Services and FAQs
Queen City Birth Services offers birth center and homebirth midwifery services, as well as monitrice/labor support services for hospital births, and childbirth education classes located in Fishersvile, VA.
Call or email to schedule your free consultation with a midwife.
FREESTANDING BIRTH CENTER
Our midwifery service areas include Staunton, Harrisonburg, Lexington, Lynchburg, and Charlottesville.
We also offer free birth plan consultations. Bring a draft of your ideas, and we will help you formulate a birth plan that effectively communicates your birthing preferences. This service is free, regardless of where you plan to give birth.
Monthly Birth Circles! These birth circles will be open all women, regardless of where they birth. Birth circles happen the first Monday of each month 6-7:30PM. We meet on the second floor conference room of the building. Babes in arms welcome. Women only please (temporarily suspended due to pandemic).
Birth Center and Homebirth Midwifery Care
Your Birth, Your Way!
Erin Murphy, CPM, LM
is a Certified Professional Midwife and licensed Midwife, and provides home birth midwifery services within a 1hr radius of Staunton, VA. By choosing to receive prenatal, birth, and postpartum care with Erin Murphy, you will receive top quality midwifery care at an affordable fee.
Erin is a mother of five children, and has been attending births for 17+ years as a birth worker. She currently serves as doula mentor for newer doulas in the Staunton area, and strives to create a network of birth workers that support each other and the community. Erin was born at home herself, and she grew up in a culture that supported the normal physiology and sanctity of birth. This upbringing instilled in her a deep respect and reverence for the profound effect of the birth experience on growing families. She began her clinical midwifery training in 2016, and attended the Academy of Experiential Midwifery Education in Charlottesville, VA.
Midwifery Fee Basic Package:
Care Plan includes:
Professional, Midwife Attended Labor Support
Queen City Birth Services offers midwife-led, independent childbirth education classes in Staunton, VA.
The classes come in a 3 part series:
(1) Childbirth 101, (2) Labor Comforts, (3) Hospital Birth Your Way. The fee is $50 per class. Classes are located in downtown Staunton with free parking. Topics covered: