Maternity Help & Support Groups

Your maternity notes (yellow book) contains some helpful support and information.

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AIMS - Association for Improvements in the Maternity Services

Anxiety UK

ARC - Antenatal Results and Choices

Association of breastfeeding mothers

Baby Bounce and Rhyme and Storytime Sessions

Baby Friendly Initiative (BFI)

Birth to Five

Bliss for baby’s born premature or sick


Citizens Advice Bureau telephone

Depression Alliance

La Leche League (Breastfeeding)

Miscarriage Association

Money Advice Service

Mothers for Mothers Postnatal depression support group for Bristol, North Somerset, S.Glos.

National Breastfeeding Helpline

National Childbirth Trust

National Institute for Clinical Excellence


NHS Pregnancy & Smoking

Pelvic Partnership

Positive About Down Syndrome

SANDS - Stillbirth and Neonatal Death Society

TAMBA (Twins and Multiple Birth Association)

The Association for Post Natal Illness (APNI)

The Perinatal Institute

Population Screening Programmes

Women's Aid (domestic violence)