NCT - UK's largest Parenting Charity
NCT is the UK's largest parenting charity, providing antenatal teaching, postnatal teaching and support, breastfeeding counselling, social and fundraising events. There are local groups run by volunteer parents all over the UK.
A Midwife For Me Campaign
A Midwife for Me and my Baby
We want every woman to have a midwife that she can get to know and trust
Doula UK - the non-profit Association for doulas in the UK
Doulas support women and their families during pregnancy, childbirth and early parenthood. This support is practical and emotional but non-medical in nature.
Doula UK supports doulas by offering guidance and support with preparation courses and ongoing study days. Doula UK also provides information to parents, the media and health professionals with regard to doulas.
National Breastfeeding Helpline
National Breastfeeding Helpline 0300 100 0212
The National Breastfeeding Helpline is a helpline run in collaboration with the Association of Breastfeeding Mothers (ABM) and the Breastfeeding Network (BfN). The project is funded by the Department of Health, through the Section 64 grant scheme.
Association of Breastfeeding Mothers
The Association of Breastfeeding Mothers (ABM) is a voluntary organisation founded in 1979 by a group of mothers experienced in breastfeeding counselling. Charity status was awarded to the organisation in 1980 and the Association continues to grow steadily throughout the UK.
Blissful Birthing - Local Hynobirthing Practicioner
Blissful Birthing is the home of hypnobirthing in Marlow, Buckinghamshire & surrounding areas
You can choose where to have your baby. BirthChoiceUK.com can help you make the right decisions about this important event.
Where you choose to have your baby and whom you choose to look after you in labour will affect the type of birth you have and the care you receive. This website explains your options and gives you some information to help you make those choices.
One to One Midwives
Working in partnership with the NHS, One to One delivers an enhanced free, safe, and supportive maternity service in the heart of local communities.
With One to One you have your own personal midwife throughout the entire pregnancy and postnatal period. Approachable and knowledgeable, your One to One midwife is an expert in maternity care and is able to respond to the unique needs and concerns of each mother, their partner and their family - nurturing open, honest relationships along the way.
One to One developed this new approach to free maternity care because we believe that every woman has the right to receive the maternity care they choose and the opportunity to enjoy a more empowering and satisfying pregnancy, birth and postnatal experience.
Maternity Wardrobe Ideas
Fashion Inspiration Especially for Mums-to-be
Birthrights is the UKs only organisation dedicated to improving womens experience of pregnancy and childbirth by promoting respect for human rights. We believe that all women are entitled to respectful maternity care that protects their fundamental rights to dignity, autonomy, privacy and equality.
Association for Improvements in the Maternity Services
AIMS... at the forefront of the childbirth movement for more than fifty years.
Working towards normal birth
Providing independent support and information about maternity choices
Raising awareness of current research on childbirth and related issues