You and your family will be assigned your own midwife, so you can receive personalised care based on your individual situation.
Our team are not only qualified midwives, they are also mums who understand the nuances of parenthood.
'Ask a Midwife' support is currently available Australia-wide, giving you easy, convenient access to a midwife from the comfort of your own home.
Guidance and Reassurance
Our qualified midwives are on hand to answer any questions or concerns you may have throughout your pregnancy and following the birth of your baby. Common support areas include; pregnancy side effects, preparing for birth, recognising the signs of labour, feeding, understanding newborn behaviour, settling and sleeping.
You can expect to hear from a midwife within 1 business day. If at the time of our call it’s not convenient to talk, we’ll arrange to call back at your preferred date and time.
Personally tailored. Confidential. Credible.
Some women find that they want to talk to us during pregnancy on topics such as morning sickness or recognising signs of labour. Others want to know what questions they can ask their obstetrician.
Our midwives are helpful, caring and non-judgmental and ready to answer any question or concern you may have.
Frequently Asked Questions
How quickly can I speak to a midwife?
After you signup for the program, you can expect to hear from a midwife within 1 business day. If at the time of our call it’s not convenient to talk, we’ll arrange to call back at your preferred date and time.
If you have purchased a multi-call package, during your first call your midwife will explain when they will next contact you, and how you can get into contact with them if you need them.
Is the program a 24-hour service?
Our telephone and Skype support is not a 24-hour service. If you are experiencing a medical emergency, dial 000 for an ambulance. If your question is urgent but not an emergency, Nurse-on-Call offers a 24-hour health advisory service.
What kind of support will my midwife provide?
Your personalised midwife can answer any questions or concerns relating to your pregnancy, postpartum health or newborn baby.
As well as our confidential phone support, we can also help you navigate your way through the health care system and refer you to reputable sources of information.
Does the 'Ask a Midwife' program include membership and access to the Nourish learning hub?
The 'Ask a Midwife' program includes complimentary bronze membership to the Nourish learning hub. You also have the option to add either a single session or multi-call package to any of our paid membership plans.
Learn more about our membership plans and pricing here.
Sometimes you just need to hear a friendly and sympathetic voice offering well-rounded advice as well as just being there to listen.
And receive personally tailored, confidential and credible phone support from our experienced midwives.Choose Plan