What we do

As a collective of full spectrum doulas we are able to offer a range of support services tailored to your needs.

Have a look at the various services we offer, and get in touch if you would like to talk more about how we can support you.

Full Spectrum Doulas

We trust women and their inherent strength to make the best reproductive decisions for themselves, offering witness, companionship, information, resources, advocacy and support across the full spectrum of reproductive experiences.

Indoor resources for all ages

We know this is a trying time for everyone, so we put together some free resources for all ages. If there are any you’d like to see added to the list, or you’re running an online event yourself you’d like to share, email us at hello@greatermanchesterdoulas.com. Family activities A collection of fun songs, complete with… Continue reading Indoor resources for all ages

Birth Doula

Painted Rainbow Mural

As your birth doulas, we will provide continuous support for you and your family throughout your pregnancy, birth and the early days with your newborn.

Virtual birth doula

Initially we weren’t sure about virtual birth doulaing, with one of the tenets of doula support being a physical presence, ready to offer practical help. We have learned that a reassuring presence and a hand held at the right moment can speak volumes and work wonders. We didn’t know if being there virtually could be… Continue reading Virtual birth doula

Postnatal Doula

The first few weeks following the birth of a new arrival is often a bit of an overwhelming whirlwind. As your postnatal doula, we will provide non-judgemental practical and emotionalĀ support for you and your family, helping you to adjust to life with a new baby.

Miscarriage & Stillbirth Support

We offer both emotional and practical support to families experiencing loss. We hope you know that your loss matters and that we can be here to support you through this time and help you through your grieving process.

Traumatic Birth Recovery

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Lauren is trained in a simple but effective 3 step process that neutralises the strong emotions currently associated with the traumatic event so you can keep the narrative of what happened without the overwhelming feelings.

Placenta Encapsulation

The reported benefits of placenta remedies post-birth are wide ranging and Elle can encapsulate your placenta to help you heal after your baby is born.

Abortion Support

As full spectrum doulas our work is not just in supporting planned, positive childbirth experiences, but covers the entire spectrum of pregnancy outcomes, including abortion.

Babywearing Peer Support

Lauren is now a trained Babywearing Peer Supporter, able to support you if you wish to carry your newborn once they are earthside.