Wonderful, overwhelming, beautiful and sometimes crazy - welcome to the journey to parenthood!

We know you’ve got enough on your plate...especially in these times. We’re here to support you so you feel confident and empowered every step of the way.

The right guidance through pregnancy, labor, breastfeeding, sleep and early parenting can be the difference between just getting through the day - or night - and fully enjoying each moment with your new family.


Pregnancy, Labor & Birth

Gain confidence with childbirth classes. Understand what's normal and avoid common pitfalls. Get access to a trusted doula for personalized support.


Breastfeeding & Lactation

Get the guidance you need to nourish your little one without the discomfort and pain. Make breastfeeding that special time of bonding it was meant to be.


Postpartum & Newborn

Say goodbye to sleepless nights and Googling questions about baby's health. Get a custom plan for support from birth to your baby's first year.

“There are no words to describe how awesome Birthways is. We had night help and day help after our daughter was born and because of them there was no question that went unanswered, we slept! We ate healthy foods and our house was organised and calm. Our daughter was bathed in love and looked after by experts. Literally cannot imagine having a child without their wisdom and support. Call them the minute you get pregnant, you won’t regret it!”

Jessica & Ryan


Start the journey to a healthy happy family today.

Together we build your custom care plan, outlining which services and providers are right for you.


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Get the Support, Comfort and Confidence You Deserve!

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Every baby is our baby

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We care for you while making a positive impact in our communities...because every baby should be born into a kinder, more equitable world.

Compassionate care delivered mindfully with our PACT:



get compassionate support built on a caring one-on-one relationship with you and your baby.



know you're making the best choices with options attuned to the latest birth and newborn care practices.



feel safe and supported with care that's coordinated around your priorities and values.



have a reliable resource you can count on with integrity at the core of our model of care.

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Founded in 1997

Not just another doula or childbirth education provider...

When you work with Birthways, you benefit from partnering with nationally recognized experts and the most experienced doula service provider in the Chicago area.