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Maternity Care


Having a baby is an exciting time! It is also a time when you are given lots of information and asked to make lots of choices! This can be hard and it is also normal to have some worries. This page is full of easy to understand information to help you know what to do, enjoy your pregnancy and not worry!

Your midwife will support you and your partner/carer.

We have a specific care pathway for pregnant women with learning disability/learning difficulty/autism

Here is some useful information to help you with the choices you might make:

In your pregnancy

With screening tests for you

And for your baby


Sarah Bennett

Lead Midwife Maternity Strategy

Postnatal Mother Baby