This is when a woman decides to have a baby, at home,
without the help of a medical professional (ie. Doctor or Midwife).
Sometimes there may be assistance from a partner/friend/sister/doula
and other times to woman may choose to have here baby in complete
The reasons a woman may
choose this option are many and varied. It may simply be the case that
the woman does not have access to a medical professional who is able to
attend a homebirth, or perhpas there are no Birth Centres ...