Useful Pages and Information
Catching Rainbows Fertility was founded by the amazing Lucy Coffin. They specialise is fertility therapies. Using a balanced holistic approach, which compliments the medical model. Lucy and Cath practice Reflexology, Reiki, and Hypnosis. They both have personal experience if fertility issues, which gives them a special understanding of the challenges faced.
Doula UK are the umbrella organisation for Doulas in The UK. A Doula UK doula has undertaken a recognised enrty course, and is either mentored by another doula, or has completed the mentorship process to be recognised. Not all doulas in the UK are registered with Doula UK, but it is a goos place to search for a Doula.
AIMS are the Association for improvements in Maternity Services. They provide information and support for families, promote normal birth, support human rights in childbirth, and promote empowered choice through evidence.
Concious Birthing is the page to find Kate Woods, who is one of the UKs most experienced and respected doulas and teachers. I had the pleasure to do her doula training course in 2015, and I can’t recommend her enough to anyone thinking of undertaking this work.
Midwife Thinking is a brilliant resource for finding balanced evidence based information on birth.
Here are some Facebook support groups that are brilliant, most are closed groups:
10 Month Mamas for post term pregnancy.
MatExp aim to improve maternity experience.