Association of Radical Midwifes
A group campaigning for woman-centred maternity care in the UK. Includes articles and meeting details plus an email discussion group.
British Journal of Midwifery
A monthly journal written by midwifes offering clinical practice updates and news with study details and information for students.
Supports doulas with preparation courses and ongoing study days; also provides information to parents, the media and health professionals with regard to doulas.
Independent Midwives UK
Membership body for independent midwives working outside the NHS. Includes professional information on case loads, standards and training plus information for mothers to be on selecting an independent midwife.
Resource for midwifery professionals includes podcasts, forum, news, articles, information on the Midwifery Digets magazine and student advice.
Nursing and Midwifery Council
The nursing and midwifery regulator for England, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland and the Islands. Includes information about registration, code of practice, with details of how to consult the register or make a complaint.
Royal College of Midwives
Professional body and trade union for midwives; includes information about their services, magazine, resources and forum.
Royal College of Midwives - Better Births Initiative
Working on quality improvement throughout the continuum of care from public health, antenatal, labour, childbirth, and postnatal care. Focus on high quality care includes promoting health and wellbeing as well as reducing health inequalities for women and infants in maternity care.
Sharing the Skills
Disseminates clinical maternity experiences of breech births, multiples and normal births. Includes an outline of the programme during the organisation's study days.
Student Midwife Forum
An education based community supporting student midwives and includes resources and job vacancies.
A Yahoo health groups forum offering chat, updated and news relating to midwifes in the UK.