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A perfect present for Father’s Day


A Wirral couple welcomed their second child into the world at the end of May in time for a perfect Father’s Day celebration. The couple who used the Wirral based One to One Midwives service for the second time welcomed their daughter Holly on the 27th May in a wonderful, relaxed home b.. Read More

Celebrating Father's Day


As we celebrate Father’s Day a dad has spoken of the care he and his partner received by their One to One midwife. Company director Owen Davies and his partner Meghan Hazell used One to One for the birth of their first daughter Sophie last month. Owen, 31, said: “Following a .. Read More

Happy Father's Day!


A couple have spoken of their outstanding One to One experience and how it involved the whole family ahead of Father’s Day on Sunday, June 19. Rachel Phillips and husband Chris, of Upton, used One to One for their second child, Sophie, born at Arrowe Park Hospital. Rachel, a t.. Read More

International Women's Day - Interview with Joanne Parkington


As International Women’s Day approaches we speak to one of the North West’s most inspirational and successful businesswomen. Midwife Joanne Parkington is the founder and CEO of midwifery service One to One Midwives. The service, which is commissioned by the NHS, provides high.. Read More

Free midwifery service offers personalised care for Cheshire women


CHESTER CHRONICLE: 1st March 2016 A free midwifery service is leading the way in offering pregnant women in Cheshire personalised care, as recommended by the National Maternity Review. The review into maternity services, published on Tuesday, February 23, said women’s maternity car.. Read More

National Maternity Review


Release date: 23rd February 2016 One to One Midwives are delighted with the release of the report from the National Maternity Review. One to One have provided a midwifery service focused on continuity of carer for over 5 years, this personalised care approach has been a choice option for.. Read More

Caseloading midwifery — an ever evolving model of care?


MIDIRS Midwifery Digest 25:2 2015 Much has been written about the impact of the caseloading model on the work–life balance of midwives. On the one hand it can mean long hours leading to exhaustion and ‘burnout’, and on the other it can mean midwives having the opportunity to re.. Read More

Position Statement: One to One Midwives in Yorkshire


It is with great sadness and disappointment that One to One Midwives can no longer continue to provide our service to the women in Yorkshire. One to One have been providing our community caseloading midwifery service across the Yorkshire region as a choice option for women who have requested it .. Read More

One to One – Choice for women?


Winter 2014 ISSUE 143 Midwifery Matters 23 Jo Parkington is passionate about keeping One to One (North West) going, both for the benefit of women and to give midwives the opportunity of working as autonomous practitioners, working in partnership with parents rather than working as a cog in a.. Read More

Response to Manchester Evening News Article


On behalf of One to One I would like to thank those of you that have posted supportive messages in response to the article in todays Manchester Evening News. In order to reassure those of you that may be receiving care from One to One I would like to correct a number of inaccuracies in the .. Read More

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