Informed Homebirth/Informed Birth & Parenting.

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Health care organization.

National, non-profit, educational organization based in Ann Arbor, Michigan (now in Fair Oaks, California) founded by Rahima Baldwin Dancy, 1977, as Informed Homebirth. In 1983, name was changed to Informed Birth and Parenting. Mission is to provide parents with information about alternatives in birth, parenting, and early childhood. Provides information and referrals, childbirth preparation classes, books and videos, seminars and conferences, childbirth education training and certification, and childbirth assistant training and certification.

From the description of Records, 1975-1998 (ongoing) (bulk 1975-1998). (Smith College). WorldCat record id: 49517301

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creatorOf Informed Homebirth/Informed Birth & Parenting. Records, 1975-1998 (ongoing) (bulk 1975-1998). Smith College, Neilson Library
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associatedWith Baldwin, Rahima, 1949- person
associatedWith Sanger, Margaret, 1879-1966. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
Childbirth at home
Maternal health services
Natural childbirth

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Active 1975

Active 1998

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SNAC ID: 74806314