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

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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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Upcoming Events

Miles For Midwives 2018

Miles For Midwives 2018

Saturday, October 7th, 2017 8:30 am: Registration 10 am: 5K Fun Run 10:30 am: Community Birth and Wellness Fair 11:00 am: Pee Wee Run Thanks to supporters like you, last year’s Miles for Midwives… Read More

Our Blog

Highlights from the 2018 Maternal Mortality Summit hosted by New York Academy of Medicine on February 14, 2018

As a student midwife on the precipice of beginning a career in midwifery and primary and reproductive health care, I feel so honored to have attended the Maternal Mortality Summit. It was an honor just… Read More

Obstetric Violence in NYC Hospitals

Commentary: Obstetric Violence in NYC Hospitals December 2017 Laura Zeidenstein, CNM, DNP, FACNM “…When midwifery students begin new clinical experiences, what they find most troubling is their… Read More