Pregnancy Services

Are you pregnant with a BMI greater than 25?

Attend our FREE antenatal exercise programme

 

A friendly and supportive antenatal group exercise programme for mums-to-be. Birthfit provides a chance to meet other pregnant women and provides support for these women to manage their weight safely.

 

Are you pregnant with a BMI greater than 30?

MATERNAL LIGHTEN UP offers free Support and advice for pregnant women to avoid excess weight gain during pregnancy. Ask your midwife to make a referral today.

 

For more information call the Maternal Lighten Up team on 0121 456 7823

Pregnancy Outreach Services

For details of Adult Pregnancy Outreach Services in Birmingham please click here

For details of Teenage Pregnancy Outreach Services in Birmingham please click here

 

Breastfeeding Support Team

For more information please call 0121 622 6603

To download more information on breastfeeding please click here

 

Healthy Start Vitamins

Healthy Start Vitamin Tablets are available free for all women in Birmingham who are pregnant or have a baby under 1 year old. Healthy Start Vitamin Drops are available free for all children in Birmingham under 4 years old. Both types of vitamins are available from Health Centres, Pharmacies and Children’s Centres;

 

For general information: www.healthystart.nhs.uk

To find your local distribution point: www.nhs.uk/healthystart

 

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