Useful links and resources
Directory of topics
Abortion/unplanned pregnancy | accidental/sudden death | adoption/fostering | antenatal results | baby/child safety | bereavement/counselling | birth/homebirth | breastfeeding | childminding | contraception | cot death/SIDS | domestic violence | fertility/infertility/IVF | health & diet | meningitis | menopause | miscarriage | miscellaneous links | nappies | neonatal death | | nursery & baby | organ donation and transplantation | parenting | postnatal depression | pre-eclampsia | pregnancy & childbirth | premature birth | rape | relationship counselling/sex therapy | special interest/self-help organisations | stillbirth | twins/multiple births | tests in pregnancy | work | other resources
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The Miscarriage Association - Provides information, advice and support. Local contacts and groups. The chance to make contact with other UK women who have experienced miscarriage or ectopic pregnancy.
Helping After Neonatal Death (H.A.N.D.) - Grief support and information for parents and relatives of those who've lost a child during or after pregnancy, through stillborn, miscarriage, SIDS, or other causes. A non-profit organisation based in Northern California.
Tommy's - Tommy's is determined to end the heartache caused by premature birth, miscarriage and still birth. They have funded a national programme of research, education and information aimed at understanding and preventing these tragedies.
OTHER USEFUL RESOURCES:
The Miscarriage Association
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome & Other Infant Death (SIDS/OID)
Helping After Neonatal Death (HAND)
The Stillbirth and Neonatal Death Society (SANDS)
M.I.S.S.(Mothers in Sympathy & Support)
SPALS (Subsequent Pregnancy After a Loss Support)
NHS Direct - 24-hour nurse-led helpline with confidential healthcare advice and information
List of NHS Trusts
NetDoctor.co.uk - information on children's health & diseases
The Fetal Medicine Foundation
Harris Birthright Research Centre (originators of nuchal fold scan)