Welcome to Galveston Birth Center


The Midwives at Galveston Birth Center have a combined experience of over 25 years and 2000+ births. We offer an alternative to hospital care where pregnancy, delivery, and postpartum, is viewed as a normal, physiological process. We’re committed to offering holistic midwifery care to expecting families throughout pregnancy, birth and beyond. Clients have the option to birth in our birthing center or in the comfort of their own homes. Please take a look around our website and call with any questions you have in regards to services or your pregnancy. We look forward to helping you find the provider and birthing space best suited for you and your growing family! ~  Jaymee, Lourdes, & Tara

Meet Your Providers


Jaymee Boughton


I have always held a strong belief that pregnancy and birth are normal life events. Working with women and their families has confirmed for me that the childbearing journey is a spiritual, physical and emotional experience.


Lourdes Resendez

Doula, Student CPM

For more than a decade, I have been providing families in the Houston area with professional labor/birth doula services. In 2008, I began working as a midwifery assistant, and in 2015 began my training to become a midwife.


Melissa White


As a midwife, I believe that women should be able to receive evidence based care in any setting, receive the information that they need to make informed choices and feel comfortable asking questions.

Our Services

Initial Consultation

We encourage families to schedule a time to visit, ask questions, and take a private tour of our facility and birthing space.


Your prenatal period is a time of change, growth, learning, and building a loving and trusting relationship with your midwives.

Childbirth Class

We offer a childbirth education class to share knowledge regarding pregnancy, labor, birth, the postpartum period, and newborn care.

Labor & Birth

You can choose to birth in your own home or in our luxury birthing suite while being supported by our caring midwives.


The Midwives will guide you through your postpartum period while you are adjusting to life with your newest addition.

Placenta Encapsulation

Processing your placenta is a safe and healthy method of aiding your body through the transition of the postpartum period.


As soon as Jaymee answered her phone, I knew IMMEDIATELY that I was going to put all my fears away and do a home birth. She was so soft spoken, patient, informative, knowledgeable it's ridiculous. I felt so empowered after I talked to her. It was the most satisfying and fulfilling moment in my life having such a blessing of a midwife by my side the entire way. The peace and serenity she brings to the birthing experience is one ALL moms should witness. Please, take my advice...call Jaymee, set up a consultation visit, and bring another beautiful life into this world. You won't regret it!

– K Freeman

Melissa is professional, honest, reliable, thorough, funny, and kind. It is with the highest praise and respect that I recommend Melissa to any pregnant mama considering having baby in a more natural birthing environment.

– Monica G.

We interviewed several midwives in the area before choosing Jaymee and she was very attentive throughout my pregnancy, birth and postpartum. She is big on teaching and I learned more about myself and baby during this pregnancy than I did the first time around through my Dr. For future pregnancies, Lord willing, she will be our midwife and close friend for life.

– Nicole E.

Are you ready to discuss your pregnancy and birth options?