Maternity & Parenting

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Local Support

The hospitals in our area that are offering antenatal care work with a self-referral.

St Mary Hospital and Queen Charlotte

If you are pregnant and require maternity services, you can self-refer. It is important you receive maternity care early in your pregnancy.

Visit St Mary Hospital and Queen Charlotte website

Royal Free Hospital

They are proud to provide supportive, personalised and high-quality maternity care to more than 10,000 women and birthing people each year living in and around Barnet, Camden, Enfield, Haringey, Hertfordshire, Islington, and Middlesex.

Visit the Royal Free Hospital website

University College London Hospitals

The maternity team at UCLH will listen to your hopes and concerns and can suggest helpful and practical ideas to help you.

Visit the UCLH website


National Support

The National Childbirth Trust

Their mission is to support parents through the first 1,000 days, to have the best possible experience of pregnancy, birth and early parenthood.

Visit the The National Childbirth Trust website


Baby crying is normal, you can cope. Please follow the ICON guidance for coping with crying.

Visit the ICON website

The Lullaby Trust

The Lullaby Trust raises awareness of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS), provides expert advice on safer sleep for babies and offers emotional support for bereaved families.

Visit the The Lullaby Trust website

TAMBA (Twins and Multiple Births Association)

Tamba is a UK based charity helping people around the world. They were set up by parents of multiples and interested professionals in 1978.

Visit the TAMBA website

Baby Centre

BabyCentre® reaches more than 45 million mums globally each month in nine different languages, including eight in 10 new and expecting mums online in the UK.

Visit the Baby Centre website