Leslie Cornwell, CNM
118 East Benton St
Greenville, Michigan 48838
Midwifery Matters Community Center
0-6293 Kenowa Ave
Grandville, Michigan 49418
New location opening January 1.
It is a home-like setting outside the hospital where healthy women can have family-centered care for pregnancy and birth by a qualified midwife. A birth center is more than a PLACE for birthing, it's a COMMUNITY supporting healthy pregnancy, gentle birth, and natural parenting. There is nothing else like it in Michigan!
The birth center in Greenville, Michigan will be a place of welcome, acceptance, and nurturing for clients and staff. We will strive for excellence in care using a blend of evidence, experience, intuition, and ancient wisdom. Flexibility, within safety, for the mom, baby, and midwives, will guide us in trying to meet the needs of all involved.
Offers the safest birth options in Greenville, Michigan for low risk moms and their babies. Philosophy and care practices are to eliminate the unnecessary, and often times unsafe, interventions that still happen in hospital deliveries. Growing a baby and birthing are innate and amazing processes that healthy women can do with education, information, and support.
Midwives are trained professionals with expertise and skills in supporting women to maintain healthy pregnancies and have optimal births and recoveries during postpartum period. Midwives provide individualized care uniquely suited to their physical, mental, emotional, and cultural needs. Midwifery is a women-centered empowering model of maternity care that is utilized in all the countries of the world with the best maternal and infant outcomes.