New Era of Reform to Provide Australian Women with Choice.
As they celebrate International Day of the Midwife this Wednesday 5 May, Australian women and midwives are poised on the brink of a new era in maternity reform. Promised changes, due to take effect in November 2010, should, for the first time, enable women to choose [...]
Posted by Michelle Meares on May 2nd, 2010 in Blog
By Lilea Propadalo (Edited version published in the Newcastle Herald)
Who would have thought that after all these decades that women would be fighting for essential rights again? I certainly didn’t. We have had a government that has promoted Midwifery care for women and Paid Maternity Leave….it seemed so promising.
Unfortunately, it was all a farce. [...]
Posted by Michelle Meares on March 5th, 2010 in Blog