Classes, Events & Groups

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“Monthly Doula Drop-In” 
A monthly meet and greet, with doula-to-mother support and mother-to-mother support casually over a child-friendly café in a super handy location in Amsterdam. The last Monday morning of every month at Blender, Amsterdam (Oud-Zuid); dates as follows:

 


Your Roadmap to Having a Baby in the Netherlands
Your Roadmap to Having a Baby in the Netherlands is a project initiated in collaboration with esteemed doula colleague and good friend Mari Gordon of Amari Doula Care who you can also find on Facebook here.
We offer this 3 – 4 hour workshop once every quarter for families preparing to have a baby in Amsterdam, and twice a year we offer this workshop to birth workers and other body workers and wellness service providers to learn more about maternity health care here in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
Our next workshop is filling up fast but you can find all the information here:
You can register directly here:

 

VBAC Support Group Amsterdam

We have an online group on Facebook for all women in Amsterdam who are preparing for a Vaginal Birth After Caesarean (VBAC) or who would like to share their VBAC (& CBAC – Caesarean Birth after Caesarean) stories with those who are preparing : VBAC Support Group NL

If discussing your plans for a Vaginal Birth after Caesarean in an online group doesn’t feel safe to you but you wish to take time to talk through your hopes, thoughts, feelings, and doubts (and everything else in between!!!) please feel free to book a coaching session with me to do so. The details of my coaching packages are located here. 

I warmly encourage you to consider doula support as you navigate your VBAC (or HBAC) journey. The details of my doula support packages for pregnancy and birth support in Amsterdam can be found here.


 

Cesarean Support Network NL

We have a Facebook group for all women who wish to find a safe space to discuss their experience of or preparation for a Caesarean Birth in Amsterdam on Facebook: Cesarean Support Network NL

If discussing your Caesarean Birth in an online group doesn’t feel safe to you but you wish to take time to talk through your experience please feel free to book a coaching session with me to do so. The details of my coaching packages are located here. 

 

Do you have a burning question or a trailblazing brilliant idea about an event or a support group? Would you be interested in collaborating maybe?

Give me a call and let’s talk: +31(0)648688308

Or email me: hello@ilenajoannestandring.com