Philanthropy

The Welcoming Club is pleased to announce 

Long Island Doula Association's Families in Crisis Fund

as its 2019-2020 charity.

 

The Long Island Doula Association, Inc. is a multi-professional organization operating on the paradigm that birth is normal. LIDA provides evidence-based information and positive support for women in the early stages of motherhood, from conception through postpartum. 
  
LIDA is passionate about supporting birthing families. Through their Families in Crisis Fund, LIDA provides free/discounted birthing services

 (doula, childbirth education, lactation support)

for families experiencing a financial hardship along with a serious illness or a difficult situation in the home (death of a partner, single parent,

teen mothers, postpartum depression,

partner deployed).
 

​Through their Crisis Fund, LIDA is dedicated to providing professional support to families during trying times at little or no cost.