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Let’s talk about you.

You know what? You have enough to worry about. Pregnancy – or planning for a baby through adoption or surrogacy – is a thrilling, mysterious, sometimes anxious, often confusing time. And we know you have a lot of help: Advice from every corner, insights from every website, wisdom from every in-law and best friend. Truth is – it might be nice to have an expert by your side.

So look, let’s talk. No pressure, no strings and definitely no judgment – we want to help. If you’re looking to have your first or fifth child and do it the happiest, healthiest way you can or if you’re reading this at 3:27am and you’re not sure you’re ever going to sleep again – we can help, and we’re eager to.

Whatever suits you best – fill out the form and we’ll get back to you within a day. Give us a call, or in a few taps you can book us right into the time that works best on your calendar. And then relax – we’ll take it from there.

If you’re in an emergency, call 911.

Give us a call Monday – Friday from 9am to 5pm at 888.506.0607. If you get our voicemail we’re helping somebody else, but we’ll call you back right away if you leave a message.

If you need urgent, non-medical or mental health care after hours or on the weekend, call888.506.0607 and follow the prompts for the “emergency” page. Please note that our on-call administrators are not able to handle medical or mental health emergencies – again, call 911 in such situations.

To get started or learn more about any of our services: x702
Scheduling postpartum care: Claire Zawa x705
Scheduling labor support: Katy Collins x720
Scheduling breastfeeding support: x706
Billing: Debra Ehmann x716
Massage therapy: x709
Childbirth education: x703
Emotional Health and New Moms Groups: x713


To reach the next available Administrator: x704


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