CDA 2019/2020 New/Renewal Member Application:

Thank you for your interest in joining the Calgary Doula Association. Our membership year runs from June 1-May 31 of each year.

Option 1: General Membership with the CDA is $50/year (fees are reduced by 50% if application is received after Jan 1)
Option 2: Associate Membership is $20/year (Associate members do not receive subsidized rates on trainings, cannot be listed on the referral line and do not receive voting rights). 
Optional Addition: Referral list is an additional $25 per year. 

If you are interested in membership with the CDA please click the button below to complete our Application.


Why Join the CDA?

  1. Supportive community of like-minded doulas who encourage you on your path to becoming, and during your career as a doula

  2. Continuing Education opportunities that are organized and often subsidized by the Calgary Doula Association

  3. Invitation to join the Calgary Doula Association private Facebook Group for CDA Members only

  4. Becoming a "Blue Shirt Doula"; a brand which is recognized and highly respected by hospitals and midwives as well-trained and trustworthy doulas

  5. The CDA subsidizes the purchase of your first "blue shirt"

  6. Referral List - The Calgary Doula Association receives requests for doulas and will pass your name along to prospective clients if you choose to be on our referral list

  7. Advertising on our website for Certified Doulas with direct links to your website and email address

  8. The opportunity to meet with couples who are looking for birth and postpartum doulas at our popular "Meet Your Doula" events

  9. Backup support for those times when you might not be available

  10. Professional Presentation is important. Each member of the Calgary Doula Association signs a Standards of Practice and Code of Ethics document annually. This is important to clients and shows your commitment to providing a professional service that is within the scope of a doula.

General Membership Meetings: 

Our meetings are held from September - May each year on the second Wednesday every month at 7:00 pm at the 2000 Days Pre-Kindergarten, 5728 - 1 St. SW, Calgary AB. Look under our "Events" tab for more information as well as a map. Feel free to drop in as a guest if you would like more information before signing up!