Daddy Doula Awards

Enjoy our stories below

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BIRTH STORIES

2019 Daddy Doula Award Story by Jane

Nominee for Daddy Doula Award 2019 My husband Michael Why do you feel this Daddy Doula deserves the award? My darling husband deserves the daddy doula award. He had a workplace accident and lost his thumb, had surgery to reattach

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2019 Daddy Doula Award Story by Kelly

Nominee for Daddy Doula Award 2019 My husband Dave This is my Daddy Doula Story! At 40wks +13days as I hid from the hospital threatening induction, I finally went into labour naturally at 12 pm Sunday 25th Nov- my husband Dave and I

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2019 Daddy Doula Award Story by Lauren

Nominee for Daddy Doula Award 2019 My partner Ben Why do you feel this Daddy Doula deserves the award? We have previously been interviewed by She Births® where I talked about Bens role in our birth. He was my equal

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2019 Daddy Doula Award Story by Emma

Nominee for Daddy Doula Award 2019 My husband Chris Why do you feel this Daddy Doula deserves the award? Chris was such wonderful support during our birth and the early postpartum period. The standout daddy doula act that he helped

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2019 Daddy Doula Award Story by Rose

Nominee for Daddy Doula Award 2019 My husband Michael. Why do you feel this Daddy Doula deserves the award? My husband Michael was a great support person during the birth of our daughter. Even more so, has been his ongoing

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Daddy Doula award 2019

On September 2019 one supportive partner will be crowned the She Births® Daddy Doula of the year! When Nadine Richardson created She Births® 10 years ago, one of her motivations was to be able to skill up dads to be

Katie
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The Birth of Maggie

DADDY DOULA: JOHN My partner John was wonderful during the birth, but that was the easy part! He was great at using and remembering all the techniques we learned in the She Births® course. When I wasn’t able to think

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The Birth of Martin – Story by Marine Roujon

DADDY DOULA: JULIEN Julien was the most amazing support during birth. At home I was on the fit ball most of the time. My favourite relief was the hip squeeze. I was sitting on the fit ball with the back

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The Birth of Erin – Story by Lesley Butler

DADDY DOULA: ALAN I would like to nominate my husband Alan, my darling daughter’s daddy for the daddy doula awards. My husband and I have moved to Australia 5 years ago from Ireland and we do not have any family

The Birth of Maverick – Story by Maxine Roberts

DADDY DOULA: SHANE To say we had a beautiful birth experience would be a total understatement, I don’t think it could have gone any better especially considering Shane’s grandmother had passed away four days prior (she had tried so hard

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The Birth of Edith – Story by Rebecca Fogg

DADDY DOULA: STU My husband Stu definitely found out how capable he was when he unexpectedly “caught” our baby daughter Edith when I gave birth on the way to hospital. I was 6 days over my due date. I had

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The Birth of Alistair – Story by Shelley Little

DADDY DOULA: ADAM My partner and I prepared ourselves for birth very differently. I threw myself into the She Births® course and followed its suggestions rigorously. Whereas my partner approached the course information and the techniques we practised together with

Katie
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Daddy Doula Awards – get your tissues ready!

  We have been crying happy tears all week reading the entries we’ve received so far for our Daddy Doula Awards!*  Keep them coming! Below is one of the stories, from Katie. Get your tissues ready! Was your partner a brilliant ‘Daddy

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