We are recruiting volunteer full-spectrum doulas to become part of the Doula Project!
People who are passionate, caring, and committed are encouraged to apply. Any experience in doula work, reproductive health, rights and justice work, abortion counseling, health service, or personal experiences can be helpful, but isn’t necessary. Many of our best doulas have had no professional experience, but a dedicated attitude and a desire to learn more and be a part of the Doula Project.
We strongly encourage people of color, people with dis/abilities, trans or genderqueer identified folks (especially transfeminine folks), queer-identified folks, people born outside the USA, Spanish speakers, people living with HIV/AIDS, and people of faith to apply. People with flexible/free weekdays are ideal.
We are accepting applications until midnight on February 13, 2017. The mandatory training for new volunteers will be on April 21 (5:30-9 pm), April 22 (9-5 pm), and April 23 (9-5 pm). Application is at…
Doula Project Internship Description Organization's Mission: The Doula Project is an
NYC-based organization that provides free compassionate care and emotional,
physical, and informational support to people across the spectrum of pregnancy.
We work to create a society in which all pregnant people have access to the
care and support they need during their pregnancies and the ability to make
healthy decisions for themselves, whether they face birth, miscarriage,
stillbirth, fetal anomaly, or abortion. The Doula Project has
local and national programming. Locally, we organize and train volunteers on
the doula model of care in abortion clinics. We place our trained doulas in
clinics that we partner with and manage the relationship between the two. We
also partner with an adoption agency and birth centers in NYC to provide free
birth doula support to their clients. We organize monthly meetings for our
doulas, which include skills-based trainings and a chance to talk about their