Promoting universal access to midwifery care in New York City

Our Mission

NYC Midwives is a professional organization supporting both midwives and the practice of midwifery in New York City.

For the Public

Find the midwife that's best for your needs:

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For Midwives

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Benefits for Members

  • Quarterly chapter meetings
  • Social and networking events
  • Notice of job openings and midwifery happenings via emails
  • Eligibility for NYC Midwives Grants
  • Subscription to Metro Midwives, our quarterly newsletter
  • Ticket to our annual holiday party

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Recent Events

Quarterly Chapter Meeting

Presenter: Susanrachel Balber Condon "Birthside Manner"]]> Date: 2/13/20 Time: 6pm Location: Mt. Sinai East 1470 Madison Ave, NY, NY 10029 CSM Building-Hess Seminar Room B - 2nd Fl Presenter:… Read More

NYC Midwives Annual Holiday Party

NYC MIDWIVES 2019 HOLIDAY PARTY! Join us and all your fellow NYC midwives on Sunday, December 15th for our annual holiday party. We will be enjoying light bites and drinks at SpeakVino. ​Please be sure… Read More

Our Blog

Laura Zeidenstein’s Midwifery Manifesto (Excerpt)

It is the New Year and I have many fears for NYC women, babies, and our midwifery workforce. NYC midwives are a strong minority but our numbers are small and our power is minimal. One problem is that we… Read More

How a Newborn Can Qualify for Social Security Benefits

Navigating the Social Security Administration can be challenging when seeking support for special needs infants. Deanna Power shares information to help make the process easier for families.    Read More