Free childbirth support in Central Brooklyn

By My Side Birth Support Program | NYC Department of Health & Mental Hygiene

Family Services Caregiver

By My Side Birth Support Program offers free doula care to expecting families before, during, and after their baby is born. Doulas are trained birth assistants, who provide non-medical emotional, informational, and physical support when you give birth.

Am I eligible?

You may be eligible if you:

  • Live in following Brooklyn zip codes: 11207, 11212, 11233
  • Are eligible for Medicaid

I'm ready to apply

To enroll in By My Side, call the office at 718-637-5231.


How can I get help?

To get more information and receive services:

Updated February 21, 2020