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.
Understanding your birth rights
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.
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.
Birth Pool Hire
Birth Plan template
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://www.agentlejourney.co.uk/phone/hypnobirthing (local and online)
Breastfeeding Support (local Lactation Consultants)
Families & Babies (FAB)
La Leche League
Find a local Lactation Consultant
Local Mum & Baby Support Groups
Post Natal Doulas