Midwifery is a busy, fast paced profession with a deep impact on Alberta families. Find news releases, official statements, and information regarding current midwifery issues.

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Budget Announcement

May 1st, 2016

We are pleased with today's budget announcement of additional funding of $11 million for midwifery services over the next three years. We are grateful that the value of midwifery is recognized by this government

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Media Contact for the Alberta Association of Midwives

March 28th, 2016

The Alberta Association of Midwives would be pleased to arrange interviews about midwifery care and related topics. Media inquiries can be directed to: Pablita Thomas, Executive Administrator at or 1-888-316-5457 

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Statement from the Alberta Association of Midwives:

March 18th, 2016

Alberta Health Services has released the allocation of 2,774 funded courses of care for 2016/17 to Alberta's midwifery practices

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