Midwifery and Maternity Care

AOM – Association of Ontario Midwives

CAM – Canadian Association of Midwives

CMO – College of Midwives of Ontario

ICAN – International Cesarean Awareness Network

Midwifery Today

MCA – Maternity Centre Association

OMama – website where set up personal pregnancy profile to track pregnancy, birth and early parenting week by week through BORN Ontario

Neighbouring Midwifery Practices

Community Care Midwives – Oshawa

Kawartha Community Midwives – Peterborough

Kingston Community Midwives – Kingston

New Life Midwives – Bowmanville





Hastings and Prince Edward Public Health – Breasting Support

Infact Canada – Infant Feeding Action Coalition

Kelly Mom Breastfeeding and Parenting Resources

Dr. Jack Newman

Le Leche League

Community Services

Community Mental Health Services

Drugwatch – an organization dedicated to providing women with information on prescription/OTC drugs, medical devices, drug recalls and side effects.

Hastings and Prince Edward Counties Health Unit

Highland Shores Children’s Aid Society

The Hub Centre

Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox & Addington Public Health Unit 

Northumberland Hills Hospital – Cobourg

Ontario Early Years Centre – Family Space

Quinte Health Care

Quinte Parents Online

Quinte United Immigrant Services

Trenton Military Family Resource Centre



Community Services Phone Numbers

Bayview Medical Clinic

Belleville Pregnancy Crisis Centre

Community Mental Health Services

Crisis Intervention Centre
1-888-757-7766 (24hr)

Hastings & Prince Edward Dental Services

Highland Shores Children’s Aid Society
Belleville (613-962-9291)
Cobourg (905-372-1821)
North Hastings (613-332-2425)
Picton (613-476-7957)
Quinte West (613-965-6261)

Northumberland Hills Hospital

Poison Control Centre

Quinte Health Care – Belleville General

Quinte Health Care – Prince Edward Memorial

Quinte Health Care – Trenton Memorial

Sexual Assault Response Program

Tyendinaga Mohawk Family & Children Services

Prenatal and Postnatal Wellness

Amber Smith, Registered Massage Therapist
Sprout Massage Therapy – Picton

Belleville Integrative Health Centre
Dr. Andrea Sorichetti – Chiropractor, Medical Acupuncture
Angela Lagerlof – Registered Physiotherapist, Pelvic Floor Physiotherapist

Crossfit Belleville – Mommy & Me Classes

Heron House Pilates & Yoga

Dr. Jason Maracle Young & Dr. Rebecca Huddleston
Maracle Chiropractic – Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory

Joanna Kirby, Registered Massage Therapist
613-392-7823 Trenton

Napanee Family First Chiropractic
Dr. Madelyn Soye, B.Sc., D.C.

Quinte Naturopathic Centre

Sasmita Wellness – Sarah Gardner-Stavroff
– Certified Prenatal Yoga Specialist, Doula, and Certified Reflexologist
Also offering Partners Labour/Delivery and Bringing Baby Home workshops, Reflexology, and One-of-a-kind Baby Ware

Scott Allin, Registered Massage Therapy
Body Maintenance – Belleville

Stephanie Postma, Registered Massage Therapist
Quinte West Family Chiropractic – Trenton

The Dance Company
Baby Steps – A class for babies and toddlers from birth to two years




Products and Services


Acorn and Oak Family Photography

Amanda Lazarski Photography

Chandra Lee Photography – 905.449.2200

Christina Ann Photography
10 Frankford Crest, Trenton ON (613) 922-4942

Crystal Kirk – Photographer

HLR Photography

Jenna Faye Photography

Jennifer Bos Photography – 613 395 1891

Stacey Lorraine Birth Photography

Childbirth Education and Doulas

Amanda Lazarski – Doula (DONA)
Little Lamb Doula Services

After Birth Placenta Encapsulation Service
Jenny Wingate

Birth Smarts

Carrie Taylor – Hypnobirthing Childbirth Educator
Running classes in the surrounding area.

Hastings and Prince Edward Counties Health Unit
E-learning prenatal education program and/or in-person prenatal education program.
613-966-5500 ext 675
Toll free: 1-800-267-2803 ext 675
TTY: 613-966-3036 Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Heather Neville
also offering pregnancy fitness

Kim Belanger-Mills
Postpartum Doula Services

Lesley Lavender – DONA Certified Birth Doula

Melissa Anthony– Birth Arts International Doula
Informed Birth Doula Services, Childbirth Education, & Photography

Melissa Skinkle – Certified with DTC (Doula Training Canada)
Doula servicing Stirling, Belleville, Trenton and surrounding areas
Birth pool rental

Monika Gerritsen– CAPPA Certified Birth Doula

Natalie Blower
Certified Placenta Encapsulation Specialist
H.A.L.O Certified Labour Doula

Penny Robinson, Hypnotheraphy
613-540-3774 – Kingston

Tara Kloostra, Certifying Labour & Birth Doula (with Doula Training Canada)
Servicing Belleville, Quinte and Northumberland Areas

Childbirth Quinte
A collective of doulas offering doula support, online resources and events to expecting and new parents in the Quinte and surrounding area.

Michelle Stroud
Certified Birth Doula
Maternity Reflexology
Reiki Master
Prenatal Yoga Classes
Birth pool rental
Bereavement Support
(613) 242-6780

Ashley Turgeon
Certified Birth Doula
Placenta encapsulation
Birth pool rental…/

Barb Matteucci
Certified Birth Doula
Registered Massage Therapist
Prenatal Massage Therapist
Placenta encapsulation
Bereavement Support

Leigh-Anne Orser
Birth Arts International Birth Doula
Offering Birth Support
Birth pool rental
Breastfeeding support…/

Lily & Lotus
Custom baby carriers and more. One-on-one instruction in your home and through monthly meetings in Belleville and Brighton.


Bravado Breastfeeding Bras
(Available locally through Mary-Joan Brinson (613)848-3683)

Breast is Best Clothing for Nursing Mothers

Daisy Fresh Diaper Service

Discovery Toys

Go Green Baby Products

HumanMother Baby Wraps – beautiful baby wraps that are handmade in Toronto. These are lightweight and made of a cool-to-the-touch fabric.  The company offers a 20% discount to midwifery clients.  The promotional code can be obtained in the clinic on the company’s promotional cards.   This company promotes “babywearing” as a natural transition after birth.  Babywearing can be stylish, comfortable and downright convenient, whether you’re at home or out with the baby.  This company has also partnered with the Midwives For Haiti and Circle of Health International, two women-led organizations, that they donate $3 from each wrap sold in hopes of raising awareness of their causes.

Porcupine Creek Farm – nursing mother’s tea (certified organic), petroleum-free baby bottom balm, talc-free baby powder, herbal teas.

Springbrook Farm – 613-395-3291 for pork, firewood, hay

True Blue Water Birth Pool Rentals