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  • Sharing our birth stories with our children: Katy’s CBA2C
    Guest post birth story by Katy Rank Lev for Brain, Child Magazine. I joined my local ICAN chapter after my first son was delivered via cesarean. Over the next five years, I became a leader of ICAN of Southwestern PA and the organization supported me through my next pregnancy and VBAC attempt… then they supported me... […]
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  • ICAN Names Lisa Keyser the June 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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  • Postpartum Doulas: support after cesarean
    Guest post by Debbie Young, DONA. Birth is unpredictable. There is no straight path to the birth of a precious baby so we follow the path wherever it leads. Sometimes that path leads to a cesarean. When a mother and baby come home after a cesarean there are a few extra things to think about,... […]
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  • ICAN Names Julie Herr the May 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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  • Click Your Way to the Best Info: finding quality VBAC and Cesarean info online
    By Sharon Muza, BS, CD(DONA) BDT(DONA), LCCE, FACCE While April is recognized as Cesarean Awareness Month in both the United States and many other countries, quality consumer information about how to prevent cesareans (both primary {first} cesareans and subsequent ones) along with information about having a vaginal birth after a cesarean (VBAC) is valuable to... […]
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Washington

Naomi Bjorgan, CPM, LM
accepts HBACs for one previous incision.
Whatcom County, WA
 www.handsofgracemidwifery.com
Dr. Nathan Meltzer
The Vally Hospital
Spokane Valley, Washington.
From Meghann: “I had a beautifully empowering VBAC in January at The Valley Hospital in Spokane Valley, Washington. Dr. Nathan Meltzer attended and he was absolutely amazing and supportive!”
BRINKLEY, CHARLES B; MD
PMG NW WA EVER OB/GYN CLINIC
1717 13th St Ste 300
Everett , WA 98201
Phone: (425) 297-5500
Fax: (425) 297-5561

Highland Midwife Birth Services
Lorri Ellen Carr, Licensed Midwife
PO Box 800, Goldendale Washington 98620
509-250-2072 (leave message please)
www.highlandmidwife.com

Gorge Family Wellness Center
818 West 6th Street #1 (see MAP)
The Dalles, Oregon 97058
541-296-0006 (for appts with Dr. Shawna Hasel)
509-250-2072 (for midwifery appts with Lorri)
http://www.gorgefamilywellness.net/

Dr. Heidi Robel, ND LAC PC
307 S. 12th Avenue Suite #11 (see MAP)
Yakima, Washington 98902
509-469-2483 (for appts with Dr. Robel)
509-250-2072 (for midwifery appts with Lorri)
509-780-3330 (for midwifery appts with Kristin)
http://www.drheidirobel.com/

Sunrise Midwifery
1126 Meade Ave, Suite F
Prosser, Washington
509-780-3330
www.sunrisemidwifery.net

We need your help! Do you know of a VBAC supportive practice or group in this state?? please email us the info: kcontentoangell@hotmail.com