A selection of photos from the midwifery marches throughout Aotearoa, we protest for fairer pay.
Evidence based research continues to be clear that continuity of care is classed as the gold standard in maternity care.
We took the time to ask all major political parties what their views and policies are relating to what matters for our Home Birth Whanau….
Write a birth plan. Don’t write a birth plan. Prepare for the worst, plan for the best. Don’t prepare for the worst at all….
Of interest to our Home Birthing community is this 5 day, Shamanic Womancraft retreat for women of all ages and stages of life. Gathered…
I am going to jump straight in and say that, no matter how many books on home birth you’ve read, you’ve got to read…
It is becoming well known that the way we are born, has a significant impact on our gut health and immunity well into our…
What prompted midwife, Sharon Robinson, to produce the video ‘Born at Home’, NZ Dads advocate for childbirth.
The approach of the Hapū Wānanga pregnancy and parenting programme is about removing barriers for whanau.
“It’s a privilege to watch and facilitate birth,” says home birth midwife Juliet Thorpe. “Women know what they want to do; they find the…
Denise talks about the difference between informed and uninformed consent in childbirth.
Erin Young, naturopath, writer and mother, takes a deeper look at ultrasounds.
Denise Hynd, midwife and activist, offers her wisdom on the history of birth and the future of birth.
Home Birth in Australia is becoming a rare event. For many women, getting the birth that they need or desire is an uphill battle