Baby Buddy is the multi-award winning free app that guides you through pregnancy, birth, parenting and beyond. You can explore the web version of Baby Buddy or download the full version of the app for free on the App Store and Google Play.

Meet some of the mums using Baby Buddy:

Baby Buddy, the free app for parents and parents-to-be

Baby Buddy is your personal baby expert who will guide you through your pregnancy and the first six months of your baby’s life. The app has been designed with parents and professionals to help you give your baby the best start in life and support your health and wellbeing.

Baby Buddy has won many awards including the prestigious AXA PPP, Guardian Public Service's Digital and Technology Award, and RCM Midwifery awards.

Baby Buddy is the only app trusted by the Department of Health and:

Baby Buddy has been created with mums, midwives and doctors, so you can be sure that the information is reliable, accurate, and is available 24 hours a day.

How do I get Baby Buddy?

You can download Baby Buddy for FREE on Google Play and in the App Store, and there is also a web version of Baby Buddy


Daily positive communication with our children supports their emotional, language and social development. The earlier we start the better, and we encourage you to download Baby Buddy to receive daily information to support you as parents and help you look after your baby. We also have videos on our website about talking, singing and playing with your baby.

If you are a healthcare professional or would like to know more about our Baby Buddy app:

Visit the Baby Buddy Evidence, Impact and Evaluation page.

Contact us

If you have any questions about Baby Buddy please do get in touch and email us on [email protected] 

A dads' version of the app is also planned. If you are a young dad or dad-to-be, you can find out about the dads' app here. If you would like to help us develop the dads’ app, please email [email protected]

Baby Buddy launched in November 2014 and to date has had over 140,000 downloads. We have had some amazing feedback from parents and healthcare professionals, including Dr Ranj and parenting expert Eilieen Hayes