Call to Action- Save home birth in New York City!

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The Manhattan Borough President, Scott Stringer, is holding a press conference to alert the media about the immediate crisis that the New York City birth community is facing.
As of midnight tonight,  April 30th, the majority of New York City’s home birth midwives will no longer be able to practice legally.  Unless immediate action is taken by the Governor and the NYS Department of Health, the women that these midwives serve will be denied access to a home birth with their chosen provider and these providers will no longer be able to practice legally in NYS.
Where: 125 Worth Street
When: TODAY, Friday, April 30th at 3:30pm

Speakers:

Élan McAllister- President and Founder of Choices in Childbirth

Pat Burkhardt- NYSALM District Representative for New York City

An expectant home birth mother will share her story

Help get the word out and show your support!

We are in our final hours!
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3 Responses to “Call to Action- Save home birth in New York City!”

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  3. Caroline Rouine Says:

    I am having my First Home birth In August ,This is my second child and my choice and should be a choice .I am counting down the Days for this amazing experience and to share it with these wonderful women .Please don’t take it away from them .

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