Midwifery Care

Pillars of Midwifery Care

Continuity of Care

Midwives provide complete care throughout pregnancy, labour, birth, and the first six weeks following birth. This basket of services — referred to as a “course of care”– provides continuity, optimizing your safety …

Informed Choice

Midwives support clients to make informed decisions about their care. For example, when discussing the option of having genetic screening, ultrasound or other routine tests, your midwife will talk with you …

Choice of Birthplace

Choosing where to give birth is one of the decisions that your midwife will support you to make. Midwifery clients may decide to give birth safely at home or at …

Trusted Resources

Information you can rely on

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COVID-19

August 3, 2021 Now that we are in new, more…

supporting homebirth

Having your baby at home

In Ontario, around 20% of people in midwifery care plan…

STEGH

Having a baby at STEGH

Expecting a baby is a very special time in the…

Fun Facts

Our stats for last month, July 2021, and since December 1, 2020.

7

Girls

11

Boys

17

Hospital Birth

1

Home birth

77

All Girls

83

All Boys

137

All Hospital Births

28

All Home Births

News

Latest updates

What to expect at your appointment

Posted by: Erin Laver

At Elgin County Midwives, we are continuing to update our protocol for COVID and our office. When you arrive at your appointment please wait in your vehicle. Text 289-241-2504 and …

January 2021 statistics!

Posted by: Erin Laver

For January 2021 Elgin County Midwives had 8 baby girls and 9 baby boys. We had 16 births in hospital and 1 at home. That makes 15 girls, 18 boys, …

We miss doulas too!

Posted by: Erin Laver

We miss having doulas at the births we attend.We miss your mother being there for you.We miss your sister being at the birth with you.We miss your older children at …

Meet Our Team

Our wonderful midwives

Jill

Jill

Registered Midwife

Laura

Laura

Registered Midwife

Erin

Erin

Registered Midwife

Cassidy

Cassidy

Registered Midwife

Taylor

Taylor

Registered Midwife

Jasmine

Jasmine

Registered Midwife

Nina

Nina

Registered Midwife

Midwives - caring for you during your pregnancy, birth and 6 weeks postpartum.

Providing safe midwifery care to families in St. Thomas, Aylmer and Elgin County

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