Every parent and baby has the right to a safe and satisfying birth experience. Through active participation in the process families can realistically expect this life changing event to be a joyful celebration.
Get expert information about what options and choices you have around the birth of your baby. BirthLink is a member based organization that refers, parents free of charge, to local Chicago area providers. These providers cover the time period of preconception through birth and beyond. Our mission includes educating parents about birth options for the childbearing years. The choices parents make about their birth experiences can have a lifelong impact on parenthood, their children and the larger community.
No matter where you are in the process and what choices you make about the birth of your child, BirthLink can connect you to the people and resources to help you create a happy and healthy birth experience.
In addition to the BirthLink Directory, we offer the following thoughtfully selected resources to provide information that will help guide anyone seeking to know more about their options in creating a healthy and happy birth:
- Midwife vs Medical: Models of Care
- Natural Childbirth Risks vs Benefits
- Frequently Asked Questions about BirthLink and the Birthing Process
- The Honoring Birth: 5 Phases of the Childbearing Year Book
- Founder’s Blog
Feeling overwhelmed? There is so much conflicting information available out there. How do you sort through it all? A private birth options consultation will give you peace of mind.