We need to deal with the challenges of transformation and change brought around by the dynamic needs of our society in the 21st century. Only by improving our practice and meeting these challenges head on will we be able to become the leaders our profession requires of us.

The midwives of South Africa have demonstrated their commitment in providing quality care by forming a society committed to meeting the challenges head on.

Elgonda Bekker

President of SOMSA

SOMSA envisions midwives being sensitive and empowered to deliver effective Midwifery services in SA.

To influence and engage with Midwifery structures and all relevant stakeholders regarding education, regulation and policies that impact on the Midwifery practice.

*Please read our constitution for more details on what we stand and strive for.

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