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2024 Lobby Day is Cancelled

2/2/24 UPDATE - Our 2024 MFSB Lobby Day has been cancelled and instead we will be holding a Rally to promote maternity care and evidence-based, culturally informed birth options in Maryland and raise support for MFSB's work and future legislation. Date for the Rally...

Rally for MFSB in March!

MFSB will not be having a Lobby Day in 2024 as originally planned. We will instead be holding a Rally, most likely in late March. We need everyone to show up! This is your chance to let your voice be heard. Maternity care is a critical issue and we need to let our...

Baltimore Birth Festival 2024

Save the Date!  Maryland Families for Safe Birth will hold the 2024 Baltimore Birth Festival on Sunday, May 19, 2024 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Patterson Park. Watch this website and the MFSB Facebook page for more information on attending the festival as well as how...
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

Maryland Families for Safe Birth thanks our Sponsors for the 2023 Baltimore Birth Festival!


Heartlove Photography 

2023 Festival GOLD SPONSORS –

Doulas of Baltimore
First Step Chiropractic
Indigo Physiotherapy
The Rumina Center
The Womb Room


Aetna Better Health of Maryland
Bayside Gynecology of Maryland, LLC
FIT4MOM Baltimore City
Maryland Birth Services, LLC
Maryland EXCELS
Nourish and Align
Pelvic Pride Physical Therapy & Wellness
Soul-utions Hypnosis


Bmore Birthing
Baltimore Washington Women’s Health Association
DMV Birth Doulas
Mindful Phases: Birth and Postpartum Doula Support
Moon Circle Midwifery and Wellness
Mother.Sister.Friend. Doula Services
On the Fly Pest Solutions
SheRises Inc.





Send donations to:

Maryland Families
for Safe Birth, Inc.
PO Box 1494
Ellicott City, MD 20141

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