CAPPA certifies birth, postpartum, and ante-natal doulas, childbirth educators and lactation educators. For information about our CAPPA-approved Postpartum Doula Trainings, see our Doula Trainings page.
ICEA certifies childbirth and postnatal educators,and labor and postpartum doulas.
DONA certifies birth and postpartum doulas
Portland based professional services nurturing families; alternative care providers,counselors, even yoga!
Camille’s other job! Fantastic yoga instruction and support. Mama and baby classes as well as prenatal.
Wendy provides Pilates for mamas…and the babies come along too! She has special classes for mamas experiencing cesareans as well.
Pod + Kin:
Located at 39th and Belmont in SE Portland, Pod + Kin is the new home for Mamlates, Motherwise and pregnancy and parenting classes of all kinds. Check out their whole calendar of offerings including coreKids, baby sign language and infant massage classes.
A breastfeeding-friendly spa service in SE Portland; carries Medela products and bras.
Baby Steps Consulting
Doris Onnis, the miracle worker of breastfeeding can come to help you in your home. We call her the “big guns” of breastfeeding problem solving.
A Great site for general info on breastfeeding; great options for every kind of situation or complication. Our go to for breastfeeding info.
Newman Breastfeeding Clinic
Breastfeeding how-to videos; when you need to see it not just read about it.
A mother-friendly company that makes simply great carriers.
A locally made front-pack option for Baby Bjorn users with sore necks and backs!
The most comfortable carrier available!
Our favorite Mei Tai maker. Great options for all styles of families.
The gypsy mama water wrap can be found here – an ABC Doula favorite!
Based in NE portland, Milagros has a knowledgeable staff that knows baby-wearing and will help you find the right carrier. They carry all our favorites!
The place to go in SE Portland when you can’t figure out how to use your carrier!
Fine art portrait photography with heart: Pregnancy, Babies, Children, Families. This is the only studio we trust to care for our clients – exceptional quality every time.
Groups and workshops offered for parents to learn baby signs.