ADVOCATE!

Citizen advocates are central to the movement for Michigan licensure of Certified Professional Midwives. Legislators and practitioners need to hear consumer voices demanding safe, affordable, and accountable maternity care. Let’s unite our voices into action!

What can you do? Two steps:

1. CONNECT!

Click above to fill in our form.

Once we know a little more about you, we can more easily direct legislative action instructions to you! You can give us as much or as little information as you feel comfortable with.

Bill Sponsor Rep Ed McBroom with consumer activist

Bill sponsor Rep. Ed McBroom with consumer advocate

 

 

 

 

Midwives deliver the sweetest things! Cookie Day at the legislature

Midwives deliver the sweetest things!
Cookie Day at the legislature

Michigan midwives in the House gallery

Michigan midwives in the House gallery

2. ACT!

Pick one or more strategies:

  • Take one of our legislative training sessions
  • Participate in a Lobby Day
  • Write, call, or visit your elected legislators …
  • … and members of legislative committees
  • Volunteer for special events
  • Solicit potential sponsors
  • Do you have ideas for volunteering? Special skills? Special connections? Let us know! Use the CONTACT US! link at the bottom of this page.