Michigan: The next state to have Licensed Certified Professional Midwives

12 Jun 2015

The Friends of Michigan Midwives have bills in both chambers to license Certified Professional Midwives.  Why do our midwives need a license when they have been practicing so far without having to get one?  This measure will ensure that parents who are seeking an out-of-hospital birth know that their midwife meets professional standards.

Climb Out of the Darkness

12 Jun 2015

Climb Out of the Darkness is an annual event that brings moms together to raise awareness and funds for Postpartum Progress, Inc. (PPI). This is a national nonprofit organization that works to increase awareness of maternal mental health disorders (including postpartum depression, postpartum anxiety and OCD, postpartum PTSD, postpartum bipolar disorder, postpartum psychosis, and similar symptoms during pregnancy) and to provide support to women who suffer from them.

Willow Tree Family Center hosts the Lansing Baby Fair!

2 Mar 2015

The Lansing Baby Fair is back!

Come and join us at the #1 event for all things baby and todder!  Are you pregnant?  Thinking of becoming pregnant? Have a baby or toddler? This fair is for you!  Come enjoy attractions such as a Mommy Makeover or Babywearing Corner, or learn at one of our workshops such as the car seat demonstration or Stories on the Move!  Browse over 40 different baby-related vendors!