Baby Buddy's new feature: You and Your Partner

You and Your Partner is a new feature in Baby Buddy that has been created by relationship experts. It has been developed by Baby Buddy creators, Best Beginnings in partnership with relationship charity, One Plus One. You and Your Partner is designed to help you strengthen your relationship with your partner for yours and your baby’s sake. Read more

Small Wonders Change Programme - now an e-learning tool for health professionals

It has been almost three years since we first approached Health Education England about the possibility of adapting the Small Wonders Change Programme for the purpose of professional development, as an e-learning programme. We are happy to announce that it's finally happening Read more

Support Best Beginnings using Amazon Smile!

We are happy to announce that you can support Best Beginnings charity while shopping on Read more here. Read more

Best Beginnings launches Postpartum Psychosis video in Baby Buddy

In the wake of the recent airing of the Louis Theroux Documentary "Mothers on the Edge", Best Beginning launches a postpartum psychosis video in Baby Buddy to show parents that as frightening as it is (and that in can literally happen to anyone - no history of mental illness necessary) with the right support, a full recovery is possible. Read more

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and The Duke and Duchess of Sussex launch Shout

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have announced the launch of Shout, a new text messaging helpline that supports people in crisis. As part of the Heads Together campaign we offer Baby Buddy Crisis Messenger in collaboration with Shout to support parents and parents-to-be if feeling overwhelmed and in a crisis. Read more

ukactive in collaboration with Best Beginnings on 'This Mum Moves' project

ukactive in collaboration with Best Beginnings and other key health and academic organisations has kicked-off a ground-breaking project called This Mum Moves, aimed at supporting women to be active during and after pregnancy. Learn more here. Read more

Best Beginnings set to help 6500 Newcomers to Newham

The community leaders project seeks to train staff and volunteers from grassroots organisations in Newham to create community leaders to pave the way to more confident, well-informed parenting and a greater understanding of how to deal with challenges to mental health and wellbeing when becoming a parent. Learn more here. Read more

We are recruiting more Parent Panelists!

At Best Beginnings we believe in the power of collaboration to create and provide quality-assured and evidence based information for families. All of our content is co-created with parents and healthcare professionals and vetted by external Healthcare bodies and parents. Read more

Best Beginnings is one of Digital Leaders DL100 finalists!

As part of the 7th Annual Digital Leaders 100 list, Best Beginnings is one of the chosen nominees to be part of the latest champions of digital transofrmation across the UK. Learn more here. Read more

Red Carpet screening of Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle

A star studded screening of Andy Serkis' latest movie, Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle organised by Influencer Aliia Roza and MC’d by Presenter and Campaigner, Charlie Webster, both also Ambassadors of Best Beginnings. Andy Serkis announced the Serkis Family Everest Challenge during the event. Read more

Heartfelt thanks to Matt Sims supporting Best Beginnings

Matt Sims is running the Marathon des Sables in Morocco in April 2019 and chose to support Best Beginnings. The race doesn't carry the title of 'the hardest footrace in the world'  as it is a 250 km track across the Moroccan desert! Read more here and donate. Read more

Launch of Baby Buddy Crisis Messenger

We have launched Baby Buddy Crisis Messenger available in our Baby Buddy app and accessible on our website, powered by Crisis Text Line and Shout. Read more