Maternity and Parenting


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Maternity Self Referral

Did you know that if you are pregnant and would like to go to Hillingdon Hospital or Queen Charlotte and Chelsea Hospital to have your baby, you do not need a self referral from your GP.  You can now contact a midwife as soon as you find out you are pregnant to speed up your access to maternity care.

The hospital will pass on the information to your GP.

You can access details for Hillingdon Hospital
Click on services and select M-Maternity and Midwifery - click on box the Refer Yourself and fill in form and follow instructions once completed.

Or for Queen Charlotte and Chelsea Hospital
Click on our services, Choose M- Maternity and Obstetrics, Refer to this service.


National Services 


The National Childbirth Trust

Their mission is to support parents through the first 1,000 days, to have the best possible experience of pregnancy, birth and early parenthood.

Visit the National Childbirth Trust website

The Lullaby Trust

The Lullaby Trust raises awareness of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS), provides expert advice on safer sleep for babies and offers emotional support for bereaved families.

Visit the Lullaby Trust website

Baby Centre

BabyCentre reaches more than 45 million mums globally each month in nine different languages, including eight in 10 new and expecting mums online in the UK.

Visit the Baby Centre Website