I'm not the first military spouse to go through birth without my husband, and I certainly won't be the last. That being said, it doesn't make it any easier. Here's how I got through it and how you can too! (Specifically when you husband is in boot camp/ n
Operation Special Delivery provides trained volunteer doulas for pregnant women whose husbands or partners have been severely injured or who have lost their lives due to the current war on terror, or who will be deployed , or unable to attend the birth due to military reasons. The doulas that are volunteering are doing so at a pro bono (free) rate, and are doing so by their own discresion.