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"You have the right to an amazing birth!"
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Feeling called to support?
If you feel called to support Rituals of Love Sanctuary's effort in developing a fund for Indigenous/Aboriginal, mother's of color to prepare for a sacred birth and postpartum experience please consider donating funds (no amount too little!). These funds will help to cover the costs of: home birth, and prenatal/postnatal care including holistic medicines, modalities and birth education including information and supportive options around cannabis use (true informed choice).
Average of expenses per mother:
..home birth: $4500
..monthly pre/postnatal care: $300
Donations amounting to $10,000-$12,000 a year can:
Help cover $1500 towards home birth (4 families annually)
Cover 50hrs of Doula Services
Pay for 10 sessions of pain management services (acupuncture, massage, etc.)
Cover 20 vouchers ($50 each) towards supplements, herbs and medication
Cover 5 postpartum vouchers ($200 each) groceries/food delivery
Cover 4 postpartum vouchers ($300) for families experiencing financial hardships
Cover cost of 2 steamers & 4 wrap kits for low income families with postpartum mothers