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MACFE's Continuing Education Nights

Each year, MACFE runs Continuing Education Evenings as part of our on-going training and upgrading for our Doulas. They are held every six weeks or so (depending on holidays), from September to May, typically on Thursday evenings. Mark your calendars!

Our Doula Evenings are open to the public. Simply R.S.V.P to: so we can ensure we have enough snack and drinks for everyone.

More dates coming soon! MACFE will not be running the Doula Nights throughout the summer.

Doula Night Dates for 2014:

Steinbach, MB

September 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th.

Winnipeg, MB

April 12th, 26th, May 3rd, 10th
Klinic 870 Portage Ave, Winnipeg

February 13th: HIV/AIDS and pregnancy

We welcome suggestions for other topics that you would like to see covered or if you know of a speaker that you would be able to book, please E-mail us at

MACFE Inspired classes are now being offered at Winnipeg's new Birth Center, 603 St. Mary's Rd.
If you are interested in being on MACFE's e-mail list for upcoming events and news please e-mail and we will add you to our e-mail list!
The Birthvine is always looking for submisissons, articles, poems, words of wisdom as well as birth or birthday announcements. Please check back soon for the topic of our next issue.
We hope to have a big turn out at this year’s Continuing Education Nights, feel free to bring a friend. Part of every evening will include informal birth story sharing and debriefing. These evenings are sure to re-energize and inspire!
MACFE runs Doula Trainings once or twice yearly. If you are interested in more information about an upcoming workshop, please email us at If you would like to speak to someone, please contact Julie at 946-5226.