Maternity

Acacia Family Support

Acacia’s trained staff and volunteers offer pre and postnatal depression support services to women and their families across Birmingham including:

  • One-to-one befriending sessions at our centres
  • Short courses teaching Cognitive Behavioural
  • Therapy tips and techniques
  • Free crèche whilst you access our support services
  • Phone support
  • Helping Hands at Home (practical support in your home)
  • Specialist support for young parents (under 25s)
  • Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic Project – providing awareness
    raising sessions for families, communities and professionals
  • Dads’ support service

Telephone: 0121 301 5990

Website: www.acacia.org.uk

Leaflet: www.acacia.org.uk/Acacia-General-Leaflet

Mama Academy

Mama Academy’s mission is to empower all maternity professionals and expectant parents on stillbirth prevention methods to help more babies arrive safely.

Telephone: 07427 851670

Facebook: @MAMAAcademy

Twitter: @mamaacademy

Website: www.mamaacademy.org.uk

Email: contact@mamaacademy.org.uk

Instagram: @mamaacademy

Tommy's

Tommy’s provides information and support to empower parents during pregnancy.

Website: www.tommys.org

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

Start 4 Life

Trusted NHS help and advice during pregnancy, birth and parenthood.

Website: www.nhs.uk/start4life

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