Hunter: Find a Doula

“Enjoy finding a great doula match for YOU!”  
~ Natalie Meade

Here is a current, list of active doulas in the Newcastle/Lake Mac and Hunter regions)(if you are a doula, please message me and I will add you in!). 

LOCAL DOULA LIST:

(Myself – of course! lol ) Natalie Meade – Centrally located to JHH, Belmont and Maitland.

My style of doula-ing and birth education is to allow the woman to discover that she has ALL she needs, within her amazing brain and body, to birth her baby powerfully and passionately!

Ph: 0406 934 645

More info: https://www.hunterbirtheducationcentre.com/doula-newcastle/

Clancy Allen – Cessnock

(currently only accepting post natal work)

“As a former Lawyer, now Doula, Yoga teacher, Kinesiologist, and mother, I lovingly support you as you prepare for birth, on your terms. The preparation we do is deep and meaningful”. ~Clancy

More about Clancy: https://www.clancyallen.com/

Rebecca Tompsett Doula – Morisset.

Rebecca is a lovely, warm, down to earth woman who even includes massage in her packages. (Natalie Meade)

More about Rebecca: https://www.facebook.com/rebeccatompsettdoula/

Maggie Storm – Birth & Postpartum Doula.

(moving away North, but worth asking what she is up to if you feel drawn)

”I am a passionate, empowered birth advocate guiding women to tap into the innate wisdom that exists deep within their bodies as they prepare to grow, birth and sustain new life” ~ Maggie

Email – maggiestorm.doula@gmail.com 

Phone : 0420 838 510

Kathryn Louise Prosser

A lovely woman who has birthed many babies herself naturally and is now a new doula to the area. Such a great energy. Worth an interview! (Natalie Meade)

Phone: 0404018975

Email: kathrynprosser.doula@gmail.com

Elise – Birth and Balance, Holistic Doula Support, includes Bowen Therapy

A gentle, loving and connected soul.

More about Elise: https://www.facebook.com/birthandbalance/

Amanda Trieger – Doula and Naturopath 

“Supporting and nurturing women through out their life seasons. Naturopathic and herbal medicine, Yoga and doula support for all seasons of a womans’ journey.” From Amanda

More about Amanda: https://www.facebook.com/amandanaturopath.doula.1

Carmel – Nurse/midwife and doula. “Carm Birth Support”

More about Carmel: https://www.facebook.com/carmbirthsupport/

Karen Scalen – Midwife, Hypnobirthing Educator. “Embracing Birth”

More about Karen: 

https://www.facebook.com/Embracing-Birth-865977633433026/

Jules Coffey – doula and blogger

More about Jules: https://www.facebook.com/newmumstheword/

Michelle Bohkoto – Lake Mac Doula – Belmont (accepting clients rarely, worth asking)

Michelle teaches mens’ birth education classes for “Beers and Bubs”. As a doula she is energetic, warm, caring and attentive. 

More about Michelle:
https://www.facebook.com/lakemacdoula/

Phone Michelle: 0405 129 405

Nikki Hogg (Grandjean) (birth and post-natal doula,  pre-natal yoga) 

Nikki feels she has been drawn to working with women, supporting them in discovering their mind and body connection and wisdom. Nikki is warm and friendly.

Phone: 0412040702

More about Nikki: 

https://www.douladirectory.com.au/listing/nikki-grandjean/

Claudia Herd (I have not met Claudia yet)(sorry I do not have any further information at this time)

Post partum Doulas!

Lake Macquarie, Post Partum Doula. 

Cassie

Business name: Inner Alchemy Postpartum Doula 

Instagram  @inneralchemydoula

A little North of Newcastle:

Nichola Jade – Bulahdelah (services a large area, travels to Newcastle).

“She Births” educator and Doula + Soula Mama Circle Facilitator

(not currently accepting clients for doula work).

More about Nichola: https://www.facebook.com/nichola.jade

Megan Jones –  Smiths Lake

Om Birth, Yoga, Doula.

More about Megan: https://www.facebook.com/meganjones.yoga/

Jenna Affleck – Nelson Bay

Post Natal Doula

More about Jenna: https://www.hunterbirtheducationcentre.com/post-natal-doula/

Daniella Ruru –Smiths Lake area.

Post-natal doula, Birth Art Circles, Birth listening and many great offers come from Daniella. 

Phone: 0438 916 561

https://www.daniellaruru.com