Riverside Midwifery LLC

Riverside Midwifery LLC provides homebirth and well woman care to the WV/VA/MD area within approximately 1 hour or 40 miles of Frederick, MD.

Midwives Nannette Jenkins CNM, Chris Bontrager CNM, and Shawna DeWitt CPM offer compassionate, high quality midwifery care, attending your birth in the comfort and privacy of your home!


Riverside Midwifery client birth Dec. 2017

photo credit Lindsey Welch Photography

Proud sponsor of the Call the Midwife show on Maryland Public Television!

One of Maryland’s community midwives

We are thrilled to be recognized again by the American College of Nurse Midwives as a designated ACNM Best Practice for 2015

2015 ACNM Benchmarking Award


Our midwives are nationally certified by the American Midwifery Certification Board and are licensed by the Boards of Nursing in Maryland, West Virginia, and Virginia. We are members of the American College of Nurse Midwives including the WV and MD Affiliate chapters, the Association of Independent Midwives in Maryland, the Midwives Alliance of West Virginia, and the Midwives Alliance of North America. We also contribute to the MANA Stats homebirth database.

Area of service includes: Maryland, West Virginia, and Virginia within 40  miles of Frederick MD.

RiversideBerkeley and Jefferson counties of WV, and margin of Morgan county. Charles Town, Martinsburg, Harpers Ferry, Shepherdstown, Berkeley Springs, Falling Waters, Inwood, etc.

Clarke and Loudoun counties of VA. Winchester, Purcellville, Lovettsville,

Washington, Frederick, and Montgomery counties of MD and border areas. Hagerstown, Frederick, Thurmont, Mt Airy, Westminster, New Market, Gaithersburg, Rockville, Poolesville, Brunswick, Taneytown, Cascade, Clear Spring, etc.

Always feel free to check with us about your specific location.

“Giving birth should be your greatest achievement not your greatest fear.”

~ Jane Weideman