• Malin Lindberg

    I am originally from Sweden, but have lived in Worcestershire since 2003, and in Worcester since 2005. Although my background is mainly academic (intercultural management), my passion has always been people. After having my children I started to research breastfeeding and to find an outlet for my newly gained knowledge I started to volunteer with the NHS as a peer supporter. As the years went by and I got to listen to the birth stories of the breastfeeding women I thought there was more I could do. I knew many women did not feel supported nor listened to by the Read more [...]

  • Sophie Brigstocke

    I work as a Birth and Postnatal Doula, Breastfeeding Peer Supporter and Baby Massage teacher. I am also a qualified Therapeutic Massage Practitioner, specialising in pregnancy and labour.  I recently won “Doula of the Year” at the MaMa Conference 2017. Along with Florence Etienne-Jackson I run Nurturing Birth training and mentoring doulas, as well as this Directory, helping parents to find the support they need in pregnancy, birth and the early postnatal period. Birth can be a positive, satisfying and empowering experience for women and their partners. Having a baby is the most precious, life-changing time and all too often Read more [...]

  • Alison Grunwald

    I am a Birth and Postnatal doula serving North West London and surrounding areas. It is a great privilege to support new parents as they enlarge their families and help to make the process as smooth as possible. I inform, educate, support physically and emotionally and use my experience from more than 60 births to guide clients and support them in the early weeks. For those who want to breastfeed their babies, I have nearly 40 years of experience. I am a peer breastfeeding supporter in an NHS hospital and have had training from an Internationally Board Certified lactation consultant. Read more [...]

  • Gemma Harvey

    Sussex based Doula covering Uckfield, Lewes, Brighton, Eastbourne, Crowborough,Tunbridge wells and more. I am mother to two lovely boys and have had two very different birth experiences. I understand first hand how important love, compassion, friendship and support is to an empowered birth journey, whether it be baby number 1,2,3 or more. I believe that every mother and every birth should be treated like the important and sacred rite of passage it is. I feel that every mother should be honoured like the goddess she deserves to be at this time, this is why I am dedicated to helping every Read more [...]