Resources for new parents

Becoming pregnant opens up a whole new world to you. There’s a lot to think about (& stuff you probably haven’t even thought about). That’s why I’ve created this list of handy resources and insights for you consider.

Did you know I offer doula services in the Lancashire area too? If you’re pregnant and would like to find out how a doula can improve your birthing experience contact me here.

If you’d like to be featured on this page please contact me.

Understanding your birth rights

https://www.birthrights.org.uk/

Birthrights is dedicated to ensuring women receive the respect and dignity they deserve in pregnancy and childbirth. Knowing your birth rights means you’re in a much better position to understand your options when it comes to birthing.

https://www.aims.org.uk/

AIMS works towards better births for all by campaigning and information sharin, protecting human rights in childbirth and helping women to know their rights, whatever birth they want, and wherever they want it.

Placenta Services

https://theplacentaelement.co.uk/

https://placentaremediesnetwork.org/

https://earthybirths.co.uk/

Birth Pool Hire

https://www.homebirthsupplies.co.uk/

https://www.gentlebirthsbirthingpoolhire.co.uk/

https://www.barefootbirthpools.co.uk/

Birth Plan template

https://www.mamanatural.com/birth-plan-template/

https://courses.positivebirthmovement.org/

General

https://www.sarawickham.com/

Lots of information on pregnancy, birth and for the post natal period from expert midwife and natural birth supporter, Sara Wickham

Hypnobirthing & Antenatal Courses

https://empoweredbumps.co.uk/ (local)

https://www.agentlejourney.co.uk/phone/hypnobirthing (local and online)