Support Links

Soft – Soft UK provides information and support to families affected by Trisomy 13 (Petrau’s syndrome) and Trisomy 18 (Edwards syndrome).

Bliss – Bliss is the UK charity working to provide the best possible care and support for all premature and sick babies and their families.

Cafamily – A charity for families with disabled children.

BHF – British Heart Foundation.

CLAPA – Cleft lip and palate association.

Cry-sis – Cry-sis offers support for families with excessively crying, sleepless and demanding babies.

SJA – St. Johns Ambulance.

Downs-syndrome – Downs Syndrome association.

DHG – Parent friendly support and information relating to heart problems associated with Downs syndrome.

APNI – Offers support and information to mothers that may be struggling with post natal illness and/or depression.

CAPT – Child Accident Prevention Trust

Child car seats – Car seat advice

Citizens advice – Citizens Advice Bureau

Ginger Bread – A UK charity providing expert advice and practical support that campaigns for single parents.

GBSS – Group B Strep support for accurate and up-to-date information.

Laleche – Breastfeeding support

Multiple Births – Multiple births, advice and support.

NCT – National Childbirth Trust, new parent support and advice

NDCS – National Deaf Childrens Society.

RNIB – Royal National Institute for the Blind.

ROSPA – Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents.

Samaritans – The Samaritans.

UK-Sands – Stillbirth and neonatal death society.

Scope – Support for disabled people and their families.

Tamba – Twins and Multiple Births Association.

Lullaby – The Lullaby Trust provides expert advice on safer sleep for babies, emotional support for bereaved families and Sudden Infant Death Syndrome.

Together for Short Lives – A leading UK charity for children with life-threatening and life limiting conditions.

Unicef – The Unicef Baby Friendly initiative supports breastfeeding and parent infant relationships by working with public services to improve standards of care.

Ukamb – Offers information on your nearest milk bank and also how to become a milk donor.

Gosh – Provides information sheets on conditions and treatments that Great Ormond Street Hospital is involved in.

TOFS – A UK based charity dedicated to providing emotional support to families of children born with Tracheo-Oesophageal Fistula, Oesophageal Fistula and associated conditions.

NHS – National Health Service for information, assistance and advice.

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

Birth Trauma Association – Offers support to all women who have had a traumatic birth experience.

Breast Feeding Network – An independent source of support and information for breastfeeding mothers.