Home birth services for growing families in  Portland, Oregon


Homespun Midwifery, LLC is the practice of Sarah Ehrlich and Cassidy Dobek, licensed midwives in North Portland.

Located in St. Johns, we provide nurturing, holistic, individualized midwifery services, including prenatal care, home birth, water birth and postpartum care to families in the Portland Metro area and SW Washington.


 Portland home birth midwives - Sarah Ehrlich, CPM, LDM & Cassidy Dobek, CPM, LDM

Portland home birth midwives - Sarah Ehrlich, CPM, LDM & Cassidy Dobek, CPM, LDM

About our Midwives

Sarah Ehrlich and Cassidy Dobek are the primary midwives for Homespun. They collaborate with a network of other midwives and childbirth experts in the Portland area.

 Homespun Midwifery - natural birth, waterbirth and home birth care.

Homespun Midwifery - natural birth, waterbirth and home birth care.

midwifery care

We offer comprehensive prenatal care, with home birth and water birth expertise. We take pride in our excellent postpartum care and breastfeeding support. 


In addition to midwifery care, Homespun Midwifery, LLC, offers the following services: labor doula support, postpartum doula support, childbirth education classes, and placenta encapsulation.

There is a secret in our culture, and it’s not that birth is painful. It’s that women are strong.
— Laura Stavoe Harm

The birth of your baby is an experience you will remember for the rest of your life. Whether this is your first baby or your fifth, welcoming this little one is a rite of passage that can be both transformative and joyous. We recognize that every pregnancy journey is different. Together we will handcraft a pregnancy, birth and postpartum care plan that is a unique fit for you and your family. Our top priority is to make sure that we create a vision that brings your new baby into your arms in a space that is loving, welcoming, gentle, and safe. 

Our service area includes: Portland Metro, St. Johns, Scappoose, St. Helens, Vancouver WA, Hillsboro, Beaverton, Oregon City, Gresham and the Gorge. If you are curious if we serve your area please reach out!