Each year over 400 midwives and birth-workers gather to develop skills, share experiences, and build alliances in the interest of improving maternity care for all women. This year the Midwives Alliance board and the organizing committee in California are committed to making this conference accessible to all midwives. Please join us in our efforts to bring Traditional Midwives, Midwives of…
Consistent independent research shows that expanding the midwives model of care in North America…Read More
Midwives from the 2009 Asilomar Conference being introduced on stage.
Ricki Lake hosts a Roast of the Farm Midwives.
(A vegetarian roast, of course.)
Join the many midwives and friends who know the little-known stories about the mothers of American midwifery for a night of honoring and heckling.
This public event will occur during the Midwives Alliance of North…Read More
The Foundation for the Adavncement of Midwifery is proud to announce its 2009 Grant Awardees. As is commom with non-profit foundations FAM recieved many more grant requests than we were able to fund. Each application was reviewed carefully for its ability to further FAM's mission of access to care,…Read More