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I am a Certified Birth and Postpartum Doula. I provide

Emotional and physical support to families in and around Airdrie AB and the Calgary area during your pregnancy, labour and into the fourth trimester. 

My mission is to provide you with professional, skilled

Doula services that you will not be disappointed with. 

If you’re not sure of something, I will help you figure it out.

If you don't remember your options, I will remind you.

When your partner needs a moment, I will be there with you and give them the break they may need.

I will support you in your decisions to help you feel confident and empowered wherever you may be.

Leanne Bryce CD,PCD(DONA)


About Me

I have been married to my husband since July 7th, 2007. (7.7.7) 

We have 2 beautiful daughters and 1 son who completes our family and 1 angel baby that we will meet one day.

My passion for Doula work came quickly after my first child was born in 2010. The continuous emotional and physical support I received during my labour was empowering and inspiring to me. I wanted to provide that same passion and support to other families.

My Doula helped me find my strength and confidence throughout labour.

  I will share my knowledge and experience with you so you can be confident and ready when labour begins. 

I enjoy camping, playing softball, watching my kids play ball, supporting

small local shops, playing cards, and crocheting.

2019 - Birth doula training through DONA and CERTIFIED

2019 - Postpartum Doula training through DONA 

2020 - Microbiome Course on Breastmilk

2021 - Pregnancy and Infant Loss Workshop through PILSC

2022 - CERTIFIED Postpartum Doula with Dona International

Member of the Calgary Doula Association since 2019

Member of the Doula Association of Alberta since 2021

Insured through ProLink Insurance

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What I offer 



All pregnancies are unique and different and that is what is so beautiful about it all.

I work with each person/family to develop a customized plan for your pregnancy and birth. Lets get together and I will share how I can support you through your journey of labour and delivery and help smooth the transition into parenthood. When the time of birth comes I want you to feel heard and understood.


- 2 In Home Prenatal Visits. (1-2 hours long)1 maybe via zoom

1st visit is to get to know you and your partner,

to discuss your desires and learn your preferences around birth.  

The 2nd visit will be about the stages of labour. Physically, mentally and emotionally. 

- Sharing my resources and knowledge
-Unlimited texts and phone calls
-Comfort tools such as massage tools, rebozo, heat pad, comb etc
- I fully Support for your Partner
-On-call from 38 weeks until baby is born. If baby comes early and I am unable to attend, I have exceptional back up Doula’s who I will send on my behalf if I cannot make it.
-Photos and videos on your terms as agreed upon before labour begins.

- A Birth Timeline for you to cherish for years to come.
-One 1 hour postpartum visit to see how you are adjusting. To debrief about your birth experience and to close our time together.

* 2 payments of $475 or 3 payments of $316.75

*Repeat clients will receive a $75 deduction!

Scheduled C-section

-Support throughout your pregnancy via phone, text, or email 

-1 Prenatal in home visit to discuss preferences, birth options and to discuss what all happens in the O.R.

-on-call period from 38-40 weeks

-labour and delivery support- physically and emotionally (if labour starts

before your scheduled date, I will be with you)

- Help you settle after surgery

-Postpartum/post surgery care. Snacks, heat/cool comfort.

-Support and assist your partner through it all

-Help with baby's first latch


The early days of parenting can be very overwhelming, I get it.  I’ve been there and I want to be there for you.

I will provide the best educated information and care that I possibly can to you and your family. 

My goal is to ease your stress and anxiety as much as I can.

Don’t worry about the little things such as the dishes, laundry, and organizing, I can do that!  Your job is to recover, rest and bond with your new baby.


Get You On Your Feet:

12 hours for only $420 to be

used in the first 6 weeks of

baby's birth day. This is daytime pricing.  3 days for 4 hours a day.

I Want A Couple Extra Hugs:

24 hours for $840 to be used

in first 12 weeks of birth, day time pricing. 

**Add more hours at an hourly rate of $35 for daytime and $38 an hour for over nights which are between 10pm to 6am



This includes my Birth Doula Package and Postpartum Package "Get you on your feet" at a discounted rate! 

This is the Best package to receive the utmost support you deserve!

2 payments of $655.00 or 3 payments of $436.70



How can a Doula help me?

As your Doula I will help you determine your goals for your birth. I will help you navigate any fears you might have. I can help clarify information you receive from the Doctors, nurses or Midwives. Once labour starts I will be by your side from start to finish and beyond.

If I have a Midwife, why do I need a Doula?

Doula's are trained for emotional support and to provide comfort measures for you and your partner during labour. Midwives are medically trained and their priority is to maintain the well being of you and your baby during labour and especially during delivery.  Midwives absolutely provide labour support - they do - they just have more responsibilities that must take priority. Having a Doula is a great asset to your birth team to consistently be by your side.  Midwives and Doula's work wonderfully together!

What if I want an Epidural?

Many clients who want an epidural in their birth plan still hire a Doula. I will direct you to information regarding the benefits, risks and side effects of an epidural. Being informed is important. I will come to your home to support you during early labour if needed and will guide you along to the hospital. It's also good to keep in mind that sometimes labours progress too quickly to receive an epidural, or the anesthesiologist may be unavailable. In this situation as your Doula I will help you with the intensity of labour if your epidural is delayed or unavailable. 

It's a big investment

It’s true, my support is an investment. If you consider the peace of mind and support during the time of unknowns and uncertainty, my physical/emotional and psychological support will make it worth the investment. I would encourage you to read my reviews to understand the value of my services. 

Some insurance providers cover some or all of the costs of Doula support. 



“I’ve learned that people will forget what you say,

people will forget what you did,

but people will never forget how you made them feel.”


Doula Support


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Client Love and Reviews


When we began our journey with Leanne we never expected to have received such a tremendous impact on our journey through our pregnancy, and our lives really.

The guidance and support Leanne provided from day one was truly amazing. We had a few hiccups along the way, Leanne was there through every step.

There is no way our delivery would have been as manageable without Leanne. We feel she kept the room together, ensuring our message was kept clear to the hospital staff and that we were emotionally and physically supported.

Having Leanne available to ask questions was a huge asset as there are so many pros and cons to everything. Leanne knew our intended path and was able to provide support based on that path.

Never will we forget the support Leanne provided us. And never would we been able to get through our pregnancy and delivery as well as we did without her.

            ~Leslie Barr~

*This was a surrogacy pregnancy*

When I contacted Leanne, I had recently broken up with my partner and had planned on having him their for the birth. I too am a doula and also had the thought that it might be nice to have the experience of having a doula myself! 

At the meet and greet, I knew Leanne was the one for me! She just had this overall sense of positivity, lightness and passion about birth which drew me in. When I gave birth to this baby, it was during the Covid-19 pandemic (definitely a weird time to be born!), during this time Leanne's support did not falter. We had our second prenatal visit via phone call and she took all the necessary precautions on her end so she could be their at the birth with me. 

When the birth took place and we met up, she immediately jumped right in and was hands on. She knew what I needed before I did! She spoke words of encouragement to me and helped me achieve the natural birth I wanted in the first place. 

Throughout the pregnancy, she provided me with resources about labor and delivery, tips for "drying up" and made sure I had lots of support in the postpartum period. I am so so happy I had Leanne at my birth, and am so grateful to have just met her in general! When I have another baby, I will definitely be hiring her again!!

~Maggie Olson~

My husband and I were not sure whether we wanted a Doula at first, so I suggested that we look online and see if we could find a match.  Leanne, was the first person we met and was just so easy to get to know that we went ahead and booked her on the same day.   We were first time parents, so had also signed up for the birth and babies classes with AHS, but I found it helpful to have Leanne explain about the different options, specifically, at the first meeting we discussed what we could expect from labour and delivery, went through our preferences.  At the second meeting we chatted more about the actual event and the plan for when I went into labour.  As my date approached and then passed Leanne was very supportive and checked in with me often to see how I was doing. 

When I went into labour I checked in with Leanne right away, and we checked in regularly until I felt that I had moved along enough for her to join us.  When Leanne arrived, she was great at helping me to relax and focus on my breathing.  She was able to help me feel as comfortable as possible, while also making sure that my labour progressed enough for us to go to the hospital.  Once we arrived at the hospital, Leanne really shone, it helped me so much to have her and my husband as a team.  Leanne did lots of hip presses to help ease the pressure and helped my husband to keep me moving and standing, my most comfortable position!  When I was feeling like I couldn't do it anymore she helped to come up with new positions for me to try and suggested when to rest.  After the birth we had some minor complications and I appreciated it so much that Leanne waited with me and checked in over the next few days.

Without Leanne, I'm not sure how we would have done it! We are so incredibly grateful for her support, guidance, and care throughout this experience. We highly recommend Leanne!

~Cherie Tutt~

Leanne was a life saver for the birth of my daughter. My husband and I hadn't organized having a birth doula, but after 12 hours of labour, we were so lucky to have Leanne available to support us. She was kind, knowledgeable and helped us through one of the most challenging days we've ever experienced. She guided me through contractions, rest and supported us at the hospital. In retrospect, I would have organized Leanne to be with us from the very beginning. We were so glad she was with us and we highly recommend her service to anyone expecting a baby! 

~Breton Bonner~

Leanne helped me through my labour and is so knowledgeable. she gave me lots of emotional support and help through a difficult labour. She is great! Leanne not only supported myself through labour, before being induced but she supported my partner. As first time parents and full of anxiety and the unknown she helped us to navigate questions and be able to advocate for us to have the most positive birth experience. At the start of the labour induction, we were set on having a vaginal delivery, but things changed and we ended up having a c-section for the birth of our son. She helped us ask the right questions so we would be able to make an informed decision. She is an absolute gem of a human and I would not hesitate to hire her again. 

~Jessica Adams~

Leanne was amazing with the birth of our second child this WEEK! My husband and I are so grateful for the support Leanne has provided us before,during and after birth.

She has really made this experience even more unique, she is very intuitive through out the whole process! Not to mention Knowledgeable, a wonderful personality and a great sense of humor. All things you want/need and more in your doula!

Leanne has changed the way we thought about doulas, we were unsure if we needed one(since this was our second round) after this experience we cannot imagine doing this again without a doula and specifically without Leanne!!

~Kayla Wilson~

I first contacted Leanne through her Instagram page, and from the get go, she was very easy to communicate with and was able to provide a wealth of knowledge with pre/post pregnancy and what we should expect. My wife and I had some complications with our pregnancy at the start, and Leanne was nothing but supportive and walked us through the next steps. During our delivery, we were in the hospital for over 24hrs and Leanne spent the whole time with us at the hospital. She assisted with breathing techniques, massages, and best of all acted as a friend for my wife and I. 

Leanne has always been available to contact either by phone/text/email and at all hours of the day. I would highly recommend Leanne for anyone going through a pregnancy. Being a Doula is something that she absolutely loves and its evident in the way she deals with families going through a pregnancy.

I can't say enough good things about Leanne and if we plan on having another child, she will be one of our first phone calls!

~Kyle McCaffrey and JJ~

Leanne is not only my cousin in law, but was my guiding light during my son's water birth. I wanted to give up and die many times, but her words of encouragement and bubbly positivity got me and my hubby through this incredible 7hr adventure. She was a godsend to us! 

If you are looking or thinking of having a doula for extra support during your pregnancy/birth journey, then I would highly recommend her services. I'm so happy she became a doula and that i got to have her by my side during this amazing time. 

~Melina Vallee~

I had originally hired a different doula for the birth of my baby this past June. I also had booked a birthing suite here in Calgary, but things did not go as planned! My midwife couldn't make it so she sent another midwife filling in for her, my doula couldn't make it due to unforeseen circumstances and I was progressing too fast to make it to the birthing center! My entire plan had gone out the window. Here I am at home pacing around my house riding out every contraction not knowing if anyone would make it on time for the birth, it was a tad stressful for sure but once Leanne arrived (sent by my original doula) I could finally relax and get into the zone. I can say with 100% certainty that I wouldn't have been able to stay as calm and confident in myself if Leanne had not been there. With things being so fast paced since I was 10cm when the midwives arrived, nothing about the situation was as calm as I wanted or imagined it to be. But with the reassurance and words of encouragement from Leanne, I felt relaxed and confident in myself. She was right there with me holding my hand, pushing on my back during every contraction, leaning over into the tub to support me (you're a trooper btw) getting me cold cloths and water, she was there for me every step of the way. Without her it wouldn't have been such a wonderful experience. I am forever grateful she arrived at my house that day. She is incredible and I would 100% recommend her again and again. Thank you.




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