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Sherry Trowsse

Ottawa Birth- Doula Support & Education

Nepean, ON Service range 50 miles extra fee may apply.

Birth Fee

$1200 to $2000

Postpartum Rate

$35 to $45

Availability Remarks: We support clients as a team and are available to support your family.

Birth Fee

$1200 to $2000

Postpartum Rate

$35 to $45

Birth Doula Experience

10 years

Postpartum Doula Experience

9 years

Birth Doula Certifications

  • Childbirth International (CBI) - Certified Birth Doula

Doula Training

  • Childbirth International, January 2014
  • ProDoula, April 2016

Type of practice: Doula agency owner

Clients per month: 4 to 10 births and 4 to 10 postpartum families

Attends hospital births? All Hospitals

Attends birth center births? All Birth Centers

Attends home births? Any Home Birth

Special Services Offered

  • Abortion support
  • Acupressure
  • Antepartum doula support
  • Baby-led weaning
  • Bereavement doula (pregnancy & infant loss)
  • Birth pool rental
  • Cancer patients and survivors
  • Childbirth education services
  • Cloth diapering education
  • First Aid and CPR
  • Lactation consultant/counselor services
  • Military families support
  • Miscarriage support
  • Parenting consulting
  • Photography - Birth
  • Satellite doula (for remote and rural clients)
  • Sibling support (for your older children at the birth)
  • Surrogates and intended parents
  • TENS units rental
  • Virtual and remote doula support

Relevant volunteer or advocacy work

I am the vice-president of the Ottawa Valley Doula Association.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Fee Details

Please contact me to discuss your needs.

Service Area

Nepean, ON Service range 50 miles extra fee may apply.

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Client Testimonials for Sherry Trowsse

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Tina Lafleur


We chose to hire a doula to help us feel better prepared for the birth of our second child and to help make the experience as positive as possible. After a difficult birth with our first child, we were specifically attracted to the idea that hiring a doula reduced our risk of unecessary interventions during labour and delivery. Sherry's own experiences in childbirth help her relate to and empathize with clients who feel disappointed with their previous birth experiences.

Throughout my pregnancy and into the post-partum period, Sherry was always available to provide support and answers to my questions via email. She established a wonderful relationship in which I felt supported and respected. She always encouraged me to trust in my body and its natural abilities without questioning it. She encouraged me to transfer care providers to ensure I was being followed by a team whose approach better matched my needs. Sherry made her lending library and TENS machine available to us to prepare and handle the early stages of labour.

Given the speed at which my labour progressed, Sherry arrived at the hospital and provided a calming presence to a labour that was well-established. She provided support by ensuring I had food and water as needed, and she stood by my side after delivery when my husband had his turn having skin-to-skin with our baby.

Post delivery Sherry ensured I had the opportunity to debrief on my birth experience. She even lent me items to help with the transition from one child to two, such as a wrap to promote baby-wearing so I can be present with my oldest child.

All-in-all a great experience!

Birth Availability for Sherry Trowsse

= Available. Calendar last updated: 12-01-2023

Postpartum Availability for Sherry Trowsse

= Available. Calendar last updated: 12-01-2023