Maternity

Maternity Self-Referral

If you have a positive pregnancy test you can now make your own online self-referral for your maternity care, without needing to see a doctor or nurse at the practice.

Website: www.badgernotes.net/SelfReferral

This link can also be used to refer a pregnancy on behalf of someone else, providing you have her consent.

For more information about the self-referral process please see our Maternity self-referral information page.

Maternity Action

Maternity Action is the UK’s leading charity committed to improving the health and wellbeing of pregnant women, partners and young children

Telephone: 0808 802 0029

Website: www.maternityaction.org.uk

Bump

Bump is a new partnership bringing together Birmingham and Solihull maternity services caring for women throughout their pregnancy journey.

Website: www.yourbump.nhs.uk

Self-refer to this service

Parent Education

We know that becoming a parent can be one of the most rewarding and challenging times of your life and meeting other mums and dads going through similar experiences can really help. Our education classes and courses are here to support you ahead of your new baby’s arrival, help you stay healthy throughout your journey and give you the confidence to build a strong relationship with your little one.

Telephone: 0121 318 2377 – This is an answering service

Website: www.bwc.nhs.uk

Email: bwc.parenteducation@nhs.net

Acacia Family Support

Acacia offers pre and postnatal depression support services to women and their families across Birmingham.

Telephone: 0121 301 5990

Website: www.acacia.org.uk

Baby Buddy App

Baby Buddy is an award winning mobile phone app for new parents and parents-to-be, created by mums, doctors and midwives.

Download from: Google Play: Baby Buddy

Download from: iTunes: Baby Buddy