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Becoming a BirthWell Partners Volunteer

Want to be a BirthWell Partners Volunteer doula?

We would love to have you!

What you need to do:

1. Complete our DONA approved Birth Doula Training, including Introduction to Childbirth Education for Doulas (we hold two a year in Birmingham). If you are already certified or have completed a doula training, we would love to have you join us!

2. Complete a BirthWell Partners Volunteer Doula Orientation (we offer two each year in conjunction with the doula trainings we host)

3. Attend our Perinatal Health Advocate Training We offer two each year in conjunction with the Doula trainings we host

4. Attend our Breastfeeding Training (or get a waiver from Dalia: [email protected])

 5. Have a clean background check (we will conduct the background check for you)

Volunteer Doula Orientation: Wednesday, September 25th 5:30 pm-6:30 location East Lake United Methodist Church
7753 1st Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35206

Contact Susan [email protected] to let us know you are coming.

The Orientation is FREE. We appreciate a contribution of $30 to cover your background check. Bring your drivers license and proof of insurance with you. And be sure to let us know you are coming by emailing [email protected] at least a week before the Perinatal Health Advocate Training.


Interested in helping out but can’t afford the cost of training?
We have a work-studyprogram. Click here for details!