Why Choose a Registered Midwife?

Registered Midwives are specialists in low-risk pregnancy and birth and we view these as healthy and happy events. We believe that you are the best person to make decisions about your body and your baby - expect us to give you information and support you in making an informed choice.

OHIP-Funded

OHIP-Funded

We provide personalized care with excellent outcomes free to residents of Ontario.

Our Expertise

Our Expertise

Midwives complete a rigorous University education program and are primary health care providers.

Comprehensive Care

Comprehensive Care

We provide care to you and your baby through pregnancy, labour and birth, and the first six weeks postpartum.

Choice of Birthplace

Choice of Birthplace

Healthy, low-risk clients can choose to give birth at TOH - Civic Campus, at home, or at the OBWC.

Learn more about our midwives.

We are team of dedicated primary health care professionals with a passion for maternal and newborn care.

We believe that pregnancy and birth are a healthy, normal part of the life cycle. Recognizing that complications do arise, we work closely with doctors, nurses, lactation consultants, doulas and other health professionals as needed.

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Lovely table on midwifery care from Sudbury Community Midwifery! In our community, you also have the choice of giving birth at the Ottawa Birth and Wellness Centre as well!
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Amazing! Congratulations Alexandra and Thomas and congratulations Ottawa Birth and Wellness Centre!!
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👶 Baby 800 is here! Alexandra and Thomas welcomed baby Tristan into the world at the Ottawa Birth and Wellness Centre today! Join us in congratulating them on the birth of their child! 👶 *********************************************** 👶 Bébé 800 est arrivé aujourd’hui! Alexandra et Thomas ont accueilli leur bébé Tristan au Centre de naissance et de bien-être d’Ottawa aujourd’hui. Joignez-nous à féliciter cette famille pour l’arrivée de leur bébé. 👶 #Birth #pregnancy #babiesofinstagram #bigsister #ottawa #community #ittakesavillage

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I spy Sharon Dean with a wonderful repeat client of our practice <3
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Guess who's here!!??!!! I have known this awesome family since their first was born...and it was an honour to witness their third new addition arrive a few days ago! So much love! Stay tuned for more images from baby's birth story!

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There are many things that you can do to help build a secure attachment with your baby. What are some things you do to help soothe your child when they are sick, hurt, or upset? ~Clarissa Arthur, Youville Centre - Ottawa

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