PREGNANCY, BIRTH & NEW BABY GUIDE, Useful Information

Links to useful organisations

Here are links to a range of websites and social media accounts for pregnancy, birth and early parenting...

Pregnant Then Screwed
Support for women who have faced maternity or pregnancy discrimination, including free legal advice

For pregnancy & birth…

Mama Academy
Helping babies arrive safely

Kicks Count
The baby movement resource and awareness campaign

Tommys
Funding research into stillbirth, premature birth and miscarriage, and providing information for parents-to-be

Twins Trust
Supporting twins, triplets and more

For new parents…

Bliss
For babies who are born premature or sick

Lullaby Trust
Safer sleep for babies

Basis
Baby sleep information source

Pandas Foundation
Support for families coping with pregnancy and postnatal mental illnesses

MIND
For better mental health

Kellymom
Evidence-based information on breastfeeding

La Leche League
Breastfeeding support

The Nappy Lady
Washable nappy help

North East Sling Library
Sling hire and advice for parents across the North East

For babyloss…

SANDS
Advice and support for stillbirth and neonatal death

Useful social media…

Janine Smith Practice – for pregnancy, birth & early parenting
Instagram: @janinesmithpractice & @mothercuppamagazine
Facebook: @janinesmithpractice

Lucy Webber Lactation Consultant
Facebook: @lucywebberbreastfeeding

Legendairy Milk
Instagram: @legendairymilk

The Nappy Lady
Facebook: @thenappylady

North East Sling Library
Facebook: @northeastslings

Pregnant Then Screwed
Instagram: @pregnant_then_screwed

I hope you find these links useful, I will be adding new ones as I find them and please don’t hesitate to let me know about any helpful organisations and social media accounts.