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Birth for Humankind

The Safer Beginnings project will connect 24 pregnant women from refugee and asylum seeker backgrounds with focused one-to-one practical and emotional support from a professionally trained volunteer birth support worker.  It will facilitate more supportive birth and early parenting experiences for these women, their families and communities in Greater Metropolitan Melbourne.

Grant Value

$9,955

Grant Category

Refugees and asylum seekers

Project location

Melbourne region

Local branch

Fitzroy

About this community customer

Birth for Humankind provides free one-to-one pregnancy, birth and early parenting support services for women experiencing financial disadvantage and a range of other complex social risk factors. The organisation aims to achieve more equitable health and well-being outcomes women, families and communities in Melbourne who are experiencing disadvantage.

Check them out

Website:

https://birthforhumankind.org/

Facebook:

facebook.com/birthforhumankind

Instagram:

@birthforhumankind

Linked In:

https://in.linkedin.com/company/birth-for-humankind