You are having a baby! If you think it might be time to start planning for your birth experience, look no further than Doulas of Capitol Hill. We have multiple ways to help you feel your best for the birth you desire and are confident we have the best childbirth classes in Washington DC!

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Why Choose Us?
Various backgrounds in education:
The Bradley Method
International Childbirth Educators Association
Informed Beginnings
Lamaze International

Hands on experience in every hospital in Washington DC, Northern Virginia and Metro Maryland with the ability to answer all of your questions:
What are your care provider’s standard policies at Sibley Memorial Hospital?
What pain meds are available at Washington Hospital Center?
Should I Write a Birth Plan for GW Midwives if I am planning a natural birth?
Does Physicians and Midwives deliver at INOVA Alexandria?


Interactive Material:
Up to date, colored workbook for natural and medicated deliveries
Interactive Games
Socializing with other expecting moms and dads

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Flexible Schedule:
10 Hour Childbirth Class held at the Jewish Community Center in Dupont Circle
6 hour Childbirth Class held at Little Loft on Capitol Hill
4-6 hour Childbirth Class held in your home at your convenience- perfect for those who travel and have trouble committing to a scheduled class. Skip the hospital class and learn in the comfort of your own home!

Rave reviews:
Nicole is clearly devoted to teaching, to helping people feel less nervous, and to being completely honest and yet reassuring at the same time about one of the most life-changing events that will ever happen.  She also is completely accessible to each of her students - we feel completely confident that if we ever needed anything in the future, she'd be a first resource we'd turn to. We just wanted to thank you - and her - for a fabulous experience. If we can sing her praises to any future potential students, please let us know! - Varina & Jeff

The best time to take a class is btwn 20-30 weeks, though you can take a course as early or late in pregnancy as you feel comfortable. For more information or to sign up today, please feel free to email Emily at