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The Chicago-area Homebirth Meetup Group is a community of families interested in laboring and birthing at home. Members will find support and resources for local midwives, doulas, parenting education and other related services.

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Welcome, Chicago-area Homebirth Supporters!

Recent Meetups

  • Yesterday · 1:30 PM

    Siblings at Homebirth

    7 Homebirth Supporters

    One of our most popular topics...You're having your 2nd (or 3rd or 4th or...). What to do with your older ones? Come share your experiences and hear about things to keep... Learn more

  • August 28 · 1:30 PM

    Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine for Pregnancy and Birth

    6 Homebirth Supporters

    Ashlie Martin is a licensed acupuncturist and national board certified Chinese herbalist who uses gentle acupuncture techniques and traditional herbal remedies to treat... Learn more

  • July 24 · 1:30 PM

    General Homebirth Musings

    11 Homebirth Supporters | 5.00

    We'll take the slower pace of summer to chat about any and all things homebirth-related.  Considering a homebirth for your next birth but have questions?  Come!  Curious... Learn more

  • May 22 · 1:30 PM

    Siblings and Homebirth

    7 Homebirth Supporters

    This is probably our most popular meet-up topic!  What do you do with your older kid(s) while you are birthing your newest addition?  Come find out at this month's Meet-Up!

  • April 24 · 1:30 PM

    CPMs, CNMs, and Homebirth

    7 Homebirth Supporters

    Is it legal to have a homebirth in IL?  What's the difference between a CPM and a CNM? What's the history of midwives in IL and how can I help advance  the legislature?... Learn more

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Founded Feb 26, 2003

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  • Hip Circle Studio

    Classes, Resources & Community Events for every stage of a woman's life

  • Bloom Yoga Studio

    Bloom is a welcoming community for Yoga, Massage & Childbirth Resources

  • BirthLink

    Chicagoland Network for Childbirth Information, Referrals, and Resources

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