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Minister Deb Matthews announces SGMT as lead partner in midwife-led birth centre for Toronto

SGMT to be lead partner in exciting new project. We will work closely with the Toronto Birth Centre and Women’s College Hospital to make a culturally safe and welcoming space to meet the needs of birthing women and their families. MOHLTC announcement

Seventh Generation Midwives Toronto (SGMT) is a group of midwives who offer maternity care to women from the City of Toronto, particularly those from the downtown area, and from the Aboriginal community.

For Seven Generations: Visioning for a Toronto Aboriginal Birth Centre

3 day community meeting to share ideas and stories about the need for an Aboriginal birth centre in Toronto. June 5th, 6th, & 7th, 2012 @ the Native Canadian Centre Toronto – 16 Spadina Rd. Facebook event page:

It Takes A Village

Link for great little comic by the Healthy Aboriginal Network.

Aboriginal Birth Centre

The midwives at SGMT want to encourage the Ontario government to support an Aboriginal birth centre in Toronto. You can also help: let your local MPP know you support us too, or send a letter or email to Minister Deb Matthews at the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care. Meegwetch!