• International Cesarean Awareness Network- ICAN's mission is to improve maternal-child health by preventing unnecessary cesareans through education, providing support for cesarean recovery, and promoting Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)

  • ICAN of NOVA E-mail List - Our free monthly newsletter with announcements, meeting notes, and other useful information.

  • ICAN of NOVA Facebook Group - a private, moderated online discussion group for women who can't make it to meetings or have questions in between meetings. We welcome social and off-topic chat in this group as well. You must request to be added, and may be contacted by an Admin to confirm.

Vaginal Birth After Cesarean

Cesarean Section

Mental Health and Loss

  • Postpartum Support Virginia - Offering help to new and expectant mothers and their families who are struggling with pregnancy-related anxiety and depression.

  • MIS: Miscarriage, Infant Death, Stillbirth - A local support network offering information, support, and comfort to grieving parents who have experienced the death of their baby during pregnancy, or after birth.

About ICAN

The International Cesarean Awareness Network, Inc. (ICAN) is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to improve maternal-child health by reducing preventable cesareans through education, supporting cesarean recovery, and advocating for vaginal birth after cesarean (VBAC). Learn More About ICAN