This chapter of your life is full of unknowns.

Having a baby can feel overwhelming. There’s so much to learn, and the stakes are so high. You probably feel overjoyed, anxious, and nervous, all at once.

We know that your pregnancy and birth experiences are better when you have a team that truly understands you and your journey. You deserve to feel calm, confident, and prepared for whatever comes next. That’s where we come in.

Our job is to help you navigate your transition to parenthood- no matter what that looks like. With the 24/7 support of an experienced team, you’ll always have someone that can answer your questions, calm your fears, and help you decide what to do next.

Whether you’ve just seen your first positive pregnancy test, are due next week, or you are already home with your baby, our unique team model means we are always available to provide you with the very best in compassionate, professional, and relevant support.

Our promise to you is simple: No judgement, no shame, and no guilt. We’re going to help you feel amazing. No matter what your journey looks like, we support that.


Let’s get together! Let’s chat about you, your pregnancy, birth, or baby, and your needs. We want to hear all about your goals, your fears, and about what does- and doesn’t- make sense to you about giving birth. We’ll tell you about our unique approach to support, why our team works, and how we can help you feel amazing about your pregnancy, birth, or postpartum time!

There is no charge or obligation for our first phone call meet and greet- just opportunity. We can’t wait to get to know you!


As the leading collaborative doula practice in Nanaimo, Ladysmith, Qualicum, and Parksville BC, we are committed to providing high-quality, professional support to all families, regardless of race, religion, orientation, family arrangement, or political views. Every time. Judgment and unsolicited advice can be common. Experience the magic of true unconditional support with Harbour City Doulas.

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We would like to gratefully recognize and acknowledge that we live and work on the traditional and unceded territories of the Snuneymuxw, Snaw-naw-as, and Stz’uminus people.