For Partners and Members of the Press
MIssion and Vision:
The National Perinatal Association (NPA) is an interdisciplinary organization of professionals, parents, and advocates that strives to be the leading voice in perinatal care.
We educate, advocate, and integrate all voices with equality and respect to support pregnant people, infants, their families, and the professionals who care for them.
NPA works to create positive change in perinatal care by partnering with healthcare, government, and nonprofit organizations. NPA brings all stakeholders to the table to promote optimal perinatal care in the United States.
Our uniqueness in the non-profit sector is our commitment that all voices be heard equally and respectfully. NPA is families and professionals working together to support better practices and advocate for policy changes based on the and informed families' experiences.
Who We Are:
NPA brings together people who are interested in perinatal care to share, to listen, and learn from each other.
Our diverse membership is comprised of healthcare providers, parents & caregivers, educators and service providers - all driven by their desire to support and advocate for babies and families at risk across the country.
Our shared purpose is to give voice to the needs of pregnant people, infants, their families, and their healthcare providers so that collectively we can have the greatest positive impact on perinatal care.
We Educate: We provide educational opportunities through conferences, summits, webinars, position statements, guidelines, newsletters,publications and learning resources in order to increase knowledge about evidence-based practices in perinatal care.
We Advocate: We advocate for those in need of support in order to promote best practices , improve perinatal outcomes, and ensure justice for pregnant people, infants, and families at risk.
We Integrate: Rather than replicating the work of other organizations and individuals, the NPA facilitates collaboration across disciplines as we work together to improve perinatal care.