Contact Us

TO JOIN ARM. Print off the Subscription Form send it with your membership fee to Irene Walton (Membership Secretary), 292 Wigan Road, Standish, Wigan WN6 0AD. If you have difficulty with this, contact Irene and ask for a membership form to be sent to

TO ENQUIRE about writing for MIDWIFERY MATTERS (ARM’s quarterly journal), or to send articles and other material, contact Lisa Wishart (Magazine Co-ordinator) Tel no 01733 240787

TO MAKE GENERAL ENQUIRIES ABOUT ARM, to send information on various issues/events (professional, practice, admin., etc.) please email

ARM HELPLINE. We are always willing to respond to midwives, student midwives, mums-to-be, etc., needing information about maternity care, professional issues and ARM local contacts. Tel. 07971423351

ARM MEDIA CONTACT. If you would like to get ARM’s response to topical issues in the National or Local press, radio or television, or inform us about similar issues, please ring 07810665733

Do you have a question on maternity care?

Your request can be dealt with as follows:

1. You may find answers to your query on this website, where there is a comprehensive source of information on many topics, many uploaded from the ‘UKmidwifery’ email discussion group. Please search our site for more details.

2. Send your message to the ‘UKmidwifery’ email discussion group. This is a lively and supportive group of midwives, mums, students and others who exchange information and support by email. Please note that the membership of UKmidwifery email discussion group is open to anyone with a genuine interest or question concerning maternity care. Messages are not regulary monitored, but the moderators will intervene to prevent mis-use where necessary.

3. If your query is not urgent, and/or you would like to have input from members who are not on email, it could go on the Letters page of Midwifery Matters (ARM’s quarterly journal). Please write to the Coordinating Editor (address above).

Contact Other Midwives and Mothers

Maybe you don’t have a specific question, but you’d like to join the email discussion group anyway. We look forward to welcoming you to the group. If you are interested then please sign up here. The group is open to midwives, students, mothers and anyone in who is interested in improving maternity services and who would enjoy exchanging views, news, information and anecdotes with like-minded people.

We also have a forum in which we discuss midwifery. This can be accessed at

A number of groups are to be found around the country. Find your local one here