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Grand River Doula

Minda Cerson, ND

Birth and Post Partum Doula service in Guelph and surrounding areas

It takes a village to raise a child – but the need for support starts from the beginning.

 As a certifying birth and post partum doula, I will be there for you through your labour or your post partum period with physical comfort techniques, practical help, education and unflagging encouragement so you can feel a village of support on your side!

Give yourself or a loved one the gift of unconditional support




Taking care of you and your family during labour and delivery of your baby.


  • Complementary consultation
  • 1-2 Prenatal visits to discuss your wishes, birth preference plan, as well as information on the birth process and comfort measures during labour
  • Phone and email support as needed during pregnancy and post partum
  • Round the clock support from 2 weeks before due date until after the baby is born, at home or hospital
  • 1-2 post partum visits, as needed
  • Breastfeeding support imediately after birth and during post partum visits
  • A back up doula 

BIRTH PLUS .... $1100 ( 1 day free! )

  • Birth Essentials PLUS
  • 8 Post Partum doula care visits, 3 hours each
  • Including but not limited to: breastfeeding and infant care support, meal preparation in your home, light housekeeping, sibling care
  • Can be customized for your unique needs!


Taking care of you and your family after the birth so you can focus on recovery and baby.

$25 hourly rate, 3 hour minimum

  • Complementary consultation to design a unique plan for your needs
  • Breastfeeding and infant care information and support
  • Meal preparation in your home
  • Light housekeeping
  • Sibling care so Mama can focus on new baby and herself
  • Infant care and informational support
  • Resource lists for education and local services
  • Running errands or accompaniment to appointments
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Payment for all doula services can be made by cash, cheque or email transfer.

A deposit of 50% of the full fee is required upon signing the contract to reserve your care.