top of page


At Gentle Spirit Home Birth Midwifery Practice, we hold a profound reverence for the sacredness of birth. We believe that every woman carries an intrinsic wisdom that should be honored and respected throughout her journey into motherhood. Our philosophy centers on dismantling structures of oppression within the birthing space, specifically addressing the alarming issue of Black maternal mortality. We are committed to creating a nurturing and empowering environment that celebrates diversity and equality, ensuring that every mother, regardless of her background, receives the care and respect she deserves. every aspect of our practice, ensuring that your birth experience is not just safe but profoundly transformative and empowering.

baby smiling eating his thumb.jpg

Our mission is to preserve the sacred in birth while amplifying the voices of women. We are dedicated to:

  • **Reducing Maternal Mortality:** We are on a mission to diminish the heartbreaking disparities in maternal healthcare, especially among Black women. Through education, advocacy, and compassionate care, we aim to contribute to the reduction of maternal mortality rates, focusing on the most vulnerable communities.

  • **Tailored Care:** We understand that every woman's journey is unique. Our practice is founded on the principle of individualized care, where we tailor our approach to meet the specific needs, desires, and cultural preferences of each patient. Your birth experience is yours to define, and we are here to support you in achieving it.

  • **Trust Currency:** Trust is the cornerstone of our practice. We recognize that trust is not freely given but earned through open communication, active listening, and genuine empathy. We aim to build a trust currency with our clients that fosters a sense of safety, empowerment, and confidence in their birthing choices.

  • **Relationship-Centered Care:** We view the relationship between our midwives and clients as the foundation of exceptional care. Through nurturing and meaningful connections, we create a supportive community where expectant mothers can flourish in their journey to motherhood.



Our vision is a world where birth is revered as a sacred rite of passage, where the voices of women are heard, respected, and uplifted, and where structures of oppression in maternal healthcare are dismantled. We envision a future where every mother, regardless of her background, receives compassionate, culturally sensitive, and individualized care that empowers her to have a safe, joyful, and empowering birth experience.

At Gentle Spirit Home Birth Midwifery Practice, we are not just midwives; we are partners in your sacred journey into motherhood. Our commitment to preserving the sacred, dismantling oppression, and honoring the unique voices of women guides

bottom of page