About Tara

Tara Durkin is a birth and postpartum doula, childbirth educator and breastfeeding counsellor based in Shantalla, Galway city, beside Galway University Hospital. As a mother of three and devotee of all things birth, Tara is passionate about expectant and new parents having access to good support and consistent, evidence-based information they can trust. Above all, Tara is dedicated to helping women and their partners feel calm and confident as they navigate their own unique pregnancy, birth and early parenting journeys.

Tara trained as a doula with Birth Know How Doula Cork and DONA, is a member of the Doula Association of Ireland (DAI) and the dynamic collective West Coast Doulas. She is a certified Cuidiú Antenatal Ireland Educator, accredited by Fedant (Federation of Antenatal Educators), a Cuidiú Advanced Breastfeeding Counsellor and a licensed Baby Bonding Practitioner.

To get in touch, please email taradoulala@gmail.com or ring Tara at 086.232.8229.