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Further resources for expectant parents

We understand that you will have a lot of questions in the lead up to childbirth. With this in mind, we've listed some other information sources to help you to make informed choices around labour and during the important months after childbirth. 

National Childbirth Trust

Best known as NCT, this UK charity provides advice and support to expectant and new parents. This includes antenatal and postnatal courses delivered by skilled practitioners, a range of free community-based activities, and breastfeeding and infant feeding support.

Some topics you might find useful include:

Visit NCT website


Mumsnet is a free online network for parents where they can pool knowledge, advice and support. 

Visit mumsnet website

Baby Buddy

A free award-winning mobile app from the UK charity Best Beginnings aimed a parents-to-be and caregivers, which gives knowledge and practical support throughout your pregnancy and parenting journey.

Download the app