Postpartum Doula Terms of Service
We, the mother and partner, have discussed and reviewed our wishes for care to be provided by Road of Mamahood, LLC after/during the birth of our child, agree as follows:
The care provided by the doula shall include, but is not limited to, infant care, sibling care, breastfeeding support, postpartum support, errands, light housekeeping, laundry and meal preparation.
In the event that the doula works overnight, the doula is permitted to sleep when the baby/babies is/are asleep and all duties are completed.
Postpartum doula services will be provided at $30 per hour with a minimum of 6 hours totaling $180 which will be the initial deposit. Multiples require a minimum investment of 6 hours at $35/hour, for a total of $210. Overnights are also offered at a rate of $40/hour for a minimum of 8 hours, a total of $320. All hours beyond the $180 deposit will be invoiced separately.
All contracted hours must be used within 52 weeks of the date of commencement.
The doula shall provided a minimum of 3 hours of postpartum doula care during a day shift. If the doula is working an overnight shift the minimum is 8 hours. The latest a doula can start a night shift is 10pm, the earliest the shift can end is 5am.
Should you cancel after entering into this agreement, but prior to your 36th week gestation, your fee will be refunded, less a $50 retainer fee to compensate your postpartum doula for blocking out your postpartum hours, which may result in turning away other clients.
Road of Mamahood, LLC regrets that sometimes the doula will not be able to provide postpartum care services as scheduled due to unforeseen circumstances. (i.e. family emergency, illness, weather, etc.) Road of Mamahood, LLC will make all attempts to reschedule the postpartum doula services or provide you with another doula for the scheduled shift.
Postpartum services will be billed by Road of Mamahood, LLC on a weekly basis. Payment must be made within 10 days of the posted date of billing. Failure by the client to timely pay the bill will result in an additional charge equaling 5% of the amount of the invoice.
Failure by the client to cancel the contracted and scheduled hours 24 hours prior to the scheduled services will result in the client being billed for the scheduled shift.
In the event that the doula needs to pay for parking, the client will be responsible for the fee.
We, the client, have read this contract for postpartum doula services. We accept and agree to the terms and conditions by checking the box below.
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