Maternity

Maternity Services

Saint Mary’s Hospital provides full maternity care for women including pre-conceptual counselling, antenatal care, delivery and postnatal care. This care is provided by obstetricians (doctors who specialise in the care of pregnant women) and midwives with areas of expertise in a particular field.

Website: www.mft.nhs.uk/saint-marys/maternity-services-obstetrics

Emergency Gynaecology Unit (EGU)

This is a 24 hour walk in service. If you have had a positive pregnancy test, are less than 20 weeks pregnant and are experiencing abdominal pain and/or vaginal bleeding, you can attend this unit.

Telephone: 0161 276 6204

Termination of Pregnancy

Deciding to have a termination can be a difficult decision to make. Talking through the options with a doctor or nurse at a contraception and sexual health clinic can help you to reach your decision.

Telephone: 0345 365 0565

Website: www.thenorthernsexualhealth.co.uk

Your Birth Plan

A birth plan is a record of what you would like to happen during your labour and after the birth.

Website: https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/pregnancy-and-baby/how-to-make-birth-plan/

Tommy's

Tommy’s provides information and support to empower parents during pregnancy.

Website: www.tommys.org

Local Community Midwife

Telephone: 0161 276 6246

Obstetric Triage Department

If you are more than 20 weeks pregnant and booked under our care, you can speak to one of our midwives who will advise whether or not you need to attend the hospital. Please have your pregnancy notes to hand when you call, as we make ask you to provide information from them.

Telephone: 0161 276 6567 open 24 hours

Mama Academy

Mama Academy’s mission is to empower all maternity professionals and expectant parents on stillbirth prevention methods to help more babies arrive safely.

Facebook: www.facebook.com/MAMAAcademy

Instagram: @mamaacademy

Twitter: @mamaacademy

Telephone: 07427 851670

Website: www.mamaacademy.org.uk

Email: contact@mamaacademy.org.uk

Start 4 Life

Trusted NHS help and advice during pregnancy, birth and parenthood.

Website: www.nhs.uk/start4life

Baby Buddy App

Baby Buddy is an award winning mobile phone app for new parents and parents-to-be, created by mums, doctors and midwives.

Download from: Google Play: Baby Buddy

Download from: iTunes: Baby Buddy