In this video, parents share experiences of giving birth at home. They talk about preparation for homebirth, relationships with the midwives, and feelings about having their babies at home. One mum says being in her home surrounded by people who cared about her was important. Another suggests reading and doing some research to see whether homebirth is right for you.

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