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Evidence Based Birth event was inspiring and informative

On March 25, 2018, birth workers and consumers gathered at the Womb Room in Hampden for Be the Change: Baltimore and were treated to an inspiring day with Dr. Rebecca Dekker, founder of Evidence Based Birth. We left armed with knowledge on how to create positive...

Update on House Joint Resolution 10: Decreasing Surgical Births

Thank you to all who made calls, emails, and submitted testimony in support of House Joint Resolution 10: Decreasing Surgical Births! The importance of this issue is being heard, and the March 5 hearing on our resolution was a big first step in the process. Although...

2018 Lobby Day Update

LOBBY DAY SUCCESS! We may have not had the numbers we usually do, but we definitely had the energy! 23 Maryland Families for Safe Birth supporters braved the ice and came down to Annapolis to talk with our representatives about cesarean rates in Maryland...


Check out these highly-recommended videos on Evidence-Based Birth, Home Birth, and more!

The Truth About VBAC exposes the current challenges we face and why Maryland Families for Safe Birth is working so hard to make sure that all families have access to the birth options they deserve.

Unbreaking Birth is a must-see. Four million children are born in the United States each year. Pregnancy, birth, and the post-natal period are critical times in the life of a child, a new mother, and their family in terms of physical, mental, and emotional health. Childbirth outcomes thus have tremendous public health consequences. Join us in trying to understand what’s gone wrong and how we can fix it.


MFSB Mission Statement

Maryland Families for Safe Birth was founded with the goal of passing legislation that would license Certified Professional Midwives in Maryland. Now that we’ve accomplished our original mission, MFSB has expanded its focus to promote evidence-based, culturally-sensitive maternity care in all birth settings. Read More

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