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  • World Doula Week: a doula at a cesarean?
    Guest article by Lisa Kehoe IBCLC, CLD, CPD, in honor of World Doula Week (March 22-28). Your vision of birth probably did not include having surgery. You were thinking of a natural, unmedicated, maybe even home birth, and now you’re having a cesarean. You may feel uneasy about this, but, for whatever reason, it’s the only choice... […]
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  • Accreta Awareness Blood Drive Event
    The International Cesarean Awareness Network is pleased to be participating in this year’s Accreta Awareness Blood Drive occurring nationwide on April 3rd in support of the Hope for Accreta Foundation. The purpose of this blood drive is to raise awareness of placenta accreta, a condition in which the placenta attaches itself too deeply into the... […]
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  • ICAN Names Elizabeth Aldea the March 2015 Volunteer of the Month
    The International Cesarean Awareness Network is powered by the selfless efforts of our numerous volunteers. We cannot thank our dedicated volunteers enough for their cooperation and service in assisting ICAN with accomplishing its mission. In an effort to acknowledge some of our amazing volunteers who work tirelessly behind the scenes to offer support, education, and... […]
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  • FREE Viewing of the Film ‘Trial of Labor’ for ICAN Members!
    Beginning on March 20, 2015, ICAN will be providing its members with a FREE viewing of the film Trial of Labor, directed and produced by Rob Humphreys and Dr. Elliot Berlin, until March 30th. ICAN will also be hosting a number of screenings for the general public in select cities beginning in April. Look out... […]
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  • ICAN Names Kimberly Hellmuth the February 2015 Volunteer of the Month
    The International Cesarean Awareness Network is powered by the selfless efforts of our numerous volunteers. We cannot thank our dedicated volunteers enough for their cooperation and service in assisting ICAN with accomplishing its mission. In an effort to acknowledge some of our amazing volunteers who work tirelessly behind the scenes to offer support, education, and... […]
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Alaska

Tammy, ICAN leader in Anchorage, Alaska wanted to share this with everyone:
“CDM and CPM are not allowed to attend VBACs out of the hospital. And CNMs refuse to.There is a very short list of truly supportive care providers in Alaska the do support and encourage VBACs.
Dr. Elrod (wasilla)
Geneva Woods (anchorage)
Dr. Bell (Anchorage)”

The Alaska Chapter of the American College of Nurse-Midwives
http://www.alaskamidwives.org/

Alaska Family Health & Birth Center
728 Gaffney Rd, Fairbanks, AK 99701
907- 456-3719
http://www.akbirthcenter.org

Childbirth with Love
2490 East 42nd Avenue
Anchorage, AK 99508
chin@childbirthwithlove.com
http://www.childbirthwithlove.com/

Heartsong Midwifery
927 S Cobb St, Palmer AK
907-315-3070
tammy@heartsongmidwifery.com
http://www.heartsongmidwifery.com

Juneau Family Health and Birth Center
1601 Salmon Creek Lane, Juneau, Alaska 99801
907-586-1203
info@juneaubirthcenter.org
http://www.juneaubirthcenter.org

Mat-Su Midwifery
2650 Broadview Avenue. Wasilla, AK 99654
907-373-3420
http://www.matsumidwifery.com/

Midwifery & Women’s Health Center at Geneva Woods
3730 Rhone Circle Anchorage, AK 99508
907-561-5152
http://www.genevawoodsbirthcenter.net/

Natural Beginnings Midwifery
808 S Bailey St, Suite 105, Palmer, AK 99645
 907-746-2212
info@natualbeginningsmidwifery.com
http://www.naturalbeginningsmidwifery.com

New Life Midwifery
231 East Swanson Ave, Suite 26, Wasilla, AK 99654
907-745-4766
New Life Midwifery

Pioneer Midwifery
1649 W Parks Hwy in Wasilla
907- 373-6068
kristin@midwife.net
http://midwife.net/

Windsong Midwifery & Birthcenter
231 East Swanson Avenue
Wasilla, AK 99654
907-373-2672
Email: akstork@mtaonline.net
http://www.windsongmidwifery.com/

Other listings:

Alaska listing of Midwives on Breastfeeding.com

Birthing Naturally – Alaska