From the category archives:

Action Alerts

It’s time to write the Governor!!! After the Midwifery Modernization Act swept through the Assembly and Senate (have we thanked you enough for that??), we’ve been patiently waiting for Governor Paterson to sign the bill into law, the final step in the legislative process.  We just received word that MMA has officially landed on the […]


Victory! We did it together!

by admin on July 1, 2010

Across the state last night, the champagne flowed as women and their families celebrated the passage of the Midwifery Modernization Act! Why did this bill pass during such a difficult time in New York State politics?  Because women – and those who love and support them – stood shoulder-to-shoulder with midwives despite formidable opponents, limited […]


Will today be the day?

by admin on June 30, 2010

All of us here at Free Our Midwives spent yesterday glued to updates from Albany!  We continue to be amazed by your support – all of your updates have shaped strategy in Albany minute-by-minute. What we’ve learned is that all of your calls, faxes, and e-mails continue to make a *huge* difference – we are […]