Ashe Birthing Services is a small group of birth and postpartum doulas of color (based in the Bronx, NY) that work together to provide full spectrum services to the families we serve.
Information from the White House regarding the Biden Administration's plan to reduce maternal mortality and morbidity.
As part of our commitment to help close the gap in care and improve health outcomes – for Black expectant mothers, birthing individuals, and their babies – we have started the Black Birth Equity Fund. We hope to help open up access to doula services as lifesaving care.
Learn about getting supplemental funding to increase the availability of doulas in Healthy Start service areas most affected by infant and maternal mortality in order to reduce such deaths and decrease such racial/ethnic disparities.
The mission of Maternal Mental Health NOW is to remove barriers to the prevention, screening and treatment of prenatal and postpartum depression.
The Black Home Birth Initiative is increasing access to culturally safe care with a Black home birth midwife for Black families.
NBEC creates transnational solutions that optimize Black maternal, infant, sexual, and reproductive wellbeing. We shift systems and culture through training, research, technical assistance, policy, advocacy, and community-centered collaboration.
Basic information about doula care from NYC Health.