Ottawa Valley Doulas accepts new membership registrations in November for the following year. Returning and new members please contact the Membership Coordinator regarding all deadlines, including membership intake deadline in December. Ottawa Valley Doulas currently accepts membership requests from doulas who have taken an in person training with a recognized doula training organization. If you have trained with an online training organization only you will need to have one (1) year of applicable work experience prior to requesting membership. If you are unsure if you qualify for registration please contact the OVD executive directly.

To apply for membership you must provide a signed copy of the Code of Ethics (OVD COE) and Standards of Practice (OVD SOP), along with completing the application form.

Please print the abovementioned forms, sign and date, then return via email to