Gold Coast Doulas

Grand Rapids, MI

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About Gold Coast Doulas

Bio

I own Gold Coast Doulas. We are a birth and postpartum doula agency in Grand Rapids, Michigan. We offer virtual and in-person classes and services. We also have virtual sleep consulting. I am an elite certifed birth doula and elite certified postpartum doula through ProDoula. I am a graduate of Newborn Care Solutions Newborn Care Specialist program. I am a certified Transformational Birth Coach through Birth Coach Method. I would love to support you.

Q&A

Q: What locations or areas do you serve?

A: We serve a 50-mile radius of Grand Rapids for all services. We offer day and overnight services in Northern as well as Southwest Michigan. We have many virtual services and classes as well.

Q: How much experience do you have?

A: I have ten years of experience. My doula agency started in 2015.

Q: Are there any specialities in who you serve? (e.g. home birth, VBAC, etc.)

A: We have VBAC-certified doulas on our team. We also have four certified sleep consultants.

Day and Overnight Postpartum Doula and Infant Care Specialist Support

Postpartum Doulas

Description

We offer day and overnight postpartum doula support to families up and down the Gold Coast in Michigan. That includes Lakeshore towns from Niles to Harbor Springs and the Grand Rapids area. Our doulas are certified and insured. Support includes: household tasks. newborn care, feeding support, emotional support during recovery, sibling care, light meal prep and more. We love to help you create strong systems in your home.

Pricing Description

Pricing starts at $37 per hour with a ten hour minimum. It is based on the number of babies and the package you purchase. The more hours you purchase, the lower the hourly rate.

Birth Doula Services

Birth Doulas

Description

We offer support throughout pregnancy and in-person birth support. The package also includes unlimited text support, one prenatal visit and one postpartum visit. We serve a 50-mile radius of the Grand Rapids, Michigan area. Our doulas are certified and insured.

Pricing Description

Prices begin at $900 for in-person birth support.

HypnoBirthing with Gold Coast Doulas

Childbirth Education

Description

A comprehensive study of physiologic birth that gives you the tools needed to have a calm and satisfying birth. HypnoBirthing is a tried and proven method that guides and prepares a birthing person in a peaceful manner. We offer in-person classes and virtual classes. https://www.goldcoastdoulas.com/calendar/

Pricing Description

$350

Becoming A Mother Online Course

Childbirth Education

Description

This convenient, 6-module online series is self-paced for your convenience..
What’s included:
video lessons
LIVE monthly calls with Kristin & Alyssa, Owners of Gold Coast Doulas
Private Facebook community for encouragement and support
Planning worksheets
Bonus videos from experts ranging from lactation to pelvic floor therapy
We cover everything from birth prep to newborn sleep.
Https://www.thebecomingcourse.com/join/.

Pricing Description

$299 for a self-paced online course. Use Code Becoming50 for $50 off.

Virtual Saturday Series of Classes

Childbirth Education

Description

Gold Coast Doulas offers a Saturday Series of classes including Comfort Measures for Labor, Breastfeeding, and Newborn Survival. You can sign up for one, two, or all three. We offer select live Zoom classes at www.goldcoastdoulas.com. We also have recorded versions available to watch at any time with a 15-minute call to answer questions.

Pricing Description

$85 per class. $255 for all three.

60 Minute Virtual Sleep Consultation with Kay Vorce

Sleep Coaching

Description

(ages 3 weeks - 5 years)
Virtual guidance (via Zoom) given on how to address your sleep issue, including handouts, a routine, and information on recommended sleep-teaching methods if applicable.
This does not include a personalized sleep plan or follow up support. It is great for parents who are confident in carrying out sleep training independently and/or have minor sleep issues.   Completion of Sleep Questionnaire required.

Pricing Description

$175

Tired As A Mother Sleep Classes

Sleep Coaching

Description

Three age-specific sleep classes from newborn through toddler
Alyssa Veneklase, Certified Infant & Child Sleep Consultant, offers a series of three sleep classes – Tired As A Mother.
These classes are virtual and people can work with us from anywhere in the world. Each class includes handouts, videos that you can watch at your leisure, and a live monthly call with Alyssa.to answer questions and talk through specific scenarios.

Pricing Description

$50

Preparing For Multiples Class

Childbirth Education

Description

We are seeing more and more parents pregnant with twins and triplets with very few local options for education. This class will cover what to do during pregnancy (hospital tours and insurance), what kind of gear you need to purchase and how many, tips to keep you sane, and where to find resources and support.

This 90-minute class is led by one of Gold Coast’s multiples experts.

Pricing Description

$85 Private Virtual, $125 Private In-Person

Modern Grandparents Class

Parent Coaching

Description

Health and safety recommendations are always evolving and many things have changed since most grandparents had their own children. This 2-hour class will break down the generation gap, giving soon-to-be grandparents the most up-to-date information while dispelling myths in a non-threatening, engaging way.

Pricing Description

Private Virtual Class $85, Private In-Person $125.

Virtual Sleep Consulting

Sleep Coaching

Description

Our certified sleep consultant will create a plan based on your family, your parenting style, and your goals. Then she is there to guide you through the whole process. This is the most effective way to achieve your sleep goals!
Based on your child's age, the sleep consultant will create a custom plan and set realistic expectations for how long your child should be napping and sleeping at night. There are different plans based on your needs

Pricing Description

Pricing starts at $650.

Comfort Measures for Labor Online Class

Childbirth Education

Description

This hands-on, virtual workshop, taught by Certified Birth & Postpartum Doula Kristin Revere, focuses on comfort measures for labor and birth. This class covers communications, comfort, and laboring positions. It will ease your mind as you prepare for birth.

This workshop is a perfect for both first time and as seasoned parents. It can be taken in addition to a hospital childbirth class. This class includes worksheets.

Pricing Description

Pricing is $85 for a live virtual class.

Bedrest Doula Support

Birth Doulas

Description

We offer in-home and in-hospital bedrest support for families in a 50-mile radius of Grand Rapids, Michigan. We also offer in-home sibling care, nursery setup, household support, childbirth prep and more. Our doulas are insured and certified.

Pricing Description

Pricing ranges from $25 to $35 an hour.

Virtual Birth Coaching with Gold Coast Doulas

Birth Doulas

Description

Kristin Revere is a Certified Transformational Birth Coach
Coaching includes:
Customized support to help you clarify your individualized birth and postnatal goals.
Free initial phone consultation to define the type of coaching support you desire.
Three virtual one-hour sessions to source the areas where you need support.
Email access toto source the areas where you need support.
Shared document that updates your plan

Pricing Description

$500 for three sessions and $100 for each additional session.

Virtual Birth Doula support

Birth Doulas

Description

We offer text support throughout pregnancy, one virtual prenatal visit and one virtual postpartum visit. The certified virtual doula is on call for the birth and will offer continuous phone, video or text support during labor and the birth. We offer emotional and informational support during pregnancy and labor. We offer position suggestions and can virtually demonstrate physical support techniques.

Pricing Description

$650

Back to Work Pumping Class

Lactation Support

Description

Kelly Wysocki-Emery, IBCLC offers an online pumping class you can complete at your leisure (in your comfy pants)!
Topics include:
Breastfeeding history and law
Prepping while pregnant
Prepping while on maternity leave
Pump options
Breast shields
Bottle feeding your breastfed baby
Milk supply
What-if scenarios

Pricing Description

This class is $49.

Breastfeeding Class with Kelly Emery, RN, IBCLC

Lactation Support

Description

Breastfeeding: Getting a Strong Start $85
A comprehensive course with Board Certified Lactation Consultant, Kelly Wysocki-Emery.

Perfect for expectant parents who plan to breastfeed. Designed for singles or couples, we will cover all your questions about breastfeeding, leaving you more confident than when you came. This recorded class offers a 15-minute call to answer questions.

Pricing Description

$85

Newborn Survival Class

Childbirth Education

Description

Learn how to survive your first several weeks home with baby! In this virtual class, you will go over real-life scenarios so that you’re confident and prepared when your baby arrives. Alyssa is a Certified Postpartum Doula, NCS and Certified Infant & Child Sleep Consultant. She will cover feeding, fussiness, soothing techniques, swaddling methods, bathing, safety, sleeping and more. She offers a 15-minute phone call to answer questions.

Pricing Description

$85

Let's Connect

EMAIL

kristin@goldcoastdoulas.com

PHONE

(616) 294-0207

ON THE WEB

www.goldcoastdoulas.com

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