Why Do Doulas Charge What They Charge?
Updated: Apr 2
As your browse through doula websites and pages, you may wonder about the fees. In general, there is a wide range of what doulas charge, typically between $600-$3000. This fee is dependent on how long they've been practicing, how many client's they take a month, or just what they feel comfortable charging given their cost of living and business expenses. I came across this post by DSM Doula regarding doula fees.
Doula support is truly SO much more than just physical labor support. If you are confused about the cost, or would like to see a very accurate break down, check out the graphic below! If you are wondering how you can afford a doula, check out this post for awesome suggestions like adding a doula support to your registry! You can also listen to me explain it on this podcast episode: https://kyxy.radio.com/media/audio-channel/episode-34-doula-worth-mula