About

Oakland Better Birth Foundation was founded by Doula, Community Activist ,Mother, Grandmother and Author Samsarah Morgan.

It was birthed our of her work in the community and is a daughter of Occupy Oakland Children’s Village , Occupy Decolonize Pregnancy Birth and Parenting Caucus of the Occupy Oakland, and The Parents and Allies Committee of Children’s Village.

Our focus it to provide services to the Oakland East Bat Community services and opportunities which will reduce the infant and maternal mortality rates in our community!

We hold as precious the right of woman to birth with the provider of her choice, be that in a hospital or birthing center or at home!

We also wish to provided training and to find those who wish to be trained as traditional birthworkers, as well as to assist financially families desire to contribute to a living wage for birthworkers…

If you have questions or wish to volunteer with any of our programs, please contact our ED Samsarah Morgan at 510-496-3491 or email her at lsamsarahmorgan@gmail.comobbf round image

6 thoughts on “About

  1. Hello Samarah!

    My name is Alli Mitchell and I am birth and post-partum doula! I recently
    found about your birth work and The Oakland Better Birth Foundation. I
    wanted to reach out to you in hopes of meeting with you and possibly
    getting involved with the doula program!

    Hope to hear from you soon.

    Thank you so much!

    Best,

    Alli

  2. Hi
    I’m highly interested into get involved with your cause, do you have a doula program or volunteer program? If so please send me the information I would love to help.

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