NEW FAMILY FORMATION SUPPORT
Birth Doula Support for Birthing Persons involved in an adoption is available free of charge.
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Navigating new family formation, whether through adoption, surrogacy, or any other way your family grows doesn't come with a road map. As an adoptive mother myself, I'm here to support you as you welcome home your new family member, providing comfort and encouragement.
*Cost should never prevent care. If you are struggling please contact me about collective funds.
What New Family Formation Support is:
Helps prepare parents for homecoming day and the post-homecoming period.
Supports parents with transition and bonding.
Helps formulate coping strategies and grounding exercises.
Checks-in with emotional and physical well-being, offers referrals if necessary.
Creates space for parents' self-care.
What New Family Formation Support is not:
Serve as a legal representative or liaison.
Act as a licensed lactation consultant.
Provide professional mental health services.
Impose opinions about your experience.
Unlimited text and email support leading up to homecoming.
Three 90 minute in-home post-placement visits.
One in-person 90 minute pre-homecoming visits.
In-person support on the day of homecoming.
Digital support options available.