3018 West Overland Road
Boise, ID, 83705

(208) 258-9251

Mercy in Action is a non-profit organization that focuses on the crisis in Maternal/Newborn/Child health care worldwide. A Midwifery School, as well as seminars and training retreats are held each year to prepare midwives, doctors, and nurses to meet the global shortage of skilled birth attendants, and to help primary health care workers prevent unnecessary child deaths. 

Workshop Info

Contact information for the Midwives who are running the workshops:


Austin, Texas:    Mandy Toavs      email:  mandytoavs@gmail.com 

Hosted by Birthwise Birth & Family Center,  1709 Rio Grande St, Austin, Texas 78701

Seattle, WA:   Amanda Phillips        email:  paisleybirthing@gmail.com
Location:    Sharon Muza Center:  7715 24th Ave NW, Seattle, WA 98117

Boise, Idaho:    Hannah LaLone     email:  seminars@mercyinaction.com    (717) 303-3934
Location: Mercy Birth Center/Mercy In Action College of Midwifery
3018 W. Overland Road, Boise, ID 83705.
Participants can stay on site with full food and lodging for $50 day, contact Hannah LaLone for more information.

Wasilla, Alaska :   Judi Davidson    jdmidwife@gmail.com    (907) 373-3420
Mat-Su Midwifery and Family Health, 2650 E Broadview Ave, Wasilla, AK 99654

Charlotte, North Carolina :  Julie Rauschenplat, CPM 704-252-1654
Meliea Black Holbrook, CPM   704-258-7649   Info@intentionalmidwiferytraining.com

Minneapolis, Minnesota : Erin Piorier         epiorier@mninter.net

Roots Community Birth Center  1901 N 44th Ave, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Edmond, Oklahoma :   Yvonne Silbernagel       motherslovemidwifery@gmail.com

Location: Edmond Birth Center, 14901 N Kelley Ave Suite 102,  Edmond, Oklahoma  -  www.edmondbirthcenter.org