Childbirth & Breastfeeding
Education & Consultation

Birthways is a leading organization for educating families about pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, and early parenting! We provide group classes as well as private education and consultation. Taught by professional educators, we will help you to be informed, confident and excited about where you are now and what lies ahead.

Online Childbirth & Breastfeeding Preparation Classes

Our expert team of educators brings a wealth of knowledge for all families. If you’re wondering if we’re the right support for you, the answer is YES! We are specialists for low- or high-risk moms, same-sex families, single mothers, intended or surrogate parents and those who may have fear or trauma around birth or parenting. Connect with us to get started.

Get the Support, Comfort and Confidence You Deserve!

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.

3717 N. Ravenswood Ave. Suite 140 Chicago, IL 60613 888.506.0607