Northwestern Wisconsin - The Birth Cottage is located in Springbrook, WI
During your first visit we encourage you to ask many
questions. If you aren't sure what to ask, consider
these questions: questions
you have concerns and challenges in your life regarding
your pregnancy, we have resources to offer to help
you make decisions.
is no charge for the initial consultation (first visit).
Call to schedule an appointment: Lindy (715) 645-0392
Click here to enter our secure scheduling system
You are invited to bring the important people in your
life to your visits and questions are encouraged.
Throughout your pregnancy we will meet with you regularly
to assess your health and your baby's well being.
Prenatal visits include ample time to discuss your
questions and concerns as well as your hopes and dreams.
Your birth plans are discussed, and timely information
is given to you about your pregnancy.
number and frequency of visits is determined by what
your specific needs are. Generally, prenatal visits
are every 4 weeks for the first 7 months, every 2
weeks during the eighth month and then every week
until your birth.
Labor and Birth
During your labor and birth you will receive caring,
experienced and professional care. You and your baby
will be quietly assessed on an ongoing basis, recognizing that the birth is your
experience. Lindy and Dionne are certified
in Neonatal Resuscitation with an emphasis on out
of hospital births.
When your baby is born and in the hours immediately
following, both you and your baby will be assessed
while recognizing the importance of family bonding.
Before leaving your home, or, before you leave for home if you have birthed at The Farmhouse or The Birth Cottage, the midwives will be assured
that you are safe and comfortable,
and that your baby has breastfed. To support you during
the transitions of the postpartum period, You will
receive follow-up visits at 1 week, 2 weeks, and 6
weeks at the midwives' office.
We look forward to many long years of friendship and
seeing your children grow up.