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1,929 doulas are listed on Care.com

The average rate is $23/hr as of February 2024

The average star rating for doulas is 4.8

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Amy G.


Herndon, VA

$32-45/hr10 yrs exp

Experienced Nanny / Babysitter/ Doula / Newborn Care Specialist Excited To Meet Your Family!

Hired by 25 families in your neighborhood

Hi! My name is Amy! I'm very passionate about working with young children (0-5)! I enjoy engaging children in developmentally appropriate activities and taking them outside to play! Arts and crafts & sensory bins are fun to do on rainy days, or not so rainy days too! I have my bachelors degree in child and family development,...
Amy can also help with: Carpooling, Light cleaning, Travel
Skills:

Special Needs Care

CPR

First Aid

Recent review:

5.0
yes yes and yes to all questions. Amy was on point and also a baby whisperer. Thank you

Michael A.

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Allison F.


Leesburg, VA

$35/hr6 yrs exp

Pediatric Sleep Consultant, Newborn Care Specialist, Postpartum Doula And Short Term Nannying.

I am a Newborn Care Specialist and Pediatric Sleep Consultant . From a young age I always new that I would be in a field with children. I graduated with an education degree I have 8+ years of experience from teaching in a classroom, working as an educator in a daycare setting, being a nanny and now newborn care.
Skills:

CPR

Special Needs Care

First Aid

Recent review:

5.0
Allison is a genuine sweetheart and a dependable caretaker! I'm a mother of three boys so it can get pretty hectic at home. She has always been on time, and attentive to their needs. She is an excellent communicator which helps when the boys get into a disagreement...

thea M.

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Kayla H.


Ashburn, VA

$23/hr10 yrs exp

Hired by 4 families in your neighborhood

Hello families, My name is Kayla. I am 29 years old , and I am a career nanny and a holistic fertility/birth doula . I am also a mother to an almost 3-year-old beautiful baby girl . I have 15 years of experience nannying/ babysitting multiple families from newborn age, starting at 6 weeks to 10 years old. I even have...
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

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Shyra T.


Lawrenceville, GA

$15-20/hr7 yrs exp

Awesome Babysitter Who Loves To Have Fun!!

Hired by 7 families in your neighborhood

I'm Shyra and your new baby sitter! I've babysat since I was 16 and I've worked with all age groups for 6 years in a daycare setting. I have my CDA credentials as well (currently working on my TCC and Doula certifications). I love kids, it's always an adventure with them. They teach me just as much as I teach them. I can work...
Shyra can also help with: Light cleaning, Carpooling, Travel, Grocery shopping
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

Recent review:

5.0
Shyra watched my three boys ages 2,6 and 8. She was very responsive through the interview process. She was punctual and the kids enjoyed having her around. The moment she left they asked when she could come back to play. I would definitely recommend her !

Nykyta A.

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Elaine B.


Washington, DC

$33-60/hr10 yrs exp

Newborn Care Specialist, Nanny, Babysitter, Doula

Hired by 10 families in your neighborhood

Hello everyone! My name is Elaine, I am 32yo and I've been working with kids for over 10 years. I am a newborn care specialist and I do enjoy working with kids, they are amazing. I am responsible, dependable, patient, organized, smart, open minded, loving, caring, funny, and I am gonna treat your babies with as much love and...
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

Recent review:

5.0
I highly recommend Carol for baby care and night nursing! She was our night nurse the first few weeks our baby was born. Carol was so observant and attentive with our daughter and took amazing car of her. She is highly specialized in newborn care, and I’ve learned...

Lauren M.

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Jillian J.


Atlanta, GA

$20-35/hr9 yrs exp

Doula, Overnight, Date Night Nanny

Hired by 9 families in your neighborhood

Hi! My name is Jill, and I currently live in the Sandy Springs/Dunwoody area. I do not have any kids myself; yet! However I do have twin god children that are now 9 years old and I've been actively in their life since they're born. I did have a full time job as a Regional Manager in the healthcare field. However a few years ago...
Jillian can also help with: Travel, Light cleaning, Carpooling
Skills:

First Aid

Special Needs Care

CPR

Recent review:

5.0
Awesome job with my newborn son. We were finally able to go on a date night!

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Mary R.


San Antonio, TX

$21-35/hr9 yrs exp

Birth Doula, Postpartum Doula, Newborn Care Specialist (Sitting Upon Request!)

Hired by 14 families in your neighborhood

I'm a professional caregiver and am enthusiastic & inspired by my work. I started as a sitter, became a nanny, & suddenly became a household assistant for the same family. As my role grew, I became a part of the family. I've never left a family other than if the child(ren) outgrew my role. Even then, the parents were lovely &...
Mary can also help with: Travel, Grocery shopping, Light cleaning
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

Special Needs Care

Recent review:

5.0
Mary is amazing!! We have used her about 10 times now. She is extremely reliable. We know that we can always count on her to be here if she says she'll be here. It's a real peace of mind when you have made plans. I have had other sitters that are flaky and cancel...

Leah R.

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Laura C.


Grand Junction, CO

$25/hr10 yrs exp

Seasoned Professional Nanny, Doula

Hired by 27 families in your neighborhood

I have made my life's work serving children and their families! I have worked as a Professional Nanny since 1994. I began my Nanny Career as a Nanny in Santa Fe, NM, providing childcare to all area hotels and vacation rentals. I have lovingly served and nurtured more than 30 Nanny families in their homes since then. In addition,...
Laura can also help with: Travel, Carpooling, Light cleaning
Skills:

First Aid

Special Needs Care

CPR

Recent review:

5.0
Laura took care of our kiddo from ages 4-9 months. She was very punctual and flexible with my changing work schedule. She was very instrumental in getting our child on a schedule. We were having a really difficult time with naps and Laura was so helpful with her...

Alyssa H.

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Trui F.


Newbury Park, CA

$25-50/hr10 yrs exp

Newborn Care Specialist, Labor Doula, Postpartum And Infant Care Doula. Sleep Consultations.

Hired by 5 families in your neighborhood

Hi Parents, My name is Trui, I'm a 48-year-old lady who was born and raised in Belgium. I have lived in different countries and have been calling Ca. my home now for the past 19 years. I'm a mom of 3 adult children and have 1 grandchild. Kids are my passion and I love to work with newborns. At this point in my career I'm...
Trui can also help with: Carpooling, Grocery shopping
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

Recent review:

5.0
Trui is an absolute rock star, I don't know what we would have done without her in the early days. She is knowledgeable, passionate, intuitive, warm and genuinely loves what she does and the babies she cares for. Not only is she an excellent caregiver, but also she...

Heather G.

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Angela H.


Salt Lake City, UT

$35-45/hr10 yrs exp

Experienced Night Nanny (postpartum Night Doula)

Hired by 18 families in your neighborhood

I am an experienced postpartum doula (night nanny), specializing in infant night care. My passion focuses on offering a smooth transition into life with a newborn by providing opportunities for mom/dad to sleep through the night while I care for baby. I also focus on sleep cueing the baby, and eventual sleep training at the...
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

Recent review:

5.0
We hired Angela to help us get some much needed sleep with our 5 month old boy. She gave us a break during the nights and we had total confidence that our baby was well taken care of. We had the desire to sleep train but we wanted help to make it happen. She...

Kelsey O.

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Carrie S.


Chicago, IL

$30-40/hr10 yrs exp

CPR Certified Infant Specialist & Postpartum Doula

Hired by 16 families in your neighborhood

Hi all! I'm accepting bookings for February '24 - May '24. As a certified postpartum doula, I provide nurturing, reliable daytime care for both the newborn(s) and the parents. I've supported multiple families with twins, and I'm not fazed by even the fussiest of babies. Becoming a parent can be exciting, daunting, and confusing,...
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

Recent review:

5.0
Carrie is so sweet! We were visiting from out of town and needed someone to watch our 11 week old while we went to a concert. As a FTM I was a little anxious, but Carrie sent pictures/updates easing my mind. I wish she lived closer to us so I could hire her all the...

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Liana B.


North Attleboro, MA

$27-31/hr10 yrs exp

Experienced Professional Nanny Newborn Specialist Child Caregiver (Doula)

Hired by 17 families in your neighborhood

I am a vary experienced professional Career nanny. Very full-time, part-time also date-night occasionally as needed. I have been a nanny for over 30 years I specialize in caring for newborns/infants/premature children, multiple infants, new mothers, as toddlers, young grade school age children and special needs infants, toddlers...
Skills:

Special Needs Care

CPR

First Aid

Recent review:

5.0
Lia has been with us for over 5 months (full-time) and has been a wonderful help to our family. As first time, working parents, I don't think we could do it without her. Lia is always punctual, usually arriving early for the day. From our experience, she seems to...

Patricia W.

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Vernae R.


Elk Grove, CA

$30-41/hr10 yrs exp

Childcare Provider/ Postpartum Doula

Hired by 10 families in your neighborhood

Hello! Thank you for visiting my profile. My name is Vernae and I am a social worker with a degree from Howard University and certified postpartum doula, as well as a babysitter. I have been providing childcare services to my community for 7 years and doula services for the past 2 years. I am passionate about serving children...
Vernae can also help with: Light cleaning, Travel, Carpooling
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

Recent review:

4.0
Vernae served as our postpartum doula for the first 4 weeks of my son’s life. She was flexible and we worked out a great schedule 10pm-6am where she cared for our newborn while me and my husband rested. She took exceptional care of our son and cleaned/sanitized...

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Amy L.


Chicago, IL

$25/hr5 yrs exp

Postpartum Doula And Engaging Babysitter

Hired by 3 families in your neighborhood

Empowerment, education and support are my goals as I work with families. Having been drawn to birth work for many years, I am so grateful to pursue my dream of serving as a postpartum doula. A lifelong love of learning keeps me motivated to continuously expand my knowledge through classes and personal study in this specialized...
Amy can also help with: Light cleaning, Grocery shopping
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

Recent review:

5.0
Amy started as a nanny with our family when our daughter was four months old. I was nervous beforehand as this was our first non-family caregiver, but any worries were quickly dispelled as I could tell right away we were in great hands. Amy has blown me away with...

Rachel F.

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Susan D.


Beaverton, OR

$25/hr10 yrs exp

Postpartum Doula CEIM, ICI, DONA Trained

Hired by 11 families in your neighborhood

I've been a postpartum Doula for the last 20 years and have 33 years of nanny experience. I am CPR and First Aid certified, knowledgeable in the use of an Infant Apnea Monitor, I offer breastfeeding support, newborn care, care of multiples, resource ref., infant massage and baby sign language. My experience assisted me in many...
Susan can also help with: Grocery shopping, Light cleaning
Skills:

First Aid

Special Needs Care

CPR

Recent review:

5.0
Susan was a godsend during the difficult transition period for my family. She brought joy, warmth, kindness, and understanding and became a cherished family member. She is fun, creative, resourceful, honest, and dependable and I would definitely recommend her.

Marina F.

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Ashley M.


Hampstead, NC

$20-50/hr5 yrs exp

Certified Birth And Postpartum Doula

My professional background includes Birth and Postpartum Doula Certifications with over five years of experience. I would like to offer additional childcare services on this platform (for babies 0-12 months) while parents return to work and adjust to the demands of having a new baby in the home and/or require more quality sleep...
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Lingxiao Z.


Kissimmee, FL

$35/hr

Certified Birth Doula Certified Postpartum Doula Certified Lactation Counselor

I am both DONA international certified birth doula and postpartum doula. I have experienced in this field for 9 years and worked with hundreds of American families. I also have Certified Lactation Counselor certificate and could help new mommies achieving their lactation goals. I have CPR certificate which could help newborns in...
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Caleigh J.


Costa Mesa, CA

$30-40/hr4 yrs exp

Doula And Dance Teacher!

Hello! My mother was a doula and lactation consultant and i'm following in her footsteps! I have worked as a postpartum care specialist for about four years now. For my day job I am also a dance teacher!
Caleigh can also help with: Light cleaning, Grocery shopping, Carpooling
Skills:

CPR

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Renata F.


Altamont, NY

$25/hr10 yrs exp

Doula Looking To Support!

I have been babysitting babies and children since I was 13 years old. The imagination and delight of kids just brings me so much joy. I have a Master of Science degree in Health and Wellness. I am also a certified prenatal, labor & birth, and postpartum doula, in which I give knowledge, informed education, and mental & physical...
Renata can also help with: Carpooling, Grocery shopping, Light cleaning, Travel
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Stephanie K.


Denver, CO

$28/hr10 yrs exp

Loving Nanny And Doula Available

Hired by 25 families in your neighborhood

Hi! I am a nanny, birth, postpartum, and breast cancer doula and a photographer and I would love to take care of your littles. I have experience with being a private nanny and an assistant preschool teacher, lead infant teacher, postpartum doula/night nanny, in a residential treatment facility and as a certified nursing...
Stephanie can also help with: Grocery shopping, Light cleaning
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

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Most recent reviews for local doulas

Amy G.

5.0

yes yes and yes to all questions. Amy was on point and also a baby whisperer. Thank you

- Michael A.

Allison F.

5.0

Allison is a genuine sweetheart and a dependable caretaker! I'm a mother of three boys so it can get pretty hectic at home. She has always been on time, and attentive to their needs. She is an excellent communicator which helps when the boys get into a disagreement and the situation needs to...

- thea M.

Shyra T.

5.0

Shyra watched my three boys ages 2,6 and 8. She was very responsive through the interview process. She was punctual and the kids enjoyed having her around. The moment she left they asked when she could come back to play. I would definitely recommend her !

- Nykyta A.

Elaine B.

5.0

I highly recommend Carol for baby care and night nursing! She was our night nurse the first few weeks our baby was born. Carol was so observant and attentive with our daughter and took amazing car of her. She is highly specialized in newborn care, and I’ve learned so much from her for tips on...

- Lauren M.

Jillian J.

5.0

Awesome job with my newborn son. We were finally able to go on a date night!

- Care member

Additional Doula Services

A doula can provide you and your family with support before, during, and after birth.

If you’re going to expand your family in the next nine months, you are likely thinking about your birth plan. You can hire a doula to help assist you...

If you’re going to expand your family in the next nine months, you are likely thinking about your birth plan. You can hire a doula to help assist you throughout every stage of your pregnancy journey. There are even overnight doulas and postpartum doula who can provide you with specialized care.

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Doulas are rated 4.8 out of 5 stars based on 2,820 reviews of the 1,929 listed doulas.