Become a Birthways Doula

Birthways was established as a doula community in Chicago in 1997. Our doulas are respected for their experience, supportive philosophy, and skills in nurturing growing families. Our highly-trained birth and postpartum doulas guide new and expectant parents through pregnancy, labor, breastfeeding, and early parenting. Our evidenced-based care and professionalism have made us the premier doula organization in the Chicago area. Read more About Birthways’ Mission & Values here.

Interested in working with Birthways? Check out our Indeed postings for Postpartum and/or Labor Support positions.

Are you looking for Postpartum Doula training? Please check out our sister company, WisdomWay Institute to learn more about becoming a First Year Specialist/Postpartum Doula.

Birthways and WisdomWay Institute do not currently offer Labor Doula training.

For over 20 years, Birthways has provided expert support for Chicago-area families during the childbearing year with compassionate, knowledgeable, and affirming care. Founded by renowned postpartum expert Karen Laing, our doulas are carefully screened, trained, supported and experienced to meet your unique needs. With expertise ranging from education to lactation to sleep, Birthways is committed to providing compassionate, affirming support for expectant and new families.

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