Family Directory

Family Directory – Core Team

The Family Directory is an essential guide to the best services and practitioners for parents, along with a range of brilliant gifts and products for families.

The core team are a small group of well-trained specialists working with parents and children across Newcastle, Tyneside and Northumberland.

Janine Smith Practicebirth & baby preparation, postnatal support, baby massage, weaning and ongoing parent support

Debbie Donaldson pregnancy & postnatal fitness specialist

Julia McCarthy at Sanctuary Housemassage and reflexology

Puddle Ducksaquanatal, baby & toddler swimming plus swim academy

North East Sling Libraryfor baby & toddler carrying expertise

Tumbles & Grumbles First Aidfor parents, grandparents and children

Branch Counsellingspecialising in family counselling

Frankie Aitchison Psychotherapy & Counsellingspecialising in support after miscarriage, stillbirth and childloss


The Family Directory
Pregnancy & Birth | For Families With Babies & Toddlers |
Baby & Toddler Classes | For Older Children, Teenagers and Families |
For You | Counselling & Therapy | For Grief & Loss
Products, Gifts & Services for Families

Janine Smith – a specialist in pregnancy, birth & early parenting
Pregnancy | Birth Preparation | Postnatal Sessions | Baby Massage | Weaning | Coaching


And you can sign up for: Notes For Parents