We’re your South East Idaho birthing resource specializing in hope, bereavement, support, birth, postpartum, and your journey.

 We are Hope Birth & Beyond!


Hope started -Hope Birth & Beyond LLC out of an ongoing passion and need in the community.
She wanted to unite locals together to help support each other, and each mother and family.

As a child, she dreamed of being a teacher, little did she know she would be teaching mothers and parents how to have the best birth for them, capturing every moment and provide them love and support along their journey.

Hope’s an Internationally Certified Birth & Postpartum Doula, Midwife Assistant, NRP provider, LLL Leader,

Spinning babies, & B.E.S.T certified and holds a current Certificate to pass medication in Idaho.
Hope is also a current student with Birth Arts International in breastfeeding counseling, childbirth education, and Indie Birth 13 moons. Continuing education is so important that she is enrolled in the Indie Birth Midwifery school Midwifery class of 2019-2021.

In the fall of 2021 Hope will be serving as a Traditional birth attendant.

She holds additional education in Childhood Nutrition, An Art Degree in Photography, Nutrition for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, Medical Research and Trial Studies, Cosmetology, Genes, and the Human Condition -Behavior to Biotechnology, Essential Oils and The Beauty of Normal Physiology in Pregnancy, Labor, and Birth by Ina May Gaskin






Heather is a DONA trained birth doula. She additional training in bereavement and abortion support. She holds two associate degrees, is currently a biology major at Indiana University Southeast, and has applied for a Masters's program in Midwifery.

She is an avid member of the Louisville Doula Project. Heather also attends monthly birth worker training to better serve her community. Heather has known since middle school that birth work was the work for her. Her passion for aiding, advocating for, and comforting others during labor was intensified by her own birthing experience.





Tia is a Student Doula with Childbirth International. She has always been passionate about all things
birth and motherhood. Her heart is to educate, support, and help each family achieve their goals during
labor, birth, and postpartum. She has additional experience with breastfeeding and essential oils.
Tia plans on continuing her education and getting her childbirth educator and breastfeeding counselor
certifications upon completion of her doula certification.


Meet Our Support Staff
Hope Staves
Hope Staves

Hope Staves @ the Tree of life birth center

Heather Mattingly
Heather Mattingly

Trained Doula & Birthworker

Tia  Huffman
Tia Huffman

Doula in training

Hope & Heather
Hope & Heather

Hope & Heather

A tasty way to increase your milk supply, lactation cookies are your favorite cookie with added B-complex vitamins and other minerals believed to support a mama's milk supply. Many cookie flavors are available through Milk-Ease

Specializing in growing families.

Eagle Chriopractic
Eagle Chriopractic

Family & maternity chiropractic services in Jeffersonville & Austin Indiana

Looking for a Midwife? Contact Amanda with Mamma Bear Midwifery and her Kentuckiana Assistant Hope.

Hope Staves
Hope Staves

Owner of HBB & Hope Staves Photography