National Midwifery Week

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National Midwifery Week was created by the American College of Nurse-Midwives to celebrate midwives and midwife-led care. This year, National Midwifery Week was September 30th to October 6th, 2018.

This year we will be celebrating the end of #NMW2018 with our Annual Miles for Midwives in Prospect Park.  Please consider donating or doing us for the event.

https://grouprev.com/MilesforMidwivesBrooklyn-MCNYC

“The challenges faced by black mothers are complicated, and will take years to fully address. But the prospect of motherhood should be a source of joy for black women, as it is for others, without the fear that their race will threaten their life.”

There has been many articles in the new recently concerning the disparities in maternal mortality for black women.  It is important that we as care providers recognize the statistics and do our due diligence to improve the preventable.