Benefits of Having a Midwife During Your Pregnancy

December 27, 2021

Benefits of Getting a Midwife

If you’ve ever considered having a midwife, you’ve probably seen many of the benefits that the process would come with. There are a lot of reasons why people choose to work with us and we have listed some of them for you to understand those benefits.

Comprehensive care during pregnancy, birth & postpartum care for woman & her baby

It is important to always have someone with knowledge and experience in your corner. Working with Downtown Midwifery Practice will give you that reassurance.

Home visits for mom and her baby after delivery

Once you leave the hospital, we are still there for you! Working with a qualified midwife, you will have someone to support you from the beginning until the end.


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Free midwifery in Vancouver, as the cost of midwifery care, is covered by her BC care card

Did you know that you are covered by the BC care card for midwifery services? If you need any help or information, feel free to contact us today!

Specialist referrals when required

We work with a lot of specialists all year round and we can refer you to them if you need us to. The priority is always your health and the health of your baby.




30-45 minutes appointments that allow time for questions and discussion

We want to be sure that you are confident and that you are ready for this amazing experience. This is why we have longer appointments to allow you to ask any questions you might have. Don’t worry, there is no such thing as a bad question when it comes to our services.

Choice of a hospital or home birth with our help

You can choose if you prefer giving birth at home or in the hospital. We will be there to accompany you either way and to guide you in this experience.


Phone: (778) 990-0300

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406- 1200 Burrard Street
Vancouver BC, V6Z 2C7

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