Welcome

Are you seeking kind, compassionate, informed homebirth care with midwives? River Valley Midwives is here for you! Jharna Ahmai CPM, RN is an  experienced midwife, who partners with Kristin Brennan CPM for your prenatal, birth and postpartum care.  Your midwives have attended home births, water births and VBACs (vaginal birth after cesarean)  for 30 years. River Valley Midwives have been midwives for more than 1200 women and their families welcoming their new babies into the world. Based in Western Massachusetts, River Valley Midwives serve families  choosing to birth at home in the Greenfield, Northampton, Easthampton,  Amherst,  Hadley, South Hadley, Belchertown, Holyoke and  Springfield areas as well as the surrounding communities of the Hilltowns and parts of Central Massachusetts including Orange, Athol, Gardner and Barre areas.

 River Valley Midwives main office is in Northampton, MA and we have a home satellite office in Montague, MA.

Midwife mean “with women” and we dedicate ourselves to this definition in all that we do to support natural, family-centered, informed choice and gentle care during pregnancy, birth and postpartum.