Midwives of the Lake


Midwives of the Lake

 Holistic Midwifery and Maternal Health through pregnancy, birth and postpartum

San Marcos La Laguna

Lago Atitlan - Guatemala












Midwifery services around Lago Atitlan, Guatemala


who are we

We offer a safe, holistic, and evidence-based approach to midwifery care. Our focus is on your empowerment, to make choices that are right for you and your baby. 



holistic birth

We believe that each birth is unique and deserves unique care. We offer care throughout your pregnancy, birth and postpartum. We also provide educational workshops and prenatal yoga to help you prepare for a natural birth.



birth at the lake

If you would like to explore having your baby in your home, we offer unique home-birth experiences in available rental options around Lake Atitlan. We are committed to helping women experience a safe and satisfying birth, and gaining a greater sense of self and empowerment in the process.


Upcoming Events    

NEW UPCOMING discovering birth RETREAT

JULY 14-27 2019 - Tzununa - Lake Atitlan

Are you interested in learning more about the art of midwifery and birth? How to rediscover the power of the women s body?How to take charge over our own body and birth? 

Join us for a unique two-week retreat and training on holistic maternal health. 

 Embrace this uniquely feminine wisdom and learn among other sisters, mothers and indigenous midwives .


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Touching bellies, touching lives 

Indigenous Midwifery