Maternity Action

Description of service

Advice line offering free, confidential telephone support and advice. Team of advisers can offer advice and information on rights and entitlements throughout pregnancy, maternity leave and return to work. Can also advise employers about managing pregnant women and new parents. Further support includes training for advisors, community workers, midwives and other health professionals. Also provide specialist training for midwives on improving care for refugee and asylum seeking women and supporting vulnerable migrants. Materials available in Polish, Spanish and Portuguese. Calls cost 5p per minute plus phone company’s access charge.

Key Focus

Advice line providing support to pregnant women and partners

Age Range


Opening Times

Mon, Tue, Fri 11am-2pm
Thurs 3pm-7pm

Area Of Operation

Whole of UK



Referral Method

Self referral

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