Woman in Wheelchair Drinking Coffee

Local Birth Resources

Prenatal and Birth support

Fertile Way Wellness - Sabrina Souto, R.Ac, TCMD

Specializing in Fertility and Women’s Health

Alberta Association of Midwives

Apply for a Midwife
Association for Safe Alternatives in Childbirth (ASAC)

AHS Pregnancy, labour, and post pregnancy care team

24 hour pregnancy crisis line - 1-800-665-0570

Postpartum support

Healthy Beginnings Hotline - 780-413-7990

Family Futures (Brand-New Mama & Managing Motherhood)

New Moms Network

Full Circle Postpartum Care

College of Physicians & Surgeons of Alberta (complaints and compliments) 

Crisis support for immediate prenatal and postpartum depression

If it is an emergency please dial 911 as soon as possible.

Crisis Support

There is also access through calling 211 for mental health strategies and support.

24 hour pregnancy crisis line - 1-800-665-0570

Maternal/Paternal Mental Health Support

Therapy for Moms - Supports for all walks of parenting.

Jennifer Summerfeld - Healing After Birth Program 

Penny Waller Ulme - R. Psych. Mind-Body-Life Wellness including

Pine Integrated Health Center - Counselling Psychologist

Kristine Aanderson - Perinatal counselor

Pacific Postpartum Support Society 

Texting support from anywhere in Canada - from 11:00 am MST (10:00 am PDT) - 4:00 pm MST (3:00 PDT)  -


Chest feeding, breastfeeding and bottle feeling support

Willow Family Medicine (South Edmonton)

PINE Integrated Health (Central/South Edmonton)

Lactopia (West end)

Synergy Breastfeeding Clinic - Erika Kalke (Sherwood Park)

La Leche League 

Little Nursing co

Village Lactation (St Albert)

PINE Integrated Health  (Central/South Edmonton)
Mother Nurture Physiotherapy  (North Edmonton)

Leduc Physio -  (Leduc)

Nurture Health (West Edmonton)
CURA  (West Edmonton) 

Bodywork support

Luna integrated Health -Acupuncture, Massage, Craniosacral, and more (Sherwood park)

Inner Essence Wellness -Jen Schlosser - Acupuncture & cupping

Ripple Effect Wellness Center  (St. Albert)

Dr. Joanna Galasso - Chiropractor

PINE Integrated Health

Baby wearing support

Two mothers

Baby wearing help




Kelly Mom

Evidence Based Birth

Postpartum progress website

Maternal Mental Health

Birth without Fear

Newmans Breastfeeding Clinic and Institute

The Bloom Foundation

The Blue Dot Project

Postpartum Support International

Life of Dr Mom Blog

Birthing Better Organizatio

Global Alliance for Maternal Mental Health

PostpartumDepression .Org
Penny Simpkins 3 Rs for labour

Instagram Accounts


The Tea on Birth Trauma



Delayed cord clamping with Penny Simkin

Assessing your Diastasis  Rectus Abdominis with Kim Vopni

Birth of Lemma Maria - Positive home birth video covering the stages of Birth
Celebrating Mothers - Monet Nicole - positive birthing video highlighting various styles of birth and stages

The Breast crawl  - Baby coming to latch for the first time

Book Recommendations

Birth Partner - Penny Simpkin

Birthing Justice: Black Women, Pregnancy, and Childbirth - by Julia Oparah  Alicia Bonaparte 

The womanly art of breastfeeding - La Leche League International 

Making more milk - Diana West and Lisa Marasco

Defining Your Own Success: Breastfeeding After Breast Reduction Surgery - Diana West

The first fourty days - Heng Ou

The Fourth Trimester: A Postpartum Guide to Healing Your Body, Balancing Your Emotions,

and Restoring Your Vitality - Kimberly Ann Johnson

This Isn't What I Expected: Overcoming Postpartum Depression - by Karen R. Kleiman (Author), Valerie Davis Raskin MD

Healing After Birth: Navigating Your Emotions After A Difficult Childbirth - Jennifer Summerfeldt