Founded in 2011 by Michelle Bromley. Snowdrop Doula Community Interest Company provides antenatal, birth and postnatal support in Lancashire and now with Doulas and counsellors across the UK. Working from various hubs across the UK, with headquarters in Burnley we provide continuous one to one and group support for families throughout the pregnancy and postnatal period. We work with other local services and organisations as and when needed and wanted.
Providing funded Doula, antenatal, postnatal, breastfeeding support and specialist counselling accross the UK.
Across the UK we can offer a pay as you can approach, we have various branches popping up with various bits of funding for doula support.
What our doulas do.
Our Doula training is accredited by NCFE/ CACHE as a Level 3 Award in Perinatal peer support so you know our Doulas have quality training, mentoring and supervision to be able to bring the best support possible and you can be assured that your Doula is there to support you and is competent.
We are trailblazers in providing this model of support and our staff are paid via us giving funded Doula support at point of contact. Our service has been proven to improve birth outcomes, improve feeding experiences and improve postnatal and antenatal wellbeing. You can find our evidence report here.
We employ and train our Doulas and counsellors to support lots of families, with varying needs. Our staff and volunteers are highly trained in birth, infant development, counselling skills and are supportive of individual choices. We are here to support and empower you in your journey.
If you would like to set up a branch in your area please get in contact as we have varying options for training and support.
Snowdrops are a symbol of new life and new beginnings. They are the first flower to blossom in the year and are a symbol of hope and new life. Pregnancy and parenthood is full of hope and wonder and Birth is the start of a new life for all. Just as the snowdrop brings hope and beauty, Snowdrop Doula CIC aims to aid the same into your pregnancy, birth and beyond
Our passion lies in supporting and empowering women and families throughout pregnancy and beyond in whatever choices they decide. We believe all women should be able to make a fully informed choice and have a positive experience in birth. This should ease your transition into parenthood by providing tailored and specialist support.
Snowdrop Doula is a Community Interest Company which enables us to provide more services to families in the UK. We have funding to provide discounted and free Doula services to many families within East Lancashire and also across the UK. This service can include one to one antenatal classes/support,birth support and/or postnatal support. This is entirely flexible. (eg. If you do not wish another person in your birth space then we respect that wholly)
We also now sell maternity clothing and other goods, such as cloth nappies, slings and books online and in our Burnley and Accrington shops which helps us raise funds for the support work that we do.
Our funded Doula services cover East Lancashire From Burnley, Blackburn, Colne, Darwen, Clitheroe, Accringon, Whalley, Rawtenstall, Nelson. We also now have varying funded options in Wigan, Lancaster, Preston, Morecambe and close areas. We can also cover other areas of Lancashire, West Yorkshire and North Yorkshire, Merseyside, Manchester and areas in the South of England and Scotland soon. Plus free remote Doulas across all of the UK, if you’d like to support others then please contact us.
Click through the website to see all the services we provide.
Click here www.snowdropdoula.co.uk/policies to view our relevant policies and procedures, including what we do with your data.