Congratulations, you got in! What next?

Here are all the resources you need to prepare yourself for your exciting sixteen-month long journey as a Birthwise student.


First, to officially enroll, confirm your placement with Student Affairs Officer Courtney Melville.

Housing Support

Apartment and house rentals can be found in the weekly newspaper, The Bridgton News. You can access the online version here.

Our Student Affairs Coordinator also maintains a list of housing options, so contact her for information.

Required Materials

Please contact Program Director Abby Luca for a program book list.

Consider purchasing new books through Bridgton Books, our local bookstore. You can place an order with Pam and Justin Ward, the owners, through the Bridgton Books Facebook page. For used textbooks, try

Purchase your required midwifery assistant kit through Everything Birth here.

Additional Resources

Birthwise Library Card Catalog

Online Midwifery Student Resources

MaineCat Statewide Library Catalog