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MIDWIVES IN PRIVATE PRACTICE (MIPPS)

Please follow the links to find Independant Midwives in your state.

 

 

All states

Pregnancy, Birth & Beyond

The Maternity Coalition

While they don’t have a MIPP’s list for all states, they do have contacts in all states that may be able to assist, so worth checking out.

Australian Society of Independent Midwives

Home midwifery Association QLD (all states)

 

Victoria

The Maternity Coalition

 

New South Wales

Homebirth Access Sydney

 

South Australia

The Maternity Coalition

Homebirth Network South Australia

SA Birth Matters

 

Queensland

Home Midwifery Association QLD Inc

From Northern NSW to Northern QLD

 

If anyone knows of any other websites with MIPP's lists or midwife finders on them, please PM them to me & I will add them.

 

PUBLICALLY FUNDED BIRTH PROGRAMMES

Below is a list of hospitals or health services that provide Medicare funded access to home birth.

 

New South Wales

Belmont Birthing Service Homebirth Program

Freestanding birth centre within Belmont Hospital, also offering a homebirth service

Belmont District Hospital

Croudace Bay Rd, Belmont

Ph: (02) 4923 2204

 

 

St George Hospital Homebirth Service

The hospital has a homebirth service aka the maternity outreach program.

St George Hospital

Gray Street, Kogarah

Ph: (02) 9113 1111

Midwifery Coordinator: Shea Caplice

 

Robin Skewes CMC at Tamworth Base Hospital is authorised to attend homebirths through the public system.

 

South Australia

Midwifery Group Practice WCH

Midwife-led care model, offering known midwife plus back-up midwife through pregnancy, birth (in hospital or home) and first six weeks postnatal.

-Women's and Children's Hospital (public)

72 King William Rd, North Adelaide ph: (08) 8161 7819

Book in via first appointment with Women's Outpatients Clinic on (08) 8161 7592

contact - cywhs.muhmgp@cywhs.sa.gov.au

http://www.wch.sa.gov.au/services/az/divis...d_gp/index.html

 

Northern Women's Community Midwifery Program

Offers known midwife plus back-up through pregnancy, birth and first 4-6 weeks postnatal.

Located within Northern Women's Community Health Centre

-28 Philip Highway Elizabeth ph: (08) 8252 3711

 

Western Australia

Community Midwifery Programme (CMP)

Community based midwife-led service, providing continuity of care throughout pregnancy, birth and postnatally.

-Unit 1, 40 Pearse Street

North Fremantle Ph:08 9430 6882 and

-336 Oxford St Leederville ph:08 9242 3330

http://www.cmwa.net.au/

 

Northern Territory

Community Midwifery Practice & Homebirth Service

Northern Territory government supported home birth service within the Community Health Branch of the Department of Health & Community Services (DHCS).

Darwin: ph: (mobile) 0417 810 535

Alice Springs: ph: (mobile) 0401 114 188

 

Tasmania - N/A

Australian Capital Territory - N/A

Queensland - N/A

Victoria - N/A

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