Welcome to MANA18!


The Midwives Alliance of North America is pleased to be hosting their annual conference this year in South Portland, Maine. Midwives, student midwives, doulas, birth workers, social justice advocates and consumers are all welcome to participate. Attend for the duration of the event, or choose to be there for a day. Half- and full-day preconference workshops will take place on Thursday, October 11, prior to the conference opening that evening.

Save the dates 

Thursday, October 11: Preconference Workshops followed by Opening Ceremonies

Friday, October 12 - Sunday, October 14: Conference 

Monday, October 15: Post Conference Workshop

Registration is open!

Register early for discounted rates! Early bird rates will be available until August 1.