advocacy work

Community advocate for decreasing infant and maternal mortality , Certified Community Health Worker (CHW), Perineal and Postpartum Doula Training through Jamaa Birth Village, Member of St. Louis Doulas of Color Collective, Member of BJH Steering Committee during the Barnes Jewish Hospital Baby Friendly Hospital process. Over 9 yrs of lactation support to families in clinic, home, and hospital setting.

Languages spoken: English

Postpartum Availability for Candice Ward

= Available. Calendar last updated: 10/21/2019 8:26:41 AM