Midwives Alliance of New York (MANY)
Contact: Jackie Snyder
Phone: (315) 331-8482
New York Friends of Midwives
Contact: Tisha Graham
Phone: (518) 584-6619
Educating the public to improve maternity care for all women. Mother-friendly care incorporates the Midwives Model of Care, which treats birth as a normal, natural event, provides personalized care, and sees women and their partners as individuals. BirthNet believes that imporovements will only come when women, as educated consumers, demand them.
Alternate contact: Tisha Graham (518) 584-6619
Contact: Carolyn Keefe
215 Partridge St
Albany, NY 12203
Phone: (518) 482-2504
Choices in Childbirth
An advocacy group
helping women to make informed maternity care decisions.
CIC is a
not-for-profit organization dedicated to improving maternity care by providing
the public, especially childbearing women, with the information necessary to
make fully informed decisions relating to how, where, and with whom they will
give birth. CIC endorses the Mother Friendly Childbirth Initiative and is an
enthusiastic supporters of the Midwives Model of Care.
441 Lexington Avenue,
New York, NY, 10017
Phone: (212) 983 4122