We invite you to join us!

Membership is available to birth centers, individuals, consumers, professional practices, associations, educational institutions, or corporations who agree to the basic principles of the Association regarding standards of care and safety, non-intervention in the process of natural childbirth, a personalized approach to the care of families, elimination of unnecessary cost, and the participation of qualified midwives and physicians.

Membership Categories:

Birth Center Members

  • Established Birth Center Members
  • Developing Birth Center Members

Normal Birth Advocate Members

  • Lifetime Members
  • Institutional Members
  • Individual Members
  • Associate Members

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"[AABC] creates a more unified group for all midwives and increases camaraderie among midwives, and it sets national standards that all birth centers can rely upon."