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Become a member of the Doulas of Victoria!  As a practicing Birth or Postpartum Doula in  Greater Victoria or the Gulf Islands, you are eligible for membership.

Membership benefits include:

  • a personalized profile and listing on the Doulas of Victoria website
  • invitation to the Doulas of Victoria meetings and special events
  • access to the Doulas of Victoria online community group (membership is not required to join online forum)

Fill out the form below, along with completion of the following steps to become a member of the Doulas of Victoria.  Registration is open year round.  If you are registering between January 1st and July 31st of the current calendar year the fee is $40.  If you are registering between August 1st and December 31st of the current calendar year the fee is $20.

The Doulas of Victoria hosts regular meetings throughout the year.  As a member of the Doulas of Victoria, you are required to attend at least two meetings per calendar year to have your profile listed on the Doulas of Victoria website.

  1. Visit http://www.doulamatch.net and setup a free account there.   Include as much information as possible as this will be the information that is displayed on our site.

  2. Once your account is setup, your profile URL will be generated.   From your URL, you can determine your Doula Match ID number.   For instance, Eva Bild’s URL is http://doulamatch.net/profile/6124/eva-bild, so her Doula Match ID is 6124/eva-bild.   Write down your ID, you will require it for registration below.

  3. Fill out the registration form below, you will need to include your Doula Match account ID.

  4. Drop off your cash* registration fee in an envelope to:

    Doulas of Victoria
    c/o The Mothering Touch Centre
    975 Fort Street
    Victoria, B.C.
    V8V 3K3

* If you live far out of town and you MUST send a cheque, please make it payable to Eva Bild – but we MUCH prefer cash.

Once your payment is received, you will be sent a receipt via email and your profile will be posted on the Doulas of Victoria website. Your profile will not be active until your payment has been received!

Please note, the information you enter below is for us to contact you, it will not be shared.  The information posted on the website will be what you enter on your Doula Match profile.

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Please Note:  When hiring a doula, it is the consumer's responsibility to check the doula's training, experience and/or certification.  The right to practice as a doula is not restricted by law, the way being a doctor or a midwife is.  Not all doulas are trained or certified but they may still be experienced and offer valuable support.  The Greater Victoria Doula Directory is not a partnership, it acts only as a source of information.  Each doula listed on this site is a sole proprietor.