BirthWise is a grassroots movement of expectant and new parents and those who support them.

Your Partner in Parenthood

About BirthWise

We connect, empower, inform, and support new parents; and campaign for continuous improvements in maternity care and other relevant services.

We are a values-based charity: integrity, transparency, excellence, equality, selflessness, and passion drive us in our work.

Meet the team

Members of our board and staff

Samantha Mackie


Leslie Altic


Deirdre Lyle


Emma Fraser

Antenatal Community Coordinator

Also on our Board of Directors

Rachel Black

Christina Clarke

Claire Flynn

Simon Fraser

Sinead McManus

Catherine Muldoon

Andrew Talbot

Seana Talbot

Gail Whiteside