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“Birth is not only about making babies. Birth is about making mothers - strong, competent, capable mothers who trust themselves and know their inner strength.”
- Barbara Katz Rothman
WHY GIVE BIRTH AT HOME?
HOMEBIRTH IS BEING ABLE TO BIRTH WHERE AND WITH WHOM YOU ARE COMFORTABLE
There are many reasons why women may choose a Homebirth, some of these include:
Expanding midwife-led models of care and publicly funded homebirth services will take women and their babies out of Australian hospitals, free up beds for our ageing population, provide a cost saving to government and deliver better health outcomes and greater satisfaction to birthing mothers.