Bloomington Area Birth Services (BABS)


For women and families navigating the experience of pregnancy, childbirth, and early parenthood:
  • Childbirth classes, prenatal and postpartum yoga, breastfeeding support, other support groups, parent-baby playtime, information about local doulas, lending library, retail store
  • Birth Services: Volunteer doula’s who have completed training and are working toward certification. Provide 1-3 prenatal visits, discuss ideas, how women want to experience birthing, provide education, emotional and physical support
  • Doulas will travel to BC to give services
  • Lactation consultants
  • Speakers and educational programs

Services are available to international students, low income / no income clients, non-native English speakers.
A sliding scale, scholarships & payment plans are available. Honor system is also used, verification of income is not required.

Medicare, Medicaid, private insurance not accepted but itemized billing will be provided upon request.

Office is within the Bloomington bus line.

Contact Information

2458 S. Walnut St.
Bloomington, IN  47401
Phone: (812) 337-8121

Office Hours:   

Monday - Wednesday & Friday    10:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday    10:00am - 8:00pm
Saturday    10:00am - 2:00pm