There are lots of resources in Weber and Davis counties and surrounding areas! Here are a few of my favorites. Resources listed with an asterisk (*) are online resources.


Prenatal Education:

There are so many amazing prenatal and childbirth educators in this area! Here are a few of my favorites:


Perinatal Wellness


Photography

Copyright Dezarae Weyburn 2022
Model pictured is Kaitlyn McEntire

From boudior to maternity photos to annual birthday photos, these local photographers can make you and/or your baby look incredible!

  • Eva Cooper: Eva specializes in documentary birth and postpartum photos. Right now, these are the only photos she’s offering.
  • Ashleigh Peterson: Ashleigh does maternity, family, and lifestyle shoots. She does not currently offer birth or boudior.
  • Sadie Heaps: Sadie offers family, boudior, and maternity photos. She does not offer birth photography.
  • Nicole Gains: Nicole offers beautiful lifestyle maternity and newborn photos, as well as being an incredibly experienced birth photographer.
  • MaKayla Avalos: MaKayla offers maternity, family, birth, and newborn photography. She also does birth videography.

Breastfeeding Assistance:

Breastfeeding can be tough! In addition to taking a great class, I recommend working with professionals to assist you in reaching your goals. Here are a few of my favorite resources:


Bottle Feeding Support:

I do not know of any local groups specifically to support bottle feeding clients! I would love to know of any, so please share if you’ve found a local resource you love.

My favorite bottle feeding resources are:


Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Support:

I believe in supporting new families through birth and beyond. As a survivor of postpartum depression and anxiety, I truly feel that parents need more support, especially when they have a new baby. Here are some local and online resources for postpartum support and information:


Resources for Parents of Color

I am working to become a better ally and supporter. If I am missing something/someone you would like to see on this list, I would love feedback! I have a long way to go and I am committed to continue learning and growing.

Locally:

  • Sunlight Vida: Cándida Duran Taveras is a documentary birth photographer/videographer, a birth, postpartum, and abortion doula, and is fluent in English and Spanish.
  • Sacred Sister Doula: Ashley Finley offers herbal supplements, birth support, and postpartum support.
  • Comunidad Materna en Utah: A nonprofit organization focused on maternal health in the Latino community. They offer doula services, classes, and community events in both English and Spanish.
  • Utah Black Birthworkers Collective

Internationally/Online

LGBTQ+ Resources

As a member of the queer community myself, it’s so important for me to make sure all families have great support. I am working hard to grow my own knowledge and awareness, and as I grow, this list will grow as well.

If I am missing any resources you would like to see, please let me know!