Midwives For You
Midwives for You is a group practice of experienced midwives, whose priority and commitment is to ensure the safety of you and your baby. Depending on your circumstances, we offer you a choice of locations to have your baby:
- Middlemore Hospital
- Papakura Maternity Unit
We provide your midwifery care from normal births to more complex scenarios. During your pregnancy we will work with you and your family/whanau to create an appropriate birth plan for you and your specific needs.
We look after mothers across the South Auckland region.
Our midwives are:
How To Make An Appointment
Please contact us as soon as you believe you are pregnant. We will arrange a time to meet to discuss your needs from a Lead Maternity Carer.
We ask you to contact us on our 'telepager system' by dialling the numbers listed below:
- 026 116 937 (calls cost 12c)
When your call is answered, leave your name, a contact number and a short message, and we will call you back as soon as we are able.
For general enquiries please call between 9am - 5pm Monday to Friday.
For emergencies and labour we are available 24hrs.
Please do not send TXT messages!
Antenatal Care (Pregnancy)
Because pregnancy care is so important for your health and the health of your baby, it is free for all NZ citizens, residents and many other visa holders. Your midwife…
Labour & Birth
Labour and Birth Care
Your midwife will be on-call for you and will attend your labour and birth. In the event that they are away or busy, they will have arranged a back-up midwife…
Postnatal Care (After Birth)
Staying in Hospital/Birth Centre After the Birth
After the birth you will be tired and busy getting to know your new baby. Most women who have had a normal birth stay in the hospital or birth centre…
Home Visits From a Midwife (From Birth to 4 - 6 Weeks)
Home visits provide an opportunity for you to discuss any concerns you have about your health or the health of your baby. Your midwife will assist you with breastfeeding and…
Ongoing Care for You and Your Baby
Your midwife will transfer the care of your baby to a Well Child / Tamariki Ora Service before your baby is 6 weeks old. Well Child / Tamariki Ora Health…
Free patient parking should be available at all of our clinics
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This page was last updated at 2:53PM on July 9, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Midwives For You.