Welcome to Illinois Friends of Midwives!

Are you curious about the state of midwifery in Illinois?
Are you interested in having a homebirth in Illinois?
Are you looking for a homebirth midwife?
Are you searching for natural birth friendly providers in Illinois hospitals?

ILFOM is here to help!

Illinois Friends of Midwives (ILFOM):

We are a consumer-run group that seeks to serve Illinois homebirth families by organizing our community and working to license Certified Professional Midwives (CPMs). Here you can find local homebirth support groups and events, find out what’s going on in Illinois homebirth, and learn how to use the political process to improve the lives of birthing families.