Resources

We offer a help and support for growing families.

Here are some links to other websites which you may find helpful. 

Breastfeeding

Association of Breastfeeding Mothers - support on all aspects of breastfeeding -https://abm.me.uk

La Leche -breastfeeding support and advice - https://www.laleche.org.uk 

Crying & Sleepless babies

Cry-sis - support for families with sleepless and crying babies - https://www.cry-sis.org.uk

Purple Crying - information to help understand crying -http://www.purplecrying.info

Sleeping guidelines

Lullaby Trust - provide expert advice on safer sleep - https://www.lullabytrust.org.uk

Breavement and loss

Tommys - provide trusted pregnancy and baby loss information and support -https://www.tommys.org

Miscarriage Association -provide support and information to anyone affected by miscarriage, ectopic pregnancy or molar pregnancy - https://www.miscarriageassociation.org.uk

Postnatal depression

Association for postnatal illness - provide support, education and information about the illness - https://apni.org

PANDAS Foundation - Offer postnatal support - https://pandasfoundation.org.uk

Mind - mental health charity offering support and advice on mental health - https://www.mind.org.uk

Samaritans - provide emotional support for those struggling to cope - https://www.samaritans.org

Family support

Women's Aid - Support and help around domestic violence - https://www.womensaid.org.uk

Bliss - help and support for parents of premature babies - www.bliss.org.uk

Gingerbread - offer support and advice for single parents - https://www.gingerbread.org.uk

Maternity and Paternity Leave

Maternity pay and leave - https://www.gov.uk/maternity-pay-leave

Paternity pay and leave - https://www.gov.uk/paternity-pay-leave

Childcare

Childcare choices - looks at ways of paying for childcare - https://www.childcarechoices.gov.uk

Childcare options - looks at the some of the options for childcare - https://www.moneyhelper.org.uk/en/family-and-care/becoming-a-parent/childcare-options