Our Mission

To provide networking and continuing education opportunities

 

To educate the Portland-Area public about the roles of birth and postpartum doulas and to promote doulas as a whole.

 

To create a strong, unified membership of new and experienced doulas.

 

To foster a support system for doulas–promoting self-care and decreasing burnout.

 

To maintain relationships with other professionals who provide services to women, birthing people, and families around pregnancy, birth, postpartum, breastfeeding & infant care.

 

As an organization we recognize that racial, cultural, and gender discrimination exists and we strive to support individuals and organizations combating such discrimination.

 

Liz Haebe, Co-Chair
Kimberly Porter, Co-Chair
Edwina Koch, Treasurer

Join the PDA

your voice is important to our community


join us