HMHBGA

Building Perinatal Support Professionals (BPSP)

The Building Perinatal Support Professionals Project (BPSP) supports low-income scholars in
pursuing a doula career pathway and helping fight birthing disparity in Georgia’s most vulnerable
communities.

The BPSP project will provide scholarship and support for those seeking credentialing as Certified Doulas through DONA International. We are currently opening our applications for the 2022-2023 cohort. We will match each participant with an experienced mentor and provide additional training beyond the necessary credentialing workshops to develop opportunities for economic self-sufficiency. All scholars will also undergo trainings related to birthing justice and Black/brown/indigenous cultural methods.

We are currently opening our applications for the 2022-2023 cohort.

Interested in Applying for the 2022 BPSB Cohort?

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October 27, 2021 Interest Meeting at 5 PM



HMHBGA would like to congratulate our 15 scholarship winners. We are excited to embark on a year of learning and growing with them!

BPSP 2021 Cohort Members
Rosanna Penaflorida Zora Barclay
Dzigbordi Kamasa-Quashie Dericka Smith
JoAnn Tarfa Desirrae Jones
RoShonda Welch Kenya Turner
Shantesica Giliam Crystal Tarber
Zaria Johnson Georgina Espinoza
Kira Hynes Georgia Goldstein
Hira Chherti

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DOULA/CHILDBIRTH EDUCATION RESOURCES
ICEA Childbirth Educator Certification
DONA International Doula Certification
ACOG Supports Continuous Labor Support
Prenatal Education Model- Improving Birth Outcomes
Can Childbirth Educators Make a Living Wage Doing What They Love?
Listening to Mothers II: Report of the Second National U.S. Survey of Women’s Childbearing Experiences

In Collaboration With

This program is supported through funding from the United Way of Greater Atlanta. United Way of Greater Atlanta brings together people and resources to tackle complex issues and drive sustainable positive change to help our community thrive.

Additional Questions? Please contact Breechelle Parker via email at breechelle.parker@hmhbga.org.