I am feeling overwhelmed

Having a baby born needing neonatal care can be an overwhelming experience. You might not have had any time to prepare, and you may not know what to expect. Here are some suggestions for you.

What is it like on the neonatal unit?

Our information about neonatal care will tell you more about the unit, explain some of the medical terms, and tell you who will be there to care for you and your baby.

Your mental health and wellbeing

Find out more about how you might be feeling, and what to do if you need support.

Parent stories

We have many stories from parents and carers who have been through a neonatal experience. These might help you know what to expect, and see that you’re not alone.

I would like someone to talk to

You're not alone. Find out what emotional and practical support is available including email and video calls. Our trained staff are here to help you through this journey.

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