Postpartum Doula Support

Helping Central Iowa families have Sweet Beginnings by providing in-home and virtual support for new parents.

Kimberly is a certified postpartum doula and birth story writer.

I’m Kimberly Isburg, a certified postpartum doula and birth story writer. I provide evidence-based support so new parents can rest, recover, and gain confidence in their parenting abilities during the Fourth Trimester. I help with everyday household tasks so new parents can spend more time enjoying their new baby and their family during the weeks and months after baby arrives.

Benefits of a Postpartum Doula

  • Increased bonding
  • Increased confidence in parent abilities
  • Reduced rates of perinatal mood disorders

Role of the Postpartum Doula

  • Support physical and emotional healing by providing time for self-care and rest
  • Assist with infant care and feeding
  • Assist with household tasks, including laundry, dishes, washing pump parts/bottles, meal prep and light housekeeping
  • Provide information on care options and resources
  • Educate the family on newborn care and characteristics
  • Educate families on how to maximize age-appropriate infant sleep
  • Run errands (grocery pick up, post office, etc.)
  • Assist with care of siblings and pets
  • Help parents gain confidence in parenting
  • Assist with babywearing

I would love to meet with you to discuss how I can help you as a postpartum doula. I offer FREE consultations to discuss your family’s needs and help you learn more about postpartum support.

Contact me to schedule your FREE Consultation. I look forward to meeting you!