We are a community-based 501 (c) (3) non-profit public charity 509 (a) (2) located in Los Angeles, California. Our team of perinatal professionals have expertise in medicine, nursing, pyschology, midwifery, public health, doula support and childbirth education.
To increase access, awareness and availability of MotherBaby-Friendly Maternity Care.
The Association of Wholistic Maternal and Newborn Health focuses on the intersection of public health and midwifery to address healthcare disparities and to engender a more equitable maternity care system for all women and infants. Our focus areas are:
1) Education for Birth Preparation and Cultural Change
2) Advocacy for Maternal-Infant Healthcare Policy Reform
3) Expanding Access to MotherBaby-Friendly Maternity Care
We provide staff development training for community perinatal health workers, nurses, and other professionals. We design community-based initiatives, engage and mobilize diverse stakeholders to develop wholistically-oriented programs and policies that improve maternal and child health.
We also provide education, support and advocacy for pregnant women and new families.
Donations are tax-deductible to Wholistic Midwifery School of Southern California DBA The Association for Wholistic Maternal and Newborn Health, a 501 (c) (3) non profit organization, 509 (a) (2) public charity. We are qualified to receive tax-deductible bequests, devises, transfers or gifts under section 2055, 2106 or 2522 of the IRS code.