Mother & baby Matters is a highly specialized and comprehensive maternal/infant/family doula agency servicing the Washington DC, VA and MD area since 1991. As Newborn Specialists (also commonly called a baby nurse) we are designed to support mothers and their families during the wonderful but overwhelming time surrounding childbirth/adoption and postpartum care. Our doulas provide professional assistance with gentleness, skill and expertise to assure a good transition for you, your family and your newborn.
The goal of our program is to assist the new mother in creating a personally fulfulling birth and postpartum experience. Motherly care and guidance are provided by a professional staff of doulas, (pronounced Doo-lahs) a Greek word for those who "mother the new mother". Our services encompass a wide area of expertise and are generally retained for the first week or the first three to six months after the baby is born. When looking for help in the Washington DC Metro area let Mother and baby Matters make your experience as wonderful as possible.