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Important Addresses for Water Birth Information

United States / Canada Addresses | United Kingdom Addresses

Waterbirth International, a project of Global Maternal/Child Health Association

Barbara Harper, RN
P. O. Box 1400
Wilsonville, OR 97070
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The only non-profit source of water birth information and referrals to practitioners throughout the US and around the world. We provide books, videos, tubs for rental or purchase, free water birth information, hospital liaison work, workshops and consultations. Professionals benefit from films, seminars, inservice trainings, water proof dopplers, portable and permanent tub designs for hospitals

Birth Balance

Judith Elaine Halek, Director
309 W. 109th St. Suite 6D
NYC, NY 10025

The largest Water Birth Resource website on the internet with listings of books, tapes, articles, bibliography and links. East Coast Resource Center for USA on facilities and caregivers supporting water immersion and birth. Extensive photography for labor/birth underwater. Disseminating information since 1987. Tub comparisons, links to purchase and rentals. Latest articles and materials related to water birth.

Karil Daniels
Point of View Productions
2477 Flosom Street
San Francisco, CA 94110
Tel: (415) 821-0435
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For a comprehensive resource list of midwives, doctors and birth centres throughout the USA, Canada, and internationally, and also to obtain the video Water Baby by Karil Daniels, write to: Karil Daniels

Active Birth Centre
55 Dartmouth Park Road
Tel: 071 267 3006
Fax: 071 267 5368

Splashdown Water Birth Services
17 Wellington Terrace
Tel: 0181-422 9308 (24 hours)

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Tranquil Waters
67 Southfield Road
B16 0JP
Tel: 0121 429 6813
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Website gives details of how to hire a pool with lots of information all about waterbirth, its benefits and how to use a birth pool. They are compiling a reference to resources in our local area, which is Hampshire, Dorset and Wiltshire.

4E Brent Mill Trading Estate
South Brent
TQ10 9YT
Tel: 01364 72802

Naissance Naturelle
471 Streetsbrook Road
West Midlands
B91 1LA
Tel: 0121 705 4598

Elsie Inglis Birth Pool
c/o Nadine Edwards
40 Leamington Terrace
EH10 4JL
Tel: 0131 229 6259

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