Sarah is a DONA-trained birth doula both independently and with BirthFocus NYC. She is available for births in any context and is currently accepting clients in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, & the Bronx. Upon hire, her services include:

  • Two prenatal visits to discuss the role of the doula, birth and postpartum preferences, pain management techniques, and more

  • 24-hour availability from 38 to 42 weeks (or whenever the baby is born)

  • Attending a visit with your care provider if desired

  • Continuous support throughout labor

  • One postpartum visit

  • Prenatal fitness consultation & postpartum fitness check-in (more extensive sessions provided at an additional cost)

The fee for the above services is $400, & a sliding scale fee is available to those unable to pay the full amount. To inquire about services & availability, please email sarahmikaesser@gmail.com.