Skip to main content

Birth Companions (Specialist Antenatal Programme)

Birth Companions is a targeted community-based antenatal course for women with complex social needs delivered by Birth Companions.

Length of Programme: 6 weekly sessions.

From May - December 2019 this programme will be delivered at the Whittington Education Centre, Whittington Hospital on Tuesdays (11-1pm).

Birth Companions is a charity which supports women experiencing severe disadvantage during pregnancy, birth and early parenting. From 2019, they will be delivering a yearlong rolling programme of targeted, trauma-informed antenatal courses for women with complex social needs in Islington.

Women can also self-refer. Please contact the Project Coordinator to discuss how to access the programme.

Referrals can be made online at:

Alternatively you can contact the Project Coordinator to request more information and discuss a possible referral.

Project Coordinator: Abbi Ayers

Who to contact

Contact Name
Abby Ayers
Contact Position
Project Lead
07903 537 555

Other Details

Who is this service for?
Women with complex social needs
Record updated: 01/08/2019