Breastfeeding Support Now Available at St. Jacobs Midwives on Fridays

We’re pleased to welcome Tara (Boyes) Shantz, lactation consultant, who is offering services including tongue/lip tie releases and other complex breastfeeding difficulties. Tara sees clients at the St. Jacobs Midwives’ clinic on Fridays. Book an appointment with Tara:...

25th Anniversary Celebrations – Sept. 7/19

2019 marks the 25th anniversary of Midwifery in Ontario. A celebration will be held on Saturday, September 7 from 10 a.m. til 12 noon at Waterloo Park, Picnic Area #1.(Note: there will not be a client reunion in June this year). This is a joint celebration with all...

Important information on cleaning breast pumps

The CDC has created this document outlining the steps for keeping breast pumps/kits clean. Serious neonatal infections can be caused by expressed breastmilk from a pump kit that was not adequately cleaned or...

Client Birth Stories Wanted

Would you like to share your birth story as a St. Jacobs client? We encourage every new parent who has birthed with us to record their story!