Because the way you birth matters
Homebirth for All is a nonprofit offering financial support to birthing parents in Massachusetts who want a homebirth but cannot afford to have one. By defraying or eliminating the cost, we give more birthing parents freedom of choice and help them experience the benefits of respectful prenatal, birth, and postpartum care.
out-of-pocket cost $5,000-$9,000
Homebirth is not covered by most insurances in Massachusetts and can cost anywhere from $5,000 to $9,000 depending on the midwife.
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We are driven to help provide
greater homebirth access for anyone who desires to have this type of birthing experience.
Applying for financial support is open to all homebirthing parents in Massachusetts with a
focus on inclusivity and respect.
Helping parents afford respectful, empowering birth experiences
Homebirth offers birthing parents compassionate prenatal care, a safe and respectful birth environment, and postpartum support that the current medical system often fails to provide.
Despite the desire to birth at home, many families opt for hospital or birth center births because of cost. Homebirth for All exists to help more birthing parents in Massachusetts afford homebirth.
Help us make homebirth an accessible option
If you believe parents deserve to birth at home without the cost being a barrier, we hope you will consider supporting our mission. With your help, we can make homebirth an accessible option to more birthing families across Massachusetts.
$29 can cover the cost of some birth kit supplies
$75 can cover the cost of a prenatal or postnatal appointment
Help Fund a Homebirth
$200 can cover the cost of a birth tub rental
$5,000 can cover the cost of one homebirth including: prenatal care, attendance at the birth, and postpartum care
“If women lose the right to say where and how they birth their children, then they will have lost something that's as dear to life as breathing.”
― Ami McKay, The Birth House