Where to find support for parents-to-be

Parents-to-be, you are not alone. Support (and friendship) is a click away.

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Where to find support for parents-to-be

Parents-to-be, you are not alone. Support (and friendship) is a click away.

2 min read

Support for new parents

Whether you are looking for specialist help, medical reassurance, or just a listening ear and a virtual cup of tea, there are always people to help. We’ve started a list of support for new parents to share.

Parenting Classes and Communities

  • National Childbirth Trust (NCT)
    For antenatal courses and the chance to make local friendships that can last a lifetime

  • Action for Children
    Judgement-free advice and emotional support from parenting coaches

  • Bounty
    Pregnancy week-by-week, online support, parenting community and special offers

  • MumsMeetUp
    Connecting mums locally and across the UK

Phone and online helplines for parenting support

Health Advice

  • Asthma UK
    Advice and support for parents of children with asthma

  • National Eczema Society
    Help and information for eczema sufferers, from newborn to adulthood

  • Pregnancy Sickness Support
    Support network is for sufferers of Nausea and Vomiting in Pregnancy (NVP) and Hyperemesis Gravidarum (HG) and their carers

  • British Skin Foundation
    UK charity funding research into all types of skin disease, offering support and information

  • The Lullaby Trust
    The Trust raises awareness of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, offers support for bereaved families and advice on safer sleep for babies

Mental Health

  • Anxiety UK
    Helpline services, courses, groups and free resources

  • MIND
    Provides advice and support to empower anyone experiencing a mental health problem

  • Maternal Mental Health Alliance
    Expert support with mums and babies in mind

Allergies

  • Allergy uk
    Providing support, advice and information for those living with allergic disease

Bedwetting

  • Huggies® DryNites®
    Head here for product solutions and information about Huggies® DryNites® pyjama pants and bed mats. You’ll also find plenty of articles here that offer support and advice.

  • Eric
    The children's bowel and bladder charity

Government bodies and benefits

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