Our Services

Private Midwifery Care

Click here for a printable brochure detailing what our Private Midwifery Team can offer you and your baby.

 Working in partnership with you and your family, providing the highest standard of unique and personalised care.

Why Choose Private Midwifery Care?

Choosing to have a private midwife is your way to take control of your pregnancy. The personalised care will give you peace of mind that you are receiving the best care available making your pregnancy experience more comfortable and reassuring.

Here at East Cheshire NHS Trust we have a dedicated Private Midwifery Team, who are passionate about supporting you through your pregnancy and birth. We see each family as unique, as is each birth experience, and we are here at every stage to support you on the journey to meeting your baby. Unlike other private midwifery services, our midwives can care for you even if your pregnancy is or becomes high risk, giving you peace of mind no matter what your circumstances.

Meet Your Team

Your midwives will work closely with the consultants and a wider team of health professionals and therapists so that you receive prompt referrals to the relevant expert. We can attend these appointments with you if needed, working as a team and supporting a multi-disciplinary approach to your care. 

You can arrange to have your appointments at home, at work or anywhere else that makes it easy for you to be calm and unhurried. We believe that your care should be family centred, and appointment times should be available so that partners and other siblings can be involved. To facilitate this, evenings and weekends are available in addition to 9-5 Monday to Friday.

Our services

When you book with us you will be given your midwives' personal contact details, so you know there is always help available.

Your appointments will be arranged at a time and place to suit you and your families needs. Appointments are typically an hour long, so that you can have ample time to discuss any concerns you may have and plan for the birth as well as your new family.


Whether you need just a top up on your NHS care or want total care with your Private Midwife, we have packages to suit all budgets and the initial consultation is FREE.

● Premier Package

The Premier Package encompasses all extra benefits layered on top of the Antenatal and Postnatal packages. Your choice of Antenatal Education, either First Steps held at Mottram Hall or a Hypnobirthing Course.

In addition, you will receive three complementary therapy treatments including Acupuncture, Aromatherapy and Reflexology depending on the circumstance. These can be used as and when you want for the treatment of conditions such as morning sickness, carpal tunnel, back or pelvic pain or purely for relaxation.

● Private Antenatal Package

Specifically for those who need extra support during pregnancy. Includes all antenatal screening, ultrasound scans and appointments from 6 weeks - 42weeks.

● Private Postnatal Package

This package caters for mums who want extra care after birth. This includes feeding support, routine and sleeping advice, regular visits for reassurance and telephone support until six weeks after the birth.

● Antenatal/Postnatal Appointments 

Appointments at a time and place to suit you. These can be made as a one-off or sporadically throughout your pregnancy and after the birth to top-up routine NHS care. 

All packages can be tailored to your specific requirements. We will work with you to adapt any of the packages to suit your needs. Phone or email us to discuss your personal requests. We want you to have a wonderful pregnancy and birth with complete peace of mind.

Contact us:

To contact the Private Midwifery Team, please call 01625 663696 or email privatemidwiferycheshire@nhs.net

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