Manitoba cuts midwife training program despite need for birthing option in remote communities

Each year, hundreds of women are flown to Winnipeg from remote and northern communities to give birth

Shaneen Robinson
APTN National News
A program cut has come as a shock to a number of would-be midwives attending post-secondary in Manitoba.

With a need for midwifery as a birthing option in northern and remote communities, the students say this is going to affect many.