Mama, We See You.

Black Mamas ATX is here to support you before, during, and after your baby is born.

BMATX provides support through pregnancy and up to 1 year after birth to ensure that mom is supported, thriving and baby successfully reaches the 1 year milestone. On average, mamas are with BMATX up to 18 months.

Birth Support

  • Sister Doula program offers holistic support and childbirth education for healthy pregnancies
  • Includes prenatal, birth, and one year of postpartum careHome visits, labor support & virtual visits
  • Monthly Sister Circle support groups

Mental Health & Wellness

  • Free, confidential psychotherapy & counseling for: trauma, anxiety, depression, grief, parenting & relationships, family dynamics, intimate partner violence, spirituality and other concerns
  • Specialized support groups & group therapy for pregnant and postpartum clients
  • Soothe Your Nerves Anxiety Support Groups
  • Wellness groups: Mindfulness, yoga, & nature-based
  • Case consultation and connection to community resources

Community Support & Education

  • Childbirth Education
  • Effective Black Parenting classes
  • Community outreach & advocacy
  • Groundwater Analysis Training in collaboration with Joyce James Consulting

Resources & Downloads


Prenatal Care Tips

While proper prenatal care and screening is important, Black mothers also need the support of fathers, family and the community to ensure a healthy prenatal, birthing and postpartum experience.

Benefits of Doulas

Doulas are non-medical professionals who empower women and their partners to be their own best advocates and provide continuous physical, emotional and informational support to a mother before, during and shortly after pregnancy.