Memories of Growing Up Supports Best Beginnings

Founder of Children’s gift company - Memories of Growing Up, Camilla Warren, is supporting Best Beginning’s by donating £1 of each sale of the Tree of Life Talltape and £5 of each Solid Silver and 18ct gold vermeil Bee trinket box to the Charity.Read more

Baby Buddy turns 2 years old!

Today is the day our Baby Buddy app turns two years old! Since the launch in November 2014, we are so thrilled to have reached over 65,000 mums and we hope to support many more through pregnancy and new motherhood as part of our mission to ensure that every child in the UK has the best start in life.Read more

Shaping the Future of Maternity Care

On the 3rd of November 2016, Best Beginnings had the privilege of being a part of the event organised by the Kings Fund which was focused on discussing the National Maternity Review and the future of Maternity care in the United Kingdom.Read more

#MovementsMatter

Best Beginnings, as a charity dedicated to improving healthcare for pregnant women across the UK and as a leading partner in the Our Chance campaign, are proud to support this great initiative to raise awareness and combat challenging stigmas facing pregnant women today.Read more

Best Beginnings are the winners of the NHS in the North West Excellence in Supply - Support Services Award 2016!

Best Beginnings won this award for the work we have carried out in both Cheshire West and Chester and Blackpool, embedding Best Beginnings resources, including Baby Buddy app, into local care pathways in partnership with their healthcare professionals.Read more

OUR CHANCE to make a difference

Our Chance aims to engage parents, particularly those in higher risk groups, and empower them with the knowledge and confidence they need to have healthier pregnancies By being aware of the symptoms of possible complications, however rare, and knowing what steps can be taken to reduce risks, including lifestyle changes, parents will be able to maximise their chances of healthier outcomes.Read more

Our Chance Launches!

Today Health Secretary, Jeremy Hunt, launched a new safer pregnancy campaign led by Best Beginnings and Sands to help address the national ambition to halve the rates of stillbirth, neonatal death and harm and maternal death and harm by 50% in 2030.Read more

Expanding our horizons

Have we ever really stopped to think how each step in bringing a baby into this world and looking after him or her affects our lives in a practical way? Given below is a list of interesting articles that look at a range of experiences in maternity and how it affects our mental and emotional well being.Read more

Is it really baby blues?

It's mental health awareness week and it’s time to really know the difference between baby blues and postpartum depression. Having a new baby has always been seen as a new exciting journey for parents. But like every other journey, this too has its ups and downs. The changes and adjustments in your life are diverse and the impact of the physical, emotional and relational changes varies from person to person.Read more