Our Midwifery Care Package fee is $5000 with a sliding scale to $3500
We offer a sliding scale to make midwifery more accessible to everyone. Sliding scale application available upon request.
We do not accept or bill insurance.
The Midwifery Package includes all prenatal visits at our Gentle Mama Holistic Midwifery office in Chelsea, Michigan as well as a home visit around 36-37 weeks gestation, labor and birth care as well as postpartum and newborn care from birth to 6 weeks postpartum.
We offer waterbirth, delayed cord clamping and breastfeeding support.
We also offer Newborn Vitamin K, Newborn Eye Prophylaxis and Newborn Metabolic Screening and we provide referrals for Newborn Hearing Screens.
We believe in informed choice and informed consent as a foundation of midwifery.
Belly painting is included.
Waterbirth pool included, Eco Birth Pool in a Box Mini Professional
Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
If you have had a previous cesarean birth and are interested in a VBAC please contact us for consultation to assess whether you are a good candidate for for this birth option.
Optional ComplementaryTherapies included in the above Midwifery Care Package:
Holistic Health Coaching
Integrative Nutrition Counseling
Miscellaneous Midwifery Services:
In home prenatal visits are an additional $100 per visit
Well woman care including PAP’s & breast exam’s $100 (lab fees extra)
Lab work (insurance may cover)
Fertility awareness counseling $50. (Included in birth fee)
Breastfeeding support $50. (Included in birth fee)
Belly painting $25. (Included in birth fee)
Belly casting $50. (available for current clients only)
Placenta encapsulation $200.
photo credit Jennifer Mason Photography