Welcome to Waterford Birth Centre
Waterford Birth Centre is a primary birth centre for low risk births, offering a peaceful, safe, friendly environment for woman in the Waikato area to enjoy their birth experience and postnatal stay.
It is located in Tisdall Terrace at the south end of Victoria Street Hamilton.
Waterford has a quiet tranquil setting with views over the Waikato River. Natural light and access to river walks complement the modern amenities provided.
The Ministry of Health / Waikato District Health Board pays for your Midwife and the Birth Centre services. There are no room charges.
Services provided by LMC midwives include:
- pregnancy tests
- antenatal care
- referals to specialists
- antenatal classes
- midwives rooms
- labour and birth care including water births
- postnatal care and postnatal visits
- referals to Wellchild care
Hamilton Birthing Ltd established River Ridge Birth Centre in leased premises in 1997. Waterford Birth Centre was established in October 2002 when the River Ridge Birth Centre lease expired.
Over 45 LMC midwives have access agreements, which allow them to bring clients to Waterford Birth Centre.
- Tour Waterford Birth Centre
- Virtual Tour
- NEW - Birth Slideshows
- Baby Birth Notices
- Midwifery in New Zealand
- Choose a Midwife (LMC)
- Antenatal Classes
- Postnatal Groups
- Contact Waterford
Use of the facility is FREE for all eligible women