Maternity and Pregnancy

Breast Feeding

Sources of information and support to aid you in your infant feeding journey.

Website: East and North Herts Infant Feeding

Early Bird Self-Referral for Pregnancy/Maternity

You can self-refer to the Early Bird service from as early as five weeks pregnant. You will be sent a letter offering you an appointment within 10 working days, please read the information contained within the screening leaflet before you come to your appointment.


Postnatal Depression - Pregnancy/Maternity Wellbeing Service

Hertfordshire Partnership Foundatio Trust provides support for carers, people who are struggling with the reality of living with long term physical health conditions or who are experiencing low mood and anxiety during or after pregnancy.

For Urgent Support Telephone: 0300 777 0707

Facebook: HPFTWellbeing

Twitter: @HPFT_Wellbeing


Baby Buddy App - Pregnancy/Maternity

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

Princess Alexandra Community Midwife Team

If you would like to self-refer to the Princess Alexandra Community Midwives team please complete their referral for.

Self-referral form:

East and North Hertfordshire Maternity Unit (Pregnancy)

The Lister’s Diamond Jubilee Maternity Unit opened in October 2011 and sees over 5,500 babies born every year. Their aim is to assist you to have a safe pregnancy and a healthy, happy baby.


East and North Hertfordshire Maternity Services

Their maternity team will provide care to you during your pregnancy, birth and early postnatal period. On their maternity pages, you can find information about the services they offer and you can directly self-refer to them for your pregnancy care.