Portland - Home Birth Midwives

Alma Midwifery

Laura Erickson, CPM LM
Pamela Echeverio, CPM LM
Kate Howe, CPM LM
1608 SE Ankeny Street
Portland, OR 97214 
Phone: 503-233-3001
Fax: 503-233-7686 
Email: midwives@almamidwifery.com
The Alma midwives follow the Midwifery Model of Care, which is based on the fact that pregnancy and birth are normal life processes. We offer homebirth, birth center, and waterbirth options in the greater Portland area. Our birth center is a warm, inviting space located in a lovely three-story house centrally located in Portland, and features three spacious birthing suites, each with its own built in birthing tub and bathroom. 10/09

Andaluz Waterbirth Center

Portland Center
3323 SW Naito Pkwy
Portland, OR 97239
Tualatin Center
19255 SW 65th Ave. ste. 220
Tualatin, OR 97062
Main Line: 503-885-0228
Website: www.waterbirth.net
Receive personal and loving care in a warm environment from highly qualified midwives. We will attend your birth at one of our lovely birth centers or your home. With over 2,700 birth experiences, we provide you with care that respects you and responds to your individual needs. Prenatal, birth and postpartum care that is both safe and sensitive for you and your baby. We give you the time you deserve. Time for you, your new baby and your family. Call to schedule your free consultation with a certified professional midwife. Gently...Safely...Naturally. 11/09

Balanced Birth Midwifery

Ellie Legare LDM, CPM and Heather Hack LDM, CPM
6245 E. Burnside Ave.
Portland, OR  97215
fax:  503-234-2221
We are experienced midwives who provide individualized care for the childbearing year.  Services include comprehensive prenatal care, water birth, home birth, postpartum care for both mama and baby, breastfeeding support, childbirth education classes, herbal remedies, belly casting, and placental encapsulation.  Call us for a free consultation. 3/10

Blossom Midwifery

Joy Jech CPM, LDM
Portland Oregon 97222
phone - 503-522-4545
fax - 503-405-8286
Give Birth With JOY! 
Homebirth Waterbirth  
Childbirth has the potential to be the most blissful and ecstatic experience in a woman's life. It is our passion to provide the safe and mindful care that holds space for this kind of joyful birth experience.9/12

By Her Side Midwifery

Lucina Armstrong LDM, CPM
Spanish Bilingual
Supporting women and families in creating healthy, holistic pregnancy and birth experiences by providing high-quality, personalized care based on informed choice. I maintain a balance between the ancient, woman-centered art of midwifery and the most up-to-date, evidence-based practices. Offering in-home, comprehensive prenatal, labor, birth, and post-partum care, including waterbirth option. 2/09

Creative Space Midwifery

Marilyn Milestone, LDEM, CPM
Beth Sagli, CPM
5400 NE 30th Ave., Ste 105
Portland, OR  97217
We offer complete prenatal, birth and postpartum care for the childbearing year in our welcoming NE Portland office.  We blend experience, intuition and hands-on skills to facilitate gentle, mother-directed births.  We believe birth at home is safe for mothers and babies.9/08

Full Bloom Midwifery

Kelli McIntosh, CPM, DEM
Portland, OR 
Phone: 503-652-0645 
Email: kelli@fullbloommidwifery.com
Personalized and nurturing care in the prenatal and postpartum period. Complete prenatal and postpartum care, waterbirth and homebirth.  

A Gentle Beginning

Catherine Schaefer ND CNM 
Nora Tallman ND CNM

Phone: 503.263.2058 Fax: 503.263.3655
Email: agentlebeginning@web-ster.com
Web site:www.agentlebeginning.com
We embrace birth as a normal process in a woman’s life, working with each family individually to build trust in a woman’s ability to give birth naturally; offering support through our specialized birth classes and 25 years of experience attending homebirths and waterbirths as Certified Nurse Midwives and Naturopathic Physicians. 9/10

Glow Midwifery ~ Great Love Opens the Way

Angela Truby CPM, LDM and Assistant Midwife Brandee Grider, CPM
Portland, OR 
phone: 971-275-6106  fax: 971-200-2669
Glow Midwifery offers skilled, compassionate, and relationship-based home birth midwifery care. We are passionate about supporting and guiding women through the profoundly important season of pregnancy, birth and postpartum with wisdom, love, and respect, while providing excellent evidence-based clinical care. Come tour Glow Midwifery's beautiful cottage clinic and meet our midwives!

Happy Belly Midwifery

Tarrin Fletcher, CPM, LDM
Phone: 503-781-4037 Fax: 503-639-6509
Email: happybellymidwife@yahoo.com
We serve the Portland metro and surrounding areas. 
Services include: Homebirth, Waterbirth, Individualized Prenatal Care, Newborn Exams, Breastfeeding Support, Prenatal and Postpartum home visits, Well Woman Care, and Birth tubs. We are there to guide you through pregnancy and birth and empower you to make the decisions regarding your care. 5/10

Let It Be Midwifery

Sally Acosta, CPM, DEM
Portland, OR
(503) 757-3045
A home birth midwifery practice, offering individualized, holistic care during pregnancy, birth and the postpartum period.  I assist women in reclaiming the wonder and joy that are inherent in birthing new life into their own hands.4/11

Motherseed Midwifery

Amy Tonkin Smith, CPM
Ondra Watson, CPM LDM

Phone: 503-312-9461 & 503-709-8911
Email: info@motherseedmidwifery.com
Website: www.motherseedmidwifery.com
Our services include complete prenatal care, nutritional counseling, home-birth, postpartum care for mom and baby and breastfeeding support. We specialize in home-births, water-birth, VBAC's (vaginal birth after cesarean). All of our services are provided in the privacy and comfort of your own home and we offer a free consultation visit. 5/10

Nest Midwifery, LLC

Kimberly Kincade CPM, LDM
Laurie Perron-Mednick CPM, ICCE
2225 NE MLK Blvd
Portland, OR 97212
Phone: 503-515-8711
Email: Homebirth@Nest-Midwifery.com
Web site: Nest-Midwifery.com
Believing that women's bodies are fantastically built to grow healthy babies and give birth safely,  we trust the birthing process while diligently assessing the well-being of both mother and baby.  We laugh often, enjoying our work and each other. Nest Midwifery-At Home With the Nature of Birth. 9/10

Northwest Community Midwives

Susan Moray, CPM, LDM
Portland, Oregon 
Phone: 503-230-2831
Email: susanmoray@comcast.net 
Website: nwmidwives.com 
NW Community Midwives view pregnancy and birth as a sacred passage - a fundamentally healthy process, not an institutional medical event. We help women and their partner claim trust in the body's ability to safely and dependably give birth while promoting wellness and positive attitudes about birth and parenting.4/10

Right At Home Midwifery Services

Ellie Legare, LDM, CPM
Phone: 503-314-9186
Email: ellie@rightathomemidwifery.com
Website: www.rightathomemidwifery.com
I believe birth is a natural and special event. I offer complete midwifery care including prenatal care, homebirth, waterbirth, postpartum care and baby care. I also provide well woman gyn care and organic herbal products.

Sprouting Hope Midwifery

Margy Porter, CPM, LDM, ICCE
470 SE Morgan Lane 
McMinnville, OR   97128 
503-560-2374 cell
I provide comprehensive midwifery care, including in-home appointments, specializing in waterbirth and breastfeeding support. The cornerstones of my practice are individualized, compassionate care and informed decision-making. Free consultations.1/09

Marcia Strickland, Direct Entry Midwife

Portland, OR
Email: marvymar1@yahoo.com


Two Rivers Midwifery

Silke Akerson, CPM, LDM (503)705-5060
E-mail: silkeakerson@yahoo.com
Website: www.tworiversmidwifery.com
Two Rivers Midwifery offers personalized and respectful home birth care, preconception care, and herbal consultation. We work as a team of two skilled midwives, supporting and guiding you through your pregnancy, birth and the postpartum period. Our initial consultation is free. We’re happy to talk about your plans and options for prenatal care, birth and beyond. We are honored to share in the growth of your family. Se habla Espanol. 12/11

Vivante Midwifery & Women's Health

Linda Glenn, CNM, PMHNP, MPH, MN
Wendy Gordon, CPM, LDM
Laura Bartko, CNM
Sarah Hainley, CPM, LDM
2928 SE Hawthorne, Suite 107
Portland, Oregon 97214
Phone: 503-652-8076
Email: info@vivantemidwifery.com 
Website: www.vivantemidwifery.com
Vivante Midwifery offers homebirth services in the Portland metro area, including prenatal care, labor and birth/ waterbirth, postpartum care for mother/ baby, and gynecology services. We are a unique collaborative practice of Certified Nurse-Midwives (CNM) and Certified Professional Midwives (CPM), and we are covered by most insurance providers. 4/10 

The Village Midwife

Sarah Taylor, LDEM
3821 NE MLK Portland Or, 97212.  
Phone:  503-805-4680
Email:  Villagemidwife@gmail.com
Website:  Villagemidwife.com
Women who find themselves pregnant and in need of prenatal care are invited to the clinic for health care,  childbirth education, and support. The village midwife is a non profit organization committed to universal health care for all pregnant women.  Based in Portland, Oregon through a clinic of volunteer licensed midwives, offering
donation based pre-natal care and support for hospital births, home births, and on site birthing center.

Birthdance Midwifery

Jennifer Childress, LDM CPM
Nehalem Oregon
503 801-4078


Linda Glenn, CNM

Oregon Health & Science Univ, SN-5S
3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Rd
Portland, OR 97201

RoseHip Midwifery

Heather Hack LDM, CPM
6738 SE 62nd Ave.
Portland, OR  97206
503-504-0885 3/10