I’ve had my baby

This page provides useful information for parents after they have had their baby. Regardless of where you have your baby, the postnatal community care will be provided by the hospital nearest to the address of where you will be discharged to.

Neonatal care

Click here to see useful information after you’d had your baby

Your six-week postnatal check

You should have your postnatal check about six weeks after your baby's birth to make sure you feel well and you are recovering properly.

Get involved

Click here to see how you can get involved with Maternity Voice Partnerships

Help and emotional support

Having a baby can be joyful, exciting and rewarding. However, it is also common for pregnant women and new mothers or fathers to experience anxiety, depression or emotional distress.