Apgardians FAQ

What is an Apgardian?

noun/ ap- gar-d- ian

Person who protects and watches over the health and safety of mothers-to-be and unborn babies during the labor and delivery experience.  Champion of safe, respectful and informed communication.  Advocate of engagement and education during labor and delivery.  Apgardians are usually part of the mother-to-be’s collective of expectant new family members,  friends and her care partners.

Define Apgardian?
How can Apgardian help communication?
Can Apgardian give me medical advice about my health care?
Who should I ask about my medical care?
What should I do if I think I am going into labor?