Sunrise Birthing

Welcome to Sunrise Birthing

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Be supported by an experienced midwife who specializes in natural birth and supports your choices.

Experience the benefit of continuity of care from one midwife throughout pregnancy, birth and early parenthood.

Receive individualized care; comprehensive, up-to-date information; extensive homebirth expertise and committed postnatal support.

Feel empowered throughout your pregnancy and birth, learn to trust your ability and resources and feel supported in making a positive transition to parenthood.

Providing woman-centred independent midwifery care in the SouthEast since 2004.


Anja runs regular Homebirth & Waterbirth evenings as well as a Positive Birth sessions in different locations in Sussex, Surrey and Kent. Events are held in Tunbridge Wells, Sevenoaks, Haywards Heath, Nutley, Lewes & Eastbourne.

Homebirth & Waterbirth Evening

Would you like to find out more about homebirth, waterbirth and how to have a positive birth experience?
Join me to explore the advantages and practicalities, explore the research and answer any question on the subject. We will also be considering tips on how to stay healthy in pregnancy, natural birthing techniques and natural encouragement of labour versus Induction.

Where? Tunbridge Wells

When? September 2020 TBC 19:30 – 21:30 pm

Cost? £15 per woman/couple

To book a place please ring me on 01825 714538

Approach your Birth with Positivity and Joy – Nutley

Many women are approaching the birth of their baby with some anxiety or maybe even fear.

This evening is an opportunity to explore practical things you can do in preparation for your baby’s birth. We will look at mental and emotional preparation, choices for your birth, information, research and tips for a positive birth experience. Partners are encouraged to join the evening.
‘Anja has the passion to help you feel empowered as you approach the birth of your baby and the experience to help you dispel any unfounded fears you may have.’ – Brigid Godwin, Yoga teacher

Where? Nutley

When? September 2015 19:30 – 21:30 pm

Cost? £10 per woman/couple

To book a place please ring me on 01825 714538

Please contact me if you would like to have more information on events or directions to the venues. I am also happy to be invited to give talks and Independent Midwifery, Natural & Active Childbirth, Homebirth, Waterbirth and VBAC.

The complete Sunrise Birthing care package

My fee reflects the professional service to you and consists of:

  • Dedicated & individualised midwifery care from an experienced midwife
  • FREE Initial consultation
  • Comprehensive booking visit
  • Approximately 10 antenatal visits in the privacy of your home
  • Attendance at obstetric consultations, if requested
  • Blood tests
  • Access to my extensive library of books, DVD’s and CD’s
  • Continuity of care throughout labour
  • Second midwife
  • Equipment and midwifery supplies

FREE use of TENS machine, inflatable birthing pools, slings & breast pumps
Postnatal visits until 10 days or 6 weeks after your baby’s birth, depending on care package chosen
Availability of German speaking care option
Total fee £ 3,950

Care package with shortened postnatal care – £3,550

Complete care with 4 postnatal visit until day 10.
Ideally suited for repeat clients or experienced mothers
Midwifery & Massage Combo package – £4,200 or £3,800

Complete care plus 4 Mama-to-Be massages 1New Mama & Baby massage & 1 New Dad massage in the early babymoon weeks. A saving of £50

The Pregnancy-only package – £1,250

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The Birth-only package – £2,500
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The Postnatal-only package – £1000
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One-off antenatal or postnatal appointment – £75

Payments can be made in four equal or monthly instalments with final payment at 36 weeks. Alternative payment schedules may be possible, please contact me to discuss your individual situation.

Areas Covered

I am based in Mid-Sussex and cover a 25 mile radius from my home. This includes East Sussex, West Sussex and parts of Surrey and Kent. At times it is possible to cover places further afield, I cover seo manchester as well.. In these circumstances a mileage supplement will be added to your fee.