Support services and information

Services to support you and your partner during your pregnancy and beyond

Stop Smoking services

Services to support your emotional wellbeing

As many as one in five women experience emotional difficulties during pregnancy and in the first year after their baby’s birth. This can happen to anyone. IAPT stands for ‘Improving Access to Psychological Therapy’. They give priority to pregnant women and new parents.

Healthy eating in pregnancy

PHE Start4life:

NHS Pregnancy & Baby

Best Beginnings including the free Baby Buddy App

Unicef Baby Friendly Leaflets

Unicef Baby Friendly Videos




An information pack in digital form developed by dads to help fathers of all ages prepare for family life. DadPad® is packed with relevant information, as well as details on local support groups and service providers. Its aim is to provide new fathers with guidance on how to develop the mindset, confidence and practical skills needed to meet their babies’ physical and emotional needs.

Maternity Voices Partnerships

Maternity Voices Partnerships (MVPs) are working groups: teams of women and their families, commissioners, maternity staff working together to review and contribute to the development of their local maternity care. Find your local MVP here.