La Leche League Great Britain
Helpline: 0845 120 2918
Helps mothers to breastfeed through mother-to-mother support, encouragement, information and education, and to promote a better understanding, of breastfeeding as an important element in the healthy development of the baby and the mother
The Breastfeeding Network
Supportline: 0300 100 0210
Provides breastfeeding support and information for breastfeeding women and for those involved in their care
The National Childbirth Trust
Pregnancy Helpline: 0300 330 0772
Breastfeeding Helpline: 0300 330 0771
Post-natal Helpline: 0300 330 07773
Becoming a parent is a life-enhancing experience, but it can also be challenging and sometimes stressful. We are here to help you through this transition, offering relevant information, reassurance and mutual support.
To talk to a midwife, call: 020 7398 3483
Comprehensive website with details of all aspects of pregnancy and giving birth to a healthy baby, as well as a Midwife Helpline.
Helpline: 0800 063 63 68
Many parents need help, friendship, advice or support during those early years when children are young. There is no rulebook for raising a family and sometimes it can seem overwhelming, particularly if your family is going through difficult times. Help is at hand. We support any family who needs us, as long as they have at least one child under five.
Latest news, product reviews, book club, webchats, special offers, competitions and parenting advice.
A unique local network for Mums (or Dads), offering a wealth of information on both a national and local level. Once registered, you can access details for all kinds of local resources, from child-friendly cafes to childminders, places to go etc.
Helpline: 0808 802 0925
Gingerbread is the charity which works nationally and locally, for and with single parent families, to improve their lives. We achieve change by championing their voices and needs and providing support services.