We are a community of volunteer doulas that provide doula care and health education to people in the San Francisco County Jail , Santa Rita Jail, and Bay Area residential addiction recovery programs.

Our goals for individuals

  • Improve birth experiences for people who are incarcerated or in recovery.
  • Support mother-infant bonding.
  • Empower people to make positive decisions about their reproductive health.
  • Advocate for the biopsychosocial needs of pregnant people.
  • Provide support and community within the jail and residential recovery programs.

Our goals for communities

  • Present pregnancy and birth as natural physiological processes.
  • Decrease the gap in birth outcomes for the grossly underserved.
  • Decrease women’s health disparities.
  • Mitigate racism, sexism, homophobia, transphobia, and classism within the institutions housing people we serve.