Find the Perfect Doula for You! We are here to help.

We are a team of Toronto Birth and Postpartum Doulas, Birth Photographers and Placenta Encapsulators. Thank you for being here!

Our birth and postpartum doulas are here to guide you, support you and provide non-judgmental care. Each doula on our team is certified and trained in many different support methods to best care for you in the most transformative time of your life.

We will be happy to do a in home consultation or meet at a location that works best for you! If there is a doula (or two) that you would prefer to meet please be sure to advise of their names in the comments section of the contact form. Availability is based on each doulas schedule and we will do our best to accommodate your needs and wishes!

All of these doulas support families in Toronto and the surrounding GTA. Let us find the best doula fit for you and your family!

Nadine Ross Toronto Birth & Postpartum Doula



Nadine is a Certified Birth & Postpartum Doula, Placenta Specialist – APPAC®, and member of Evidence Based Birth. She currently volunteers on the board of directors with the Association of Ontario Doulas, and forms part of the Birth Doula program at Markham Stouffville Hospital. As a Doula she believes that better support during pregnancy, birth and postnatal periods creates stronger and healthier families. Nadine envisions creating change in her community and building stronger families through support and education.

Mara Richardson Toronto Doula



Mara is a birth and postpartum doula, as well as a Holistic Nutritionist and Yoga instructor. She specializes in nutritional support during pregnancy and postpartum, and teaches prenatal and postnatal yoga. Mara believes in delivering evidence based information to educate her clients and prepare them to advocate for their birth wishes. Mara supports her clients spiritually and emotionally through this transformational experience. She holds space, and offers her calm energy, to create a safe environment for her clients.

Carissa Marks Toronto Doula



Carissa is a Doula Canada Certified Labour and Postpartum Doula, is a Doula instructor with Doula Canada and is working towards her Childbirth Educator Certification. Carissa was born and raised in Toronto, and worked as a Cardiac Technologist, Phlebotomist, and in Health and Safety for the Provincial Government. She decided to become a full time Doula in 2018. She is the single mother of two beautiful grown daughters and an auntie to one amazing nephew.

Nikita Shahamet Toronto Doula



Passionate and intuitive, Nikita uses her skills to provide families with comfort and care through labour and postpartum. Nikita uses her knowledge to empower her clients to embrace a personal pregnancy & postpartum healing journey. Assisting families through their many fluctuations of birthing, breast & chest feeding and adjusting to life at home. Nikita is an inclusive LGBTQ+ advocate and believes all families should have the opportunity to experience birth and childbearing in their preferred way. She is here to provide knowledge, a sense of calm and support each family to their individual needs.

Kiera James Toronto Doula



Empathetic and intuitive, Kiera incorporates her skills and compassionate personality together to provide families with the best tools and support for them to make empowering decisions best suited for them. Her mission is to provide unbiased, non-judgmental support to parents in need with a focus of preventing the risks of Postpartum Mood Disorders. Kiera believes that every parent has the right to be informed and to experience the birth they desire without judgement or shame. As your birth and postpartum advocate, Kiera will ensure you are provided with all the evidence based resources and encouragement for families to stand firm in their decisions.

Amelia Rebolo Placenta Encapsulation Toronto



Placenta Encapsulation is a way that you can help prepare for your postpartum recovery. The process involves having your placenta prepared into a capsule form in order to take it throughout your postpartum period. This practice has regained popularity in the past few years and we are pleased to offer this service to you!

Deanna Alves Toronto Doula



Deanna is a calm and compassionate postpartum doula. She has always felt a strong desire to nurture and help others. She has since completed Ayurvedic Postpartum Doula training. She offers heart-centered care to birthers and their families as well as; provides tools to help birthers empower themselves and heal during this sensitive time. She is especially passionate about cooking and loves to nourish families with healing meals and beverages during their postpartum. In her practice, she incorporates the variety of holistic modalities she has learned over the years including Ayurveda, Herbalism, meditation and Reiki.

Vanessa Carballo Toronto Doula



Vanessa worked in several daycares where she utilized her knowledge in the infant, toddler and school age rooms. After working in daycare centres she dedicated more than 17 years of her life working as a full and part-time nanny, taking care of newborns, toddlers and school age children. She is also trained with Dona international as a Birth and Postpartum Doula. Moreover, she now coaches families with everyday parenting challenges. As a Nanny, Babysitter, Doula and Parenting Coach she encourages Compassion, Understanding, Team Work, A Judgment Free Space, Good Communication Skills, Open Mindedness, Creativity, Love and Respect.

Marj Wong Toronto Doula



Marj is a birth and postpartum doula, a yoga/fitness instructor, an essential oil educator, and a mom of two! She is deeply committed to wellness as a holistic lifestyle. As a DONA certified doula, Marj believes that it is within each birthing person’s innate wisdom and ability to give birth. Further, she believes that birthing should be an empowering experience. Throughout both of her own pregnancies Marj practiced prenatal yoga, and she attributes her own remarkable birth experiences to her yoga practice and the HypnoBirthing method.

Nidhi Seth Toronto Doula



Nidhi is a compassionate Birth and Postpartum Doula who started her journey as a medical student in Europe for 8 years. After seeing how much emotional and mental awareness was lacking in patient recovery, she left medical school in search of a new purpose that was more spiritually aligned. She wants to help women make informed decisions without compromising their recovery. With the right knowledge and by nurturing, empowering & inspiring those to gain confidence during their pregnancy, labour & postpartum. She believes in combining modern day medicine with ancient philosophies to bring about the most balanced version of self.