Support ~ Guidance ~ Village
We are honored to support you along your journey from childbirth preparation to parenting
A Labor of Love
Labor of Love is a group of experienced birth and postpartum support professionals with a shared passion for improving the birth experience and outcomes for the families we serve. We offer birth and postpartum support services within the metro Atlanta area and central Georgia. Placenta encapsulation services are available anywhere in the United States!
Labor of Love was founded in Atlanta, GA in 2000, and is owned by an Atlanta native and community midwife. Our company has served over 4300 families to date, and has built a positive reputation among care providers and past clients alike. We believe that there are multiple facets of preparation for a smooth birth and postpartum experience, and we help the family to prepare by addressing them all.
The Labor of Love family is honored to walk with you during this phase of expanding your family!
We're here for you!
The doula’s role is to provide education, guidance, comfort techniques, and emotional support. Our doulas provide support in all metro Atlanta and central Georgia hospitals, birth centers and home birth.
* Home births must also be attended by a midwife or other qualified medical professional.
Are you interested in planning a home birth? Schedule a consultation to explore your options!
Classes & Groups
FUNdamentals of Empowered Birth
The FUNdamentals of Empowered Birth is our comprehensive childbirth class designed to fully prepare you for the birth process. Students learn about comfort techniques, partner support, common interventions, newborn procedures and more.
This class is perfect for first time parents, and information is applicable to any birth plan!
The placenta is perfectly created by your body to nourish your baby during pregnancy. Placenta encapsulation allows you to retain nutrients and hormones, receiving the benefits of the placenta but in a more palatable way.
We also make tinctures, smoothies and chocolate truffles!
“Delandra was everything I needed to complete my perfect birth team. She is so sweet, caring, and is amazing at her job. My husband and I couldn’t have chosen a better person to support us through this birth. If we ever decide to have more children we will certainly hire her again.”
Recommendations from Sara
“Dear friend, First, you are very smart to explore what Labor of Love Doulas can do for you. I applaud you for making the effort to have an informed and empowered birth. Second, I hope you will explore more than hiring a doula. My husband and I invested in classes and services with LOL, and”… Read more