All Doulas of Golden Gate Doula Associates are independent contractors and privately owned businesses. All agreements and contracts are drafted and signed between the Contractor and the client. All Doula Contractors and its affiliates have committed to abide by our Member Standards and Code of Ethics.
If there is a question or concern that a Doula who is listed as a GGDA Contractor is not adhering to these agreed upon standards, a complaint can be submitted through our Grievance Policy. Grievances or complaints may be submitted by anyone, including but not limited to a client of the doula contractor, the partner or family of a doula’s client, a nurse, care provider, another GGDA Contractor; or it may be originated by the Grievance Committee itself. The purpose of this policy is to ensure that a fair and comprehensive understanding of the issue will be discussed and processed by the GGDA owners and subsequently a Grievance Committee.