Welcome to Society Of Midwives, India
Society of Midwives-India, established in the year 2000, is a 10 yr old registered organization with a mission to strengthen midwifery, enable midwives and achieve safe motherhood. SOMI advocates for a maternity care that is ‘Safe, Skilled and Sensitive’ to women.SOMI believes that every woman is entitled to a Skilled Birth Attendant during her pregnancy, at childbirth and in the postnatal period.
- Work for high standards of midwifery in India.
- Influence policy decisions for safe childbirth
- Strive for independent status for midwifery
SOMI has nearly 5000 members across 20 states of India. The organization is divided into units that comprises of 10 members and chapters with 100 or more members. SOMI currently has 17chapters and 21 units with its headquarters in Hyderabad.