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Pregnancy Services & Support

PRENATAL YOGA

Kerry Allen
Full Moon Birthing
360-536-5126
doulakerry@earthlink.net
www.fullmoonbirthing.blogspot.com

PRENATAL MASSAGE

Jen Watson
360-765.-3061
jen@peninsulabirth.com
www.peninsulabirth.com

CHILDBIRTH EDUCATION

Rosalys Peel, RN, Lamaze Certified Childbirth Educator, Certified Gottman Educator
Teaches Lamaze Getaway Weekend classes at Illahee Manor on the Olympic Peninsula.
Class includes: childbirth education, breastfeeding, newborn care, and the couple
relationship.
206-842-8059
www.lamazegetaway.com

Birthing Families: Healthy Pregnancy, Childbirth, and Beyond
A class taught by a multidisciplinary team of childbirth educators, nurses, midwives, doulas, and massage, yoga, and nutrition professionals. This 9-week series is geared toward providing families with comprehensive information about having a healthy pregnancy, childbirth, and postpartum for hospital, birth center, or home births.  The series is offered quarterly, and DSHS is accepted.
http://www.kitsapbirth.com

Audrey Cherney
360-379-4743
www.TenderLovingBirth.com

HYPNOBIRTHING

HypnoBirthing is designed to teach women to trust in Nature’s way of birth and to relax and let their bodies do what is needed. By practicing a few key techniques, mothers program their minds and condition their bodies to birth easily.
Sabine Price
206-780-9211
sabineprice@juno.com
www.HypnoBirthingWithSabine.blogspot.com

BIRTH DOULAS

A birth doula is a person trained and experienced in childbirth who provides continuous physical, emotional and informational support to the mother before, during and just after childbirth.

Jen Watson
360-765-3061
jen@peninsulabirth.com
www.peninsulabirth.com

Kerry Allen
Full Moon Birthing
360-536-5126
doulakerry@earthlink.net
www.fullmoonbirthing.blogspot.com

Audrey Cherney
360-379-4743
www.TenderLovingBirth.com

Nisha Grice
Nisha@Mother-Rites.com
www.mother-rites.com

Heidi Maron Blair
206-842-0617
Heidi@blairs.us

PREGNANCY SUPPORT ORGANIZATIONS & INFORMATION

The Peninsula Birth Network
A website devoted to offering families in Kitsap County access to their options for care during their pregnancies and into parenting including a list of obstetric providers, doulas, prenatal educators and postpartum support services.
www.peninsulabirthnetwork.org

Doulas of North America
An international association of doulas who are trained to provide the highest quality emotional, physical, and educational support to women and their families during childbirth and postpartum.
www.dona.org

Women, Infants & Children (WIC)
WIC provides Federal grants to States for supplemental foods, health care referrals, and nutrition education for low-income pregnant, breastfeeding, and non-breastfeeding postpartum women, and to infants and children up to age five who are found to be at nutritional risk.
Bremerton Office: (360) 373-6221
http://www.fns.usda.gov/wic/

Bringing Baby Home
Bringing Baby Home workshop is for expectant couples and couples with babies and young children. It provides an opportunity to strengthen the couple relationship, prepare for the transition to parenthood and learn about child development.
Sue Anderson, RN, LMHC, LLC*
206-780-1580
susaneanderson@gmail.com
www.bbhonline.org

Open Arms Perinatal Services
A Seattle nonprofit dedicated to providing strong community-based support for women through pregnancy, birth and postpartum.
www.openarms.org