What next?

As soon as you know you are pregnant, please get in touch with your GP to let them know you are pregnant even if you self-refer to the maternity unit to book your first appointment. This is called your 'booking appointment‘ where you will meet a midwife.

Consider where to have your baby

You can give birth at home, in a unit run by midwives (a midwifery unit or birth centre) or in hospital.

Useful tips and advice

Click here to see useful information in different languages and useful tips for pregnancy.
NHS maternity London

Where can I give birth in London?

You can give birth at home, in a unit run by midwives (a midwifery unit or birth centre) or in a hospital ward.

Your antenatal appointments

All you need to know about antenatal appointments here