ABOUT VALLEY OAK MATERNITY CARE
Valley Oak Maternity Care was created to increase maternity care and lactation support options for women and families in South Placer County communities (Roseville, Rocklin, Loomis, Lincoln, Granite Bay). I feel strongly that personalized prenatal care is something that should be readily available. Women deserve the choice to select a caregiver who will involve the client in her care and provide support and education at every step. Moms-to-be and their families can look forward to lactation or prenatal appointments, knowing that this time is theirs, rather than deal with short appointments at a busy bustling office.
Rachel Maxim, IBCLC, CPM, LM, CEIM
International Board Certified Lactation Consultant
Certified Professional Midwife
Licensed Midwife (California)
Certified Educator of Infant Massage
Accredited La Leche League Leader
It brings me joy to provide support for families in the child-bearing year. As a mother of three, my family is my greatest joy. I feel honored to be able to serve families in the areas of lactation, maternity care, home birth, and more.
HISTORY & MISSION
Valley Oak Maternity Care was started from a vision of filling a gap in our current maternity care system. As a licensed midwife, I know that gentle, respectful, and informative maternity and lactation care has so many positive effects. While this great care is often "built-in" when families choose home birth midwifery for their maternity care, there is currently not much choice in types of care providers for moms who choose to birth in hospital. I enjoy providing care to both!
My goal is to provide the best possible personalized and comprehensive maternity and lactation care to each client.