portland midwife homebirth waterbirth andaluz birth center
…where we assist babies with their sacred passage into your arms, and we assist women with their sacred passage into motherhood.
Providing midwifery care for your out of hospital birth in the Portland area or the Columbia River Gorge. We are certified and licensed midwives who specialize in normal, unmedicated childbirth. We primarily provide homebirth at this time, but can arrange to attend you at a birth center as well.
We hope to empower families with the information to make the best decisions for their pregnancy and birth, and to support women in trusting in their body’s innate wisdom to birth babies. We have a passion and a deep respect for babies and the natural birth process. We believe women should have their babies where and how they feel safest. A persons birth should be honored and supported as a sacred transformation for mothers, babies and families.
Services We Provide:
- Free Initial Consultation
- Homebirth or Birthcenter
- Waterbirth & Birthtub Rental
- Comprehensive Prenatal Care
- Ultrasound Orders
- Complete Care of Mom & Baby During Labor and Birth
- Care for Mom and Baby for 6-8 Weeks After the Birth
- Postpartum Doula Services
- On Call Availability During Pregnancy and Postpartum
- Nutritional and Herbal Counseling
- Breastfeeding Support
- Breech Birth Consultation
- Lab Tests
- Well Woman Care (STI & Pap Tests)
- Specialist Referrals
- Placenta Encapsulation
Most private insurance accepted. We offer a substantial discount if you pay in full by 36 weeks and we are happy to work with clients on their individual needs for payment plans.