Resources for Growing Families in The Triad and Triangle Region

Healthcare & Birthing Options

*This is no where close to a complete list of options for medical/healthcare and birth locations. Resources posted below were shared with me when compiling this list and I will add more as I have permission.

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Sankofa Birth and Women's Care PLLC

Services: Midwifery-homebirth, waterbirth, Prenatal care, postpartum care, newborn care; placenta encapsulation, prints, and keepsakes; natural soaps, salves, herbs, and elderberry syrup; yoni steaming; other natural and homemade products; belly binding

Service Area: Raleigh

Phone: (919) 299-3050


Pregnancy, Childbirth, & Labor Support

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Name/Business Name: Katy Bauer Photography

Service(s) Provided: Specializing in pregnancy to postpartum imagery. photography services include: birth, maternity, fresh 48, lifestyle newborn, adoption, and more!

Service Area:  Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill, Cary, Fayetteville, Garner, Goldsboro, Greensboro, Morrisville, Fuquay Varina, Holly Springs, Wake Forest and more.

Insta: @katybauerphotography

Name/Business Name: Sarah Stanley-Love at First Sight Photography Doula

Service(s) Provided: doula, sibling doula, and professional birth photographer

Service Area:  Central, triad, and triangle


Name/Business Name: Tree of Birth Collective (founded by Sarah Stanley listed above)

Service(s) Provided: We offer compassionate Doulas, Sibling Doulas, Placenta Encapsulation, Professional Birth Photography, Professional Newborn Photography, Pelvic Floor Physical Therapy, Massage Therapy, Aroma Therapy and Essential oil use from Pregnancy, Birth, Postpartum and Beyond, Postpartum Bengkung Belly Binding, Support Classes and Childbirth Education

Service Area:  Tree of Life Birth Collective is a collection of Christian birth workers servicing, Raleigh, Durham, Cary, Apex, Chapel Hill, Burlington, Greensboro, Winston Salem and beyond. Our collective is located in Graham North Carolina


Name/Business Name: Briana Smith-Birth and beyond doulas

Service(s) Provided: birth doula, postpartum doula, placenta encapsulation specialist, sibling doula, and postpartum belly binder.

Service Area:  Raleigh - Durham - Chapel Hill & Surrounding Areas

Phone: (919) 239-1613


Name/Business Name: Heather Grissom-Hatch Doula Services; also affiliated with Woman Wise Doula Collective listed below.

Service(s) Provided: Birth and postpartum doula, herbalist, home birth assistant, belly binding practitioner, and in home meal service provider

Service Area:  Located near chapel Hill, serving triangle and Greensboro areas 

Phone: (828) 545-9557


Name/Business Name: Woman Wise Doula Collective

Service(s) Provided: Birth doulas, postpartum doulas, yoga, essential oils, herbals, belly binding, childbirth education, and bodywork

Service Area:  Central, Triad and Triangle areas of North Carolina.

Name/Business Name: Sandi Hanley-Family Doula Services

Service(s) Provided: Labor, postpartum and sibling doula

Service Area:  Located in Cary, serving the triangle


Name/Business Name: Natural Baby Doulas

Service(s) Provided: Doula/Childbirth Education. Natural Baby Doulas is a group of five doulas working together in the greater Triad area of North Carolina to provide families with support during their pregnancy, labor, birth, and postpartum period.

Service Area: We attend hospital, birth center, and home births in Greensboro, High Point, Winston Salem, Burlington, Chapel Hill, Statesville, and everywhere in between.

Phone: (336) 267-5879


Name/Business Name: Johanna Gledhill Wright- Loving Hands Doula

Service(s) Provided: Birth, postpartum, and sibling doula services as well as belly binding. 

Service Area:  Located in Mebane service from Greensboro to Raleigh including The Piedmont, The Triangle, Hillsborough, Mebane, Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill, Burlington, and Greensboro

Phone: (919) 964-5432


Name/Business Name: Stephanie Richey Capps-Sacred Spaces Birth Doula

Service(s) Provided: Birth doula, birth photographer, lifestyle newborn photographer

Service Area:  Located in Raleigh, NC. We are happy to also serve Durham, Apex, Cary, Morrisville, Garner, Chapel Hill, Hillsborough, Wake Forest and other surround areas.

Phone: (252) 752-3116

Name/Business Name: Melissa Bailey-Peace and Serenity Partners in Parenting LLC

Service(s) Provided: We are a full service agency and provide a wide range of services including (but not limited to):Birth Doula Services, Postpartum Doula Services, Sibling Doula Services, Childbirth Education, Bringing Home Baby, Infant & Child CPR, Breastfeeding Classes, Placenta Encapsulation, Photography, Bengkung Belly Binding, Variety of Support Groups

Service Area:  Durham, Raleigh, Apex, Cary, Hillsborough and Fayetteville areas

Phone: (919) 902-0672


Name/Business Name: Joanne Dahill

Service(s) Provided:  Birth Doula, Childbirth Educator, Massage Therapist, Homebirth midwife assistant

Service Area:  Located in Durham, serving the triangle

Phone: (704) 960-9187


Name/Business Name: Lindsay Osterhoudt-Peace Joy and Birth 

Service(s) Provided:  Hypnobabies instructor

Service Area: Classes in Raleigh

Phone: (919) 649-9351


Other Resources for the Triangle and Triad

Name/Business Name: Postpartum Support International NC

Service(s) Provided: Our mission is to promote awareness, education, prevention, and treatment of perinatal mental health issues affecting mothers, their families, and support systems in all areas of North Carolina.

Local Region Coordinators

Anne Wimer

Triangle Area: Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill and Surrounding Areas

919-434-5986 TEXT OR CALL

Megan Roberts

Triangle Area: Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill and Surrounding Areas

(910) 898-2139 TEXT OR CALL

Carrie Banks

Triad: Guilford & Forsyth Counties and surrounding area

919-428-7119 TEXT ONLY PLEASE

24 hr helpline 1.800.944.4773

Name/Business Name: Roxanne Rosenberg

Service(s) Provided: Therapist who specializes in mental health during pregnancy, birth, and postpartum (perinatal depression, anxiety, trauma, therapeutic birth planning, etc.) I was previously a doula for women placing children for adoption. I’m also NC chair of Postpartum Support International, an org that connects women with mental health resources

Service Area:  Located in Raleigh

Resource for finding knowledgeable providers in your area:


Name/Business Name: La Leche League

Service(s) Provided: LLL USA is committed to helping families reach their nursing goals. Leaders are trained parent volunteers who offer free information and support to help you. Meetings are free to attend and open to those with breastfeeding, pumping, and human milk feeding questions or concerns.

Service Area:  Use link to find closest to your area and their personal information:

Name/Business Name: Alisha Davis-Davis Family Chiropractic

Service(s) Provided: A chiropractor that specializes in prenatal chiropractic care. Certified in the Webster technique and loves to work with pregnant moms and babies

Service Area:  Raleigh

Phone: (919) 615-2257