Asheville Birth Classes & New Parent Education

Preparing to welcome a baby to your family is a big deal! Whether it's your first time or not, you are getting ready for a big, life-changing event. Our team of doulas and educators is here for you from the moment you find out you're expecting through your early days with your baby. In addition to our private, in-home childbirth education, we offer these small group classes:


Free info Sessions

Considering adding a doula to your birth or postpartum team? Curious about Doulas of Asheville or what it’s like to work with a doula agency? We’re here to answer all your questions!

We’ll be on hand to talk about how our team of professional doulas, newborn care specialists, and educators can support your family as you welcome your new baby(ies).

These events are FREE, child-friendly, open to anyone, and take place every 3rd Saturday of the month from 11:30-12:30 at Nest Organics. (Drop-in style, come and go as you please)

Upcoming Dates:

11/16/19, 11:30am-12:30pm

** no December info session **


Birth Basics

"Birth Basics" is a 3.5-hour comprehensive course in what to expect during childbirth and how to cope with common discomforts. Taught by our Labor & Delivery Nurse/Certified Doula team of co-owners, you'll get all the evidence-based, up-to-date information you want to feel informed, prepared, and empowered to have the birth you want - without any bias or judgement of your choices and preferences. 

Upcoming Classes:

Our remaining classes for 2019 are fully enrolled! Please contact us if you would like to book a private class!

I’m so glad we found this class! It was the perfect amount of information to be prepared without being overwhelmed. Christine & Elizabeth were delightful and so supportive.
— D. R. childbirth class participant

Happiest Baby on the Block

If you've ever wished babies come with instruction manuals, this is the class for you! You'll learn and practice Dr. Harvey Karp's nationally acclaimed techniques for soothing babies during their first few months. Learn tangible skills that will help you and your baby have a smoother "4th Trimester". Great for parents, grandparents, nannies, and other caregivers. Infants-in-arms are welcome, but not required.

Upcoming Classes:

11/9/19: 1pm-3pm (enrolling now!)

Additional classes will be scheduled in 2020, or contact us to book a private class.

Looking for something more personal? We also offer private and semi-private classes in the comfort of your home!