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True Safety

What does safety feel like to you? What environment, what voices, what words make you feel safe?

True Safety

What does safety feel like to you? What environment, what voices, what words make you feel safe?  How can you experience a feeling of safety in your prenatal, birth and postpartum care?

Birth By The Numbers:
Safety

Side By Side Statistics on Home, Independent Birth Centers, Hospitals, and Hospital Based Midwives 

Home Birth Complications: 8 things to reassure you

How prepared will your midwife be? How fast could you get to hospital? Get the lowdown on what happens if things aren’t so straightforward… ​​​​​​​

Am I High Risk?

A list of the most common risk factors and whether or not a Community Midwife is able to serve folks with these factors or not

What makes me feel safe? 

Here's a personal tool for thinking about what kind of things might help you feel safer in your birthing

Questions You Can Ask Midwives about Safety

by Shari Stone-Ulrich, CNM
Out-of-hospital midwives get asked these same questions all the time!

Dads Comparisons

What 5 home birth dads identified as their most important safety considerations​​​​​​​

Video: What Midwives Bring To Your Birth 

Medications, Equipment & More!

A Larger Role for Midwives Could Improve Deficient U.S. Care for Mothers and Babies

According to a new study, states that give midwives a greater role in patient care achieve better results on key measures of maternal and neonatal health.