A woman in a birthing pool holds her new born baby, her eyes are closed and she is kissing its forehead tenderly. The baby is wearing a stripy knitted hat.

The Nurturing Birth Directory lists birth and postnatal doulas throughout the UK and around the world.

Find the right doula for you, to support you through your pregnancy, birth and postnatal period. Find a doula who is local, respected, informed, supportive and non-judgmental.

All Nurturing Birth doulas have completed our approved preparation course and adhere to the Nurturing Birth code of ethics.

Most Nurturing Birth doulas have completed or are undertaking mentoring with an experienced doula mentor.

The Nurturing Birth Directory helped me find the perfect doula – someone local with superior knowledge of the maternity services and my options. I couldn’t be more grateful.
Emma, Birmingham, UK

From our blog

Your Birth Plan – a video blog

Sophie chats about birth plans after reading two very differing opinions about them recently.  What are your thoughts about birth plans - a good or a bad thing?  Does you feel that your birth plan empowers you to consider your options, or create unrealistic...

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