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el lee

moon gather births

Oakland, CA Service range 8 miles Mile range is mildly flexible

8182191169

http://www.moongather.org

Birth Fee

$0 to $5000

Postpartum Rate

$0 to $100

Birth Fee

$0 to $5000

Postpartum Rate

$0 to $100


Birth Doula Experience

3 years and 4 births attended

Postpartum Doula Experience

3 years and 10 families served


Doula Training

  • Self-trained, February 2018

Type of practice: Other

Clients per month: 1 births and 1 postpartum families

Postpartum limits/restrictions: i value slow relationship building in my role to you as a full-spectrum doula. for this reason, i work slowly, intentionally, and together with you over time to set up a meaningful, communicative, and well rounded relationship, and will only take one birth at a time so that i can show up for you fully and well resourced.

Attends hospital births? All Hospitals

Attends birth center births? All Birth Centers

Attends home births? Any Home Birth


College Education

BA/BS


Special Services Offered

  • Abortion support
  • Antepartum doula support
  • Belly casting
  • Bereavement doula (pregnancy & infant loss)
  • Birth counseling for survivors of childhood sexual abuse
  • Placenta encapsulation
  • Prenatal or postnatal massage

Relevant volunteer or advocacy work

my name is el lee and i am a full spectrum doula & birthworker based in the Bay Area. i am certified and trained through Roots of Labor Birth Collective and offer services aligning with their values of decolonial medicine and collective healing. it is my deep belief, rooted in my identity as a a queer, trans, chinese daughter of migrants that every body has the ability to foster a womb and access creation. i am affirming of both life and death, and the autonomy of full consent. i am present to accompany and advocate for you through transition in order to improve the outcome of your care, birth, abortion, or otherwise. my practice is queer, Person of Color, and access centered. i am an organizing member of Roots of Labor Birth Collective in Oakland, CA, through which i was primarily trained as a Full Spectrum Doula and birth advocate. i have also been trained and involved in QTPOC Birthwerq Project in Seattle, WA, as well as Frontline Medics, a community-based emergency response team, Ancestral Apothecary, an herbal school in Oakland, CA, and Lyon-Martin Health Services/Women's Community Clinic in San Francisco, CA as a Medical Assistant.

Fee Details

my services will always be sliding scale, in order to center families which would not otherwise have access to doula services. if you identify as white or someone with generational wealth, my ask is for you to pay for the full cost of my services, $1600.

Oakland, CA Service range 8 miles Mile range is mildly flexible

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Birth Availability for el lee

= Available. Calendar last updated: 12-03-2019

Postpartum Availability for el lee

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