Author - Annamarie Rodney


Chicago Family Doulas, LLC is a full service Doula Agency that was created to provide families in Chicago and its many suburbs with the most professional, compassionate and personalized support. Chicago Family Doulas sincerely understands the importance of birth and postpartum support. We know that the transition to becoming a family or adding to your family is such a precious time and we want your family to be able to enjoy this experience. Our highly trained doulas are passionate about providing you with high quality support that is tailored to your needs. We respect your choices for birth and postpartum care. We will support you as you make these life transitions. We know that becoming a family is a process filled with questions and uncertainty. Our doulas will be with you every step of the way to answer your questions and build your confidence. Chicago Family Doulas are committed to providing your family with loving support as you welcome your new baby into your family. Your postpartum doula is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Her wisdom and commitment to your family will put you at ease the moment she walks in the door. She will care for you and baby, she will do light housework, make you meals, run errands, and will be available with loving support whenever you need her. She will care for your baby throughout the night so you and your family can get your much-needed rest. Your doula will be sure to make you feel supported and confident. She knows exactly what you and your family need to relax and truly enjoy your new baby.

Answers to the 5 questions every new mom has

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When I had my first daughter over six years ago, like most first-time moms, I had no idea what to expect. I was so confidently clueless that I had no idea what I didn’t know or what I should even be asking.

I had been around families and children my entire life. I was the second oldest of five, had over 20 cousins that I helped babysit, was a babysitter since I was 10 years old, and worked as a pre...

Posted on May 11, 2016 at 12:20 PM by Annamarie Rodney