Apologies the introduction to hypnobirthing on 23/06/19 2-3pm has been CANCELLED

Support and information

AIMS association for Improvements in maternity care - www.aims.org.uk

Birth rights - www.birthrights.org.uk

Birth Trauma - Birth trauma association www.birthtraumaassociation.org.uk

Breastfeeding - 

La Leche League www.laleche.org.uk

Helpline 0345 120 2918

National breastfeeding helpline 

0300 100 0212

Drugs in Breastmilk helpline 

0844 412 4665

NCT - www.nct.org.uk

Lactation consultants UK - www.lcgb.org

Breech birth - www.breechbirth.org.uk

Caesarean birth - www.caesarean.org.uk

Downs syndrome association - 


Downs side up - www.downssideup.com

Edwards and Patau’s Syndrome - 



Screening tests information - https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/screening-tests-for-you-and-your-baby-description-in-brief

Screening results and choices - https://www.arc-uk.org

Formula feeding - 

Unicef - https://www.unicef.org.uk/babyfriendly/baby-friendly-resources/leaflets-and-posters/simple-formula-guide-for-parents/

NHS choices - 


Gestational diabetes - www.gestationaldiabetes.co.uk

Group B Strep - www.gbss.org.uk

Home birth - www.homebirth.org.uk

The homebirth handbook by Annie Francis, Vermilion, 2016.

Home birth by Nicky Wesson, Pinter and Martin, 2006.

Induction of labour - choices when pregnancy reaches 41 weeks leaflet https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/pregnancy-and-baby/documents/IOL-leaflet-40plus-weeks.pdf

Induction of labour - Evidence based birth https://evidencebasedbirth.com/evidence-on-inducing-labor-for-going-past-your-due-date/

Evidence and post term pregnancy http://www.sarawickham.com/topic-resources/post-term-pregnancy-and-induction-of-labour-resources/

Mental health - 

Pre and postnatal depression support and advice - www.pandasfoundation.org.uk

Mind charity - www.mind.org.uk

Heads together charity - www.headstogether.org.uk

Miscarriage and stillbirth -

Sands www.sands.org.uk

Saying goodbye www.sayinggoodbye.org

NHS choices - pregnancy information and advice  https://www.nhs.uk/chq/Pages/category.aspx?CategoryID=54

Optimal fetal positioning - 

Spinning babies - www.spinningbabies.com

Align your baby - https://alignyourbaby.com/

Place of birth study - guide to help you decide your place of birth 


Positive birth movement - 


Positive birth visual birth plan logos, which you can download for free from http://www.pinterandmartin.com/vbp

Premature babies - Bliss charity www.bliss.org.uk

Pre-eclampsia - www.preeclampsia.org

Pregnancy sickness support - www.pregnancysicknesssupport.org.uk

Tell me a good birth story - www.tellmeagoodbirthstory.com

Twins and multiple births association - TAMBA www.tamba.org.uk