The following is a list of organisations that can provide support or help with individual queries

  • Antenatal Results and Choices
    Support and information for parents going through antenatal testing
    Mon-Fri, 10am-5.30pm
    Tel: 0845 077 2290 or 0207 713 7486 from a mobile
    Email: [email protected]

  • Bliss
    Helpline for parents of babies born early, sick or small, 9am-9pm
    Tel: 0808 801 0322

  • Contact a Family
    Helpline for families with a disabled child
    Tel: 0808 808 3555

  • Disability, Pregnancy and Parenthood International
    Support for disabled people considering, during, and after pregnancy and as parents
    Freephone: 0800 018 4730, Mon-Thurs, 10:30am to 3pm
    Email (Information Service): [email protected]

  • Family Planning Association
    Information on contraception and sexual health for young people, parents and adults
    Helpline:0345 122 8687 (Northern Ireland only) Mon-Fri 9am-5pm

  • Get Connected
    Free, confidential helpline for young people under 25 who need help
    Freephone Helpline: 0808 808 4994, 1pm - 11pm every day
    Text: 80849

  • Maternity Action
    Maternity rights at work, benefits, tax credits and healthcare 
    Maternity rights advice line: 0808 802 0029

  • MIND
    Mental health advice and support
    Helpline: 0300 123 3393 9am -6pm Monday to Friday or TEXT 86463

  • NHS Direct
    24 hour advice
    Tel: 111 (in England and Scotland); 0845 4647 (in Wales), or look up the local number in Northern Ireland at

  • Scottish Women's Aid

    For women experiencing domestic abuse
    24-hour free Scottish national Domestic Abuse and Forced Marriage Helpline
    Tel: 0800 027 1234