VIDEO: CHANEL PORCHIA - ALBERT & WHY BLACK DOULAS ARE CRUCIAL
“The story has to be told in such a way where we’re not making people lose hope.
The specific “story” Chanel Porchia-Albert is referring to is that of the black maternal mortality crisis.
She knows all about the daunting statistics surrounding black motherhood as a mother of six and the CEO of Ancient Song Doula Services, including the fact African-American women are three to four times more likely to die of childbirth related complications.
Check out the video above to learn why Porchia-Albert believes black doulas are crucial to black families in particular, and knowing your rights is a part of necessary maternal care.”