International

Kimberley Roberts (they/them) – London, England

The Queer Doula

Kimberley Roberts is a queer, trans doula offering full spectrum doula services and complementary therapies.

Contact

king yaa (they/them/king) – Cape Town, South Africa

king yaa

king yaa is a black, genderqueer, queer, masculine of centre being who has birthed three humans. They were raised in Toronto, Canada and currently occupy space in Cape Town, South Africa. Their work is grounded in and informed by intersectional feminism, anti-oppressive, trauma-informed care, body liberation and sex positive frameworks. king yaa centres their work on the intersections of queer wellness and dignity.

Their offerings include gender affirming bodywork, somatic coaching, movement for resiliency, full spectrum birth support, transitioning companion and as well as training intentional health and wellness providers with LGBTQ+ competencies, specializing on queer, trans and non-binary individuals, to create safe and inclusive practices.

Contact

Justine (she/her) – Edmonton, Alberta

Empowered Beginnings Birth & Postpartum Doula

Justine is a queer birth and postpartum doula serving diverse families and birthing people in Edmonton.

She believes that a person’s birth experience will stay with them forever, and she is devoted to helping my clients feel empowered during pregnancy, birth and early parenthood. She also offers services on a sliding scale if income is a significant barrier.

Contact

Tessa Morgan (they/them) – Edmonton, Alberta

Balanced Postpartum

Tessa Morgan is a non-binary, autistic, full-spectrum birth worker in Edmonton, AB, Canada. Fat parent to their three-year old kiddo. Pro-choice. They provide birth work services on a sliding scale in an effort to make doula support more accessible to all individuals and families.

They provide support through birth, abortion, and postpartum with a special interest in the postpartum period and parenting. Passionate about social justice, reading nonfiction, and beautiful photos of everyday things. They speak English and French, and graduated high school with a diploma in both!

Contact

Sam (she/her) – Burlington, Ontario

babyREADY

Sam has been a doula for 21 years – since just after becoming a parent for the first time – and while she has dramatically slowed down the labour support she provides, she loves teaching childbirth classes and being an informational support for those who seek her out.

Contact

Lara Esrey (she/her/they/them) – Montreal, Quebec

YOUR DOULA LARA

Lara Esrey offers full spectrum doula support (abortion & loss, birth, postpartum). As a queer person themself, they are especially excited about supporting queer families and non-traditional families.

Contact

Jenine Ellis (she/her) – Avonsleih, Victoria, Australia

Grace and Ivy Doula Services

Jenine Ellis is a Melbourne-based, queer doula specialising in birth support for all trimesters; postpartum support; birth education (Lamaze and Hybnobirthing); placenta encapsulation; small batch, handmade herbal products; belly binding; energy healing; and hypnotherapy and meditation.

Contact