Your birth story, done your way.

We know that the day of your baby’s birth is one of the most important days of your life.  With our midwifery care, we offer a safe, comfortable, individualized, and cost-effective homebirth for your baby throughout Eastern Washington from Ellensburg to Walla Walla and pretty much everywhere in between!

Taking due dates through Fall 2019. Call now to book your birth. 

About Us

At Sunrise Midwifery, we merge the wisdom of women’s bodies and traditional remedies with evidence-based practice, attentive care, and medical referral when needed. Our midwives are trained to care for healthy women experiencing low-risk pregnancies through all phases of pregnancy including prenatal, birth, and postpartum. Sunrise Midwifery offers unique homebirth options by a licensed midwife. The service areas include: Yakima, Yakima Valley, Ellensburg, Prosser, Richland, Kennewick, Pasco & Walla Walla, WA.  Providing specialized home birth options since 2009.

Our Services


Your health during pregnancy is critical to the health of your baby, so we’ll meet with you throughout your pregnancy to make sure you and your baby receive the highest quality of care. LEARN MORE


We provide all of the equipment and support you need for a safe delivery of your new baby at home! Water births are encouraged, doulas are welcome, and safety and comfort are our primary concerns. LEARN MORE


After delivery, we provide support for you and your growing family with home visit checkups for both mom and baby, breastfeeding assessments, and more. LEARN MORE


If you are considering midwifery for the birth of your baby, we’d love to answer any questions you may have. Contact us to ask us about midwifery care or schedule a free consultation.  

Meet Our Team

Meet the team of Sunrise Midwifery. Our team is comprised of experienced midwives, student midwives, and doulas.  Founder, Kristin Eggleston, LM, CPM has been helping families through childbirth since 2002.

Resources & News

Leave of Absence starting Fall 2019

New or returning clients with due dates through Fall 2019 are welcome to contact me and begin care now. I will be taking an indefinite leave of absence from Sunrise Midwifery beginning Fall 2019.  I was looking forward to taking a well-deserved break from the 24/7...

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Your Midwife In Print

Click on the photo to read the publication Kristin co-wrote TWO publications with WSU Extension in 2017!   Because Kristin is so active in the state midwifery scene, she was easily located by the WSU writing team and was easily qualified to discuss these issues. She...

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5 reasons delayed cord clamping is great!

Delayed cord clamping means to leave the umbilical intact without clamping or cutting it for a while after the baby is born. Different people say it means different things: maybe 30 seconds or maybe the placenta gets delivered first. But what it really means is that...

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