Useful Websites and Resources
This page provides a variety of useful websites and resources. It’s fantastic for both pregnant people and new parents.
There are a variety of different topics of support. These include finding quality Antenatal educators to supporting you against pregnancy discrimination. It also covers your rights on birth, in addition to support in the prenatal & postnatal period.
All of the companies listed have been reviewed by Glowing Mummas for quality.
FEDANT regulates Antenatal Educators, Breastfeeding Counsellors and Doulas in England, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland and the Islands.
As a parent you have the right to Informed Choice.
By choosing a regulated professional you are assured that the individual is practicing at nationally agreed level of competence.
Glowing Mummas is regulated and authorised by FEDANT number 13209
Light offers pre & postnatal support to families in Sheffield, Rotherham & Doncaster.
Light’s aims are: –
To provide support to families who are affected by perinatal mental health illness
To raise awareness of perinatal mental illness in Sheffield and beyond
To promote partnership and an information network accessible to all
Carrying matters by award winning Dr Rosie Knowles provides support to caregivers on safe babywearing.
This website provides a variety of support from videos on slings, to the maternal mental health benefits of baby carrying. From newborn to toddler. Safety aspects of baby carrying. Dr Rosie Knowles is fantastic at providing quality information about babywearing.
Birthrights is dedicated to ensuring that women and birthing people receive the respect and dignity they deserve in pregnancy and childbirth.
Every person has the right to: –
- Safe and appropriate maternity care that respects their dignity
- Privacy and confidentiality
- Make choices about their own pregnancy and childbirth
- Equality and freedom from discrimination
The Sheffield Sling Surgery and Library was established in 2013, to keep parents and children close and connected.
They have a fantastic team that offer in-person appointments and hires to local parents and caregivers, as well as online Zoom appointments. They have supportive group sessions (Feeding Matters and Sling Bites), postal hires and also sell from the sling spot.