Resources

The resources below have been produced by Homerton Hospital as well as by national organisations such as the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists and NHS England plus charities and support groups such as Tommys and Maternity Action.

We hope you find them helpful. Your Midwife will be able to discuss any questions of concerns you might have. Please also take a look at our antenatal class films and slideshows for lots of Homerton specific information and support.

https://www.homerton.nhs.uk/parentcraft-sessions

Wellbeing

Coronavirus and the 'flu vaccination [pdf]

Staying emotionally well during Coronavirus [pdf]

Alcohol and Pregnancy

Alcohol and Drug Support Services in Hackney [pdf] 842KB

Smoking and Pregnancy

Healthy eating and vitamin supplements in pregnancy [pdf]

Winter Flu 2020/21 [pdf]

Healthy Start Vouchers

Website: https://www.healthystart.nhs.uk/

Application Form for Healthy Start Vouchers [pdf]

Maternity Action

Maternity Action is the UK’s leading charity committed to ending inequality and improving the health and wellbeing of pregnant women, partners and young children – from conception through to the child’s early years.

https://maternityaction.org.uk/

Gov.uk

Government Guidance on your right to Maternity Leave, rights and pay including links to apply for a Sure Start grant and Maternity Allowance

https://www.gov.uk/maternity-pay-leave

Birthrights

Birthrights is dedicated to ensuring women receive the respect and dignity they deserve in pregnancy and childbirth

https://www.birthrights.org.uk/

After the birth

At home with your baby [pdf] 7MB

A guide to Baby Crying

Illness in newborn babies [pdf] 1022KB

The Lulluby 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

UNICEF Baby Friendly: Advice for parents on infant feeding

 

Resources for Partner

PANDAS Dads offers information for men experience postnatal depression

National Childbirth Trust offers information, support and events to support new parents in their local area.

The Birth Trauma Association has information and support for partners of someone who's experienced a difficult birth.

The Fatherhood Institute works on policy and research to support fathers.

Postpartum Men offers support and information for fathers experiencing postnatal depression, including an online peer support forum.

Pink Parents offers support for gay and lesbian parents.

DadsNet offers support and knowledge through a community of dads on practical parenting and fatherhood.

 

Resources in Other Languages

Albanian

Feeling your baby move is a sign that they are well - Kur ndjen foshnjën të lëvizë kjo është shenjë se janë mirë [pdf] 158KB

Amharic

Feeling your baby is a sign that they are well - የጵንሱን እንቅስቃሴ ማዳመጥ የልጁን ጤነኝነት ለማውቅ ይረዳል [pdf] 193KB

Arabic

اإلحساس بحركة طفلك عالمة على أنه بخير- Feeling your baby is a sign that they are well [pdf] 264KB

Illness in newborns - املرض عند األطفال حديثي الوالدة [pdf] 739KB

Bengali

Feeling your baby is a sign that they are well - আপনার বাচ্চার নড়াচড়া অনুভব করার অর্থ হলো সে ভালো আছে [pdf] 234KB

Illness in newborns - সদয্জাত িশশেদর ু aসsুতা [pdf] 705KB

Winter Flu 2020/21 - শীতকাল ২০২০/২১ ফ্লু টিকা [pdf] 1MB

Bulgarian

Feeling your baby move is a sign that they are well - Усещането, че бебето се движи, е знак, че то е добре [pdf] 221KB

Cantonese

Feeling your baby is a sign that they are well - 感觉到胎动是胎儿身体健康的标志 [pdf] 290KB

Illness in newborns - 新生兒疾病 [pdf] 2MB

Winter 2020/21 Flu Vaccination - 2020/21年度冬季 流感 接种 [pdf] 1MB

Farsi

Feeling your baby move is a sign that they are well - حس کردن حرکت جنین، نشانه سالمت او است. [pdf] 165KB

French

Feeling your baby is a sign that they are well - Sentir votre bébé bouger signifie qu’il va bien [pdf] 320KB

Illness in newborns - Maladies chez les nouveau-nés [pdf] 3MB

Hindi

Feeling your baby is a sign that they are well - आपक े शि श ु क े हि लन े का अन ुभव इस बात का संक ेत ह ै कि वह अच्छ े ह ैं [pdf] 237KB

Winter 2020/21 Flu Vaccination - सर्दियां 2020/21 फ्लू टीकाकरण [pdf] 1MB

Hungarian

Feeling your baby move is a sign that they are well - Ha érzed a baba mozgását, az annak a jele, hogy a baba jól van. [pdf] 147KB

Indonesian

Feeling your baby is a sign that they are well - Merasakan bayi Anda bergerak adalah tanda bahwa bayinya sehat [pdf] 199KB

Italian

Feeling your baby is a sign that they are well - Sentire il proprio bambino muoversi è segno di buona salute [pdf] 148KB

Gujarati

Illness in newborns - નવજાત શિશુમાં બીમારી [pdf] 1MB

Winter 2020/21 Flu Vaccination - શિયાળો 2020/21 ફ્લૂ રસી [pdf] 1MB

Latvian

Feeling your baby is a sign that they are well - Mazuļa kustību sajušana ir zīme, ka ar viņu viss ir kārtībā [pdf] 171KB

Lithuanian

Feeling your baby is a sign that they are well - Jei jaučiate kūdikio judesius, reiškia jam viskas gerai. [pdf] 172KB

Mandarin

Illness in newborns - 新生儿疾病 [pdf] 2MB

 

Polish

Feeling your baby is a sign that they are well - Odczuwanie ruchów dziecka jest sygnałem, że dziecko ma się dobrze [pdf] 152KB

Illness in newborns - Choroby noworodków [pdf] 1MB

Winter 2020/21 Flu Vaccination - ZIMA 2020/21 Szczepienie przeciwko grypie [pdf] 959KB

Portuguese

Feeling your baby is a sign that they are well - Sentir os movimentos do seu bebé é um sinal de que o bebé está bem [pdf] 179KB

Illness in newborns - doença no recém-nacido [pdf] 3MB

Punjabi

Feeling your baby is a sign that they are well - ਆਪਣੇ ਬੱਚੇ ਦੀ ਹਿਲਜੁਲ ਨੂੰ ਮਹਿਸੂਸ ਕਰਨਾ ਇਸ ਗੱਲ ਦਾ ਸੰਕੇਤ ਹੈ ਕਿ ਉਹ ਠੀਕ ਹ [pdf] 200KB

Illness in newborns - ਨਵਜਾਤ ਬੱਿਚਆ ਿਵਚ ਿਬਮਾਰੀ [pdf] 1MB

Winter 2020/21 Flu Vaccination - ਸਰਦੀਆਂ 2020/21 ਫਲੂ ਟੀਕਾਕਰਨ [pdf] 1MB

Romanian

Feeling your baby is a sign that they are well - Atunci când simţi copilul că se mişcă înseamnă că este bine [pdf] 148KB

Winter 2020/21 Flu Vaccination - IARNA 2020/21 Vaccinarea Împotriva Gripei [pdf] 957KB

Slovak

Feeling your baby is a sign that they are well - To, že cítite pohyb dieťaťa, je znakom toho, že sa má dobre [pdf] 214KB

Somali

Winter 2020/21 Flu Vaccination - XAGAAGA 2020/21 ifilo TALLAALKA [pdf] 955KB

Feeling your baby is a sign that they are well - هه‌ستكردن به‌ جوڵه‌ی كۆرپه‌ نیشانه‌ی ئه‌وه‌یه‌ كه‌ كۆرپه‌كه‌ ته‌ندروستی باشه [pdf] 294KB

Sorani 

Feeling your baby is a sign that they are well - Dareemista dhaq-dhaqaaqa ilmahaaga waa calaamad muujinaysa inuu fiican yahay [pdf] 179KB

Spanish

Feeling your baby is a sign that they are well - Sentir al bebé moverse es señal de que está bien [pdf] 150KB

Tagalog

Winter Flu Vaccination 2020/21 - Ang taglamig 2020/21 pagbabakuna ng trangkaso [pdf] 946KB

Tamil

Winter Flu 2020/21 Vaccination - குளிர்காலம் 2020/21 காய்ச்சல் தடுப்பூசி [pdf] 1MB

Tigrigna

Feeling your baby is a sign that they are well - ምንቅስቓስ ዕሸልኪ እንኪስመዓኪ፡ እንኪስመዓኪ፡ እቲ ዕሸል ደሓን ከምዘሎ ዘርኢ ምልክት`ዩ [pdf] 188KB

Turkish

Feeling your baby is a sign that they are well - Bebeğinizin hareket ettiğini hissetmek sağlığının iyi olduğunun bir göstergesidir [pdf] 198KB

Winter 2020/21 Flu Vaccine - KIŞ 2020/21 Grip aşısı [pdf] 954KB

Urdu

Feeling your baby is a sign that they are well - اپنے بچے کی حرکت محسوس کرنا اس بات کی عالمت ہے کہ وہ تندرست ہے۔ [pdf] 167KB

Illness in newborns - نوزائيده بچوں ميں بيماری [pdf] 648KB

Winter 2020/21 Flu Vaccination - موسم سرما 2020/21 فلو ویکسینیشن [pdf] 1MB

Vietnamese

Feeling your baby is a sign that they are well - Cảm nhận thấy cử động của con là một dấu hiệu cho thấy con đang khỏe mạnh [pdf] 338KB

 

Leaflets about Coronavirus in a large range of languages can be found here: https://www.doctorsoftheworld.org.uk/coronavirus-information/

Accessible visual infographics about Coronavirus in a large range of languages can be found here: https://www.doctorsoftheworld.org.uk/coronavirus-infographics/#language-english-infographics-covid19