It Takes A Village Doula Services
Supporting Women and Families through Pregnancy and Postpartum
Doula : A trained professional who provides continuous physical, emotional and informational support to a mother before, during and shortly after childbirth to help her achieve the healthiest, most satisfying experience possible
Meet Lace Cates
Why I’m a Birth Coach (Doula)
The experience of pregnancy and birth has evolved over the years, especially in today’s modern era. I believe that the need for caring, sensitive and knowledgeable support during this time is becoming more and more apparent. I see every pregnancy and birth as a miracle and as a doula I feel honored to be able to contribute my expertise to women and families in the greater Murfreesboro area. LGBTQ+ welcoming!
Every family is unique, so I offer a variety of doula services personalized for each birthing experience. Regardless of what you choose, we will dive into your beliefs and expectations around labor and birth. Together, we will explore your physical and emotional strengths and limitations to ensure you’re completely prepared. Please get in touch to learn more about the various services that I offer.
Pregnancy & Birth Support
Two prenatal visits
Birth plan help
Continuous support during labor and birth
Initial breastfeeding support after the birth if needed
On call from 37 weeks until baby arrives
One postpartum follow-up
Unlimited phone support
Get extra personal support throughout the entirety of your birthing journey.
As a Birth Coach, I promise to offer unwavering support to you and your family before, during, and after birth. I will stay in close contact in order to routinely check how you’re doing and offer any support needed.
Pregnancy, Birth & Postnatal Support
Everything Included in Pregnancy and Birth Support plus an additional 8 hours of postnatal support - could be anything from meal preparation, light housework, help with feeding and settling. From our initial meeting all the way through your pregnancy and delivery, I take the time to get to know you, your concerns and your needs. I’m always available to contact by phone/email throughout and will provide everything you require to make sure your experience is as calm and positive as possible.
Lace is an AMAZING Doula that helped me through my laboring & birthing experience. The support that she gave me was unreal! Lace is very knowledgeable & supportive in her work. Her main focus is to help you get your baby into this world successfully without slowing down the process through distractions or whatever the case maybe. I cant Thank her enough for her support & caring heart. It really does Take A Village!
Lace was wonderful for my daughter when she delivered her first child. She knew just what would help to get her through a contractions she was Wonderful in keeping us informed of the happenings and I look forward to my next grandchild with you as her Doula!!!