The Midwifery Coalition of Nova Scotia is a consumer advocacy group and does not provide midwifery services. We'd love to have a live link to hook you up to the midwifery services in Nova Scotia but the sites are so new that they don't have websites yet.
Currently there are only two sites where midwives are practicing.
We recently asked the three midwifery centres several questions which we thought reflected what women would want to know. Questions and answers...
In the Halifax area, contact the
IWK Community Midwives Clinic
Suite 475, 99 Wyse Road, Dartmouth, B3A 4S5
In Lunenburg and Queens County:
South Shore Community Midwives
Maren Dietze & Leslie Niblett
Fishermen's Memorial Hospital
14 High Street,
Tel 902 634 7375
Fax 902 543 6467
In the Guysborough, Antigonish Strait Health district contact
Highland Community Midwives
Marie Smith RM and
Leslee Larsen RM
Phone 902 867 4500 x 4482
Fax 902 867 4737
Currently there are no midwives licenced to practice anywhere else. Please consider joining with the Midwifery Coalition in pressing the government and the District Health Authorities in expanding midwifery services so that women have real access to this essential service. more...