Our Program in the News

  • PBS Special

    • Visit this link or use the embedded link below to watch the PBS Special that highlights our program and all we are doing to improve Black mothers' experiences in labor. To watch, click on the "Life Science" video. The clip on our program goes from 6:47-15:40.

  • LA Times Article

    • Visit this link or use the embedded link below to read the LA Times article, "When Mothers Cry For Help" which features critical information about the Black maternal health crisis and highlights how Black providers and doulas can turn the tide and improve the experiences of Black mothers. 

  • Good Morning America

    • Visit this link or use the embedded link below to read the GMA article, "Black women turn to doulas as maternal mortality crisis deepens," in order to learn more about how doulas can improve Black patients' experiences in labor. This article features a brief interview with Venus in which she discusses our program and how it will improve outcomes for Black mothers. ​

  • WFAE 90.7 Interview

    • Visit this link to watch an interview with Venus Standard, Dr. Antonia Mead, and Tomeka James Isaac​ as they discuss the Black maternal mortality rate and possible solutions.