Birth as it was meant to be.

Women travel from all over the world to experience birth under the nurturing care of the midwives at The Farm Community.

Respect and Empowerment

Fulfilling your desire for natural childbirth in a sane and safe home setting.

Prenatal & Postnatal Care

Taking the time to develop a deeper relationship, attuned to your individual needs.

Every birth is a miracle.

The role of the midwife is to guide you with wisdom and experience in welcoming a new soul to the world.
Birth guided by Wisdom and Experience: For over 40 years, The Farm Midwifery Center has provided a very special service for mothers, babies and their families.

Women are treated with love and respect, empowering them to fulfill their desire for natural childbirth in a sane and safe home setting.

Birth as a source of fulfillment

Prenatal Care

Prenatal Care

The first trimester sets the stage for the rest of your pregnancy.


A variety of cabins and small homes are available as accommodations for the delivery of your baby.
Water Birth

Water Birth

Many mothers choose to utilize the comfort of water to aid in their labor.
Planting the Placenta

Planting the Placenta

A time honored tradition in our community. It is said that one day a person will return to the place where their placenta is buried.
Breastfeeding Counseling

Breastfeeding Counseling

An important element of post partum care is to help each mother gain confidence and success at breastfeeding.
The Home of Spiritual Midwifery

The Home of Spiritual Midwifery

Spiritual Midwifery, published in 1975 as a collection of birth stories written by the mothers of The Farm, collected by the midwives, has touched the lives of millions around the world.

Our Services include:

  • Prenatal Care
  • Labor coaching (doula services)
  • In-hospital labor coaching (should a hospital transport be necessary)
  • Delivery Services
  • Postpartum care
  • Childbirth education
  • Breastfeeding counseling
  • Well-women care

Personalized Prenatal Care

Prenatal care, support during labor and delivery, and postpartum supervision are provided by a group of seven midwives credentialed as Certified Professional Midwives (CPM) by the North American Registry of Midwives.

Our midwives are also Certified in the State of Tennessee by the Division of Health Related Boards

Practice guidelines are set by the Tennessee Midwives Association.