A perinatal educational programme designed to support expectant parents to manage the emotional and physical transition into parenthood. 

CONTACT INFORMATION:


Telephone: 01253 955709
Email: babysteps.betterstart@blackpool.gov.uk
Location: Local community venues across the town


What is it?

Baby Steps is facilitated by Family Engagement Workers, Midwives and Health Visitors supporting families from around the 28th week of pregnancy.

It provides the opportunity for participants to meet other parents-to-be , as well as professionals who can answer questions about labour, delivery and infant feeding.

There are seven weekly sessions before baby is born and three sessions once baby has arrived.

Who is it for?

Expectant mums, partners and carers living in a Blackpool postcode area.

Is a referral required?

Midwives can register expectant parents at their booking appointment although families can also contact the Baby Steps team directly.

Further Resources:

learning.nspcc.org.uk