MAWS is proud to partner with these essential Washington State organizations:
- Washington State Chapter of NACPM
The Washington State Chapter of NACPM (National Association of Certified Professional Midwives) is just getting off the ground and embarking on some exciting projects. Membership is free with NACPM membership.
- Washington State Affiliate of ACNM
ACNM Washington Affiliate is a state-based affiliate of the American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM),the national professional organization of certified nurse-midwives and certified midwives.
- Open Arms Perinatal Services
MAWS and Open Arms have worked side-by-side serving on the PAC and lobbying for the passage of Anti-Shackling Legislation that affects incarcerated people during labor. MAWS also helped to lobby for the passage of Anti-Shackling Legislation that affects incarcerated individuals in labor. Open Arms staff members have presented at MAWS Conferences offering participants Continuing Education on their important work.
- PALS Doulas
PALS is a Seattle-based professional association for birth doulas. The primary purpose of the doula profession is to positively influence the childbearing experience for birthing people and their families. We are grateful to PALS for sponsoring MAWS' conferences over the years!
- Northwest Birth Assistants (NWBA)
NWBA offers education, skills training, support and networking for those interested in a career in Birth Assisting. Their BIrth Assistant Basics Course package is a complete training program (offered in a hybrid format and online) for birth assistants. MAWS receives a percentage when you purchase this course via our affiliate link.
Thank you to our 2018 Conference sponsors!
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