Founded by Debbie Cowart in 2011,             Growing Family Birth Center is one of the most respected midwife centers in Oregon.


Growing Family Birth Center is the only freestanding birthing center in Linn County. We are State Licensed and accredited by the CABC.  We are a midwife-run, independant birth center that provides comprehensive, woman-led, family centered maternity care in a relaxing homelike environment. We offer a professional home-like setting and believe a woman should be given the time, space and support to birth the way her body is designed.  Our professionally trained staff will help assist you with your birth experience.   

Growing Family Birth Center is the place for you if:

  • You want to feel heard
  • You do not want to feel like just a number or $ 
  • You want to be treated as an individual
  • You want to have your desires for your care and your birth respected
  • You want to be given choices
  • You want to be informed every step of the way through your pregnancy journey.