Midwifery Services

Professional Midwives provide education and care for women and families in all aspects of birthing and parenting.

Services offered include:

  • Advice and care during your pregnancy. You can phone or come and speak to us about your needs.
  • Support and assistance during labour and birthing.
  • Liaison with your doctor.
  • Parenting advice such as settling the newborn, nappy changing, bathing and breastfeeding.
  • One home visit after discharge (domiciliary), or more as required.
  • 24 hour consult service up to 6 weeks postnatal.
  • Referral service to other agencies.
  • Newborn hearing screening.
  • Childbirth education.

There are 10 beds consisting of 2 birthing suites, 4 Post Natal beds and 4 Surgical/Medical beds.