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INDEPENDENT MIDWIFERY PACKAGES

Amanda works in collaboration with Airedale NHS Trust  which enables her to provide full private midwifery care.
On booking your care you will be fully informed as to exactly how this works in practice. 

TESTS & SCANS

All routine blood tests and scans will be provided by the NHS hospital of your choice, or they can be arranged privately for an additional cost.

Additional charges may apply if travel exceeds 10 miles. Please get in touch if you have any questions about your location.

THE COMPLETE ANTENATAL, BIRTH & POSTNATAL PACKAGE
Cost: £4,900
  • Goodie bag with essential products for pregnancy and postnatal period
  • Use of a TENS machine, birthing and/or peanut ball
  • All equipment needed for a home birth, including drugs and entonox
  • Postnatal care from your midwife for up to six weeks after the birth

​         Booking appointment
  • Full antenatal care, tailored to support your choices
  • Midwife on call 24/7 from 37 weeks
  • Attendance by an independent midwife for a home birth 
  • Use of a birthing pool for home water births
What types of births
can Doulala support?
  • home & water births
  • VBACs
  • breech births
  • lotus births
  • free births
  • 'high-risk' births
  • planned & 'natural' cesarean sections
THE ANTENATAL & POSTNATAL PACKAGE
Cost: £2,400
  • Booking appointment
  • Full antenatal care, tailored to support your choices
  • Postnatal care from your midwife for up to six weeks after the birth
THE ANTENATAL ONLY PACKAGE
Cost: £1,200
  • Booking appointment
  • Full antenatal care, tailored to support your choices
  • A birth discussion/planning session
  • Unlimited on call access 24/7 to your midwife
  • Referral to a consultant obstetrician (if required)
THE BIRTH SUPPORT PACKAGE
Cost: £3,800
  • Goodie bag with essential products for pregnancy and postnatal period
  • Use of TENS machine, birthing and/or peanut ball
  • All equipment needed for a home birth, including drugs and entonox
  • Four postnatal visits, which includes a birth debrief. (Visits include breastfeeding advice, baby care and a birth debrief)
  • Four antenatal appointments with your Independent midwife
  • Midwife on call 24/7 from 37 weeks
  • A home visit to assess whether you are in labour
  • Use of a birthing pool for home water births
  • Midwifery care and support for a home birth 
THE POSTNATAL PACKAGE
Cost: £1,300
  • Postnatal care with your independent midwife for up to six weeks after the birth.
  • Specialist and individualised breast- or infant- feeding support
  • Support and tips on recovering from birth
THE 'OVER-DUE DATE' PACKAGE
Cost: £95
  • A midwifery consultation (approx. 60 minutes)
  • Deep relaxation session to release any fears/anxiety you may be feeling around birth (30 minutes)
  • Tips for encouraging your body to go into labour naturally, without the need for medical intervention
Cost: £95
SINGLE CONSULTATIONS
Would you like to discuss your options for your pregnancy, birth or postnatal period?​ Single sessions are available at your request, usually lasting between one to two hours in your own home. There is no obligation to book further sessions.
THE VBAC PACKAGE
Cost: £95
  • A two hour midwifery consultation
  • Full discussion about your options
  • Help to write your birth preferences
  • Follow-up chat on the phone/by email
THE BREECH BABY PACKAGE
Cost: £95
  • A two hour midwifery consultation
  • Full discussion about your options
  • Relaxation session/breech turning script
  • Moxibustion, if you decide this is right for you
  • Follow-up chat on the phone/by email