Benefits of Membership in Lifespan Doula Association
As a member, you will become part of a supportive community of end-of-life doulas and others interested in ensuring quality of care for the dying and their loved ones. We expect that your membership will pay for itself! See below for more details.
Receive Referrals for Your Services
We are receiving requests for End-of-Life Doula services regularly and will prioritize referrals to our members through our
Doula Caregiver Directory (Members receive a basic listing; LDA-certified doulas receive enhanced listings.)
Members Only Facebook group
Mentoring / Webinars
Mentoring for our members is primarily provided via monthly webinars. You can join the live, interactive webinar or watch/listen at your convenience to the recorded version (full access to all archives). Webinar archives include discussions on:
Next Steps after Training (Interview with 3 EOLDs)
Hospice Volunteering (Interview with Lisa Patterson)
Scheduled topics include: Forming a Doula Collective; Green Burial; Potential hospice crises at home (how to not call 911); Hospice Chaplain Interview; Creating Your Doula Contract; Risk Management for Doulas; and more!