Peer support is life changing for
mothers, fathers and babies. 

How to get involved?

Do you want to make the difference of a lifetime?

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Author: Julie Clark

Developing successful perinatal peer support

Whether you are a provider or a commissioner - make it work from the beginning.

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What we offer and where

We offer a range of friendly and free activities during pregnancy, birth and after the birth.

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How do parents benefit?

93% of the parents we support report improved wellbeing 3 months after the birth.

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Latest news

  • New rooms for hire!

    Room hire now available at the Parents1st offices in Laindon, Basildon, Essex. Our meeting rooms are available both weekdays and weekends, at various rates to commercial/ business organisations and not-for-profit organisations, community and voluntary groups. Read more

  • Wrisk project survey for pregnant mums

    We have received a request to ask pregnant mums to participate in the Wrisk project survey. Read more

  • VIG success

    Congratulations to Terina and Celia on reaching milestones in their VIG training. Read more

Latest Events

  • Fit for mums 6 week postnatal programme November 2019

    A FREE, fun and friendly 6 week progressive exercise programme for Basildon, Canvey and Thurrock mums, to help them feel fit and healthy after giving birth. Read more

  • Fit for mums 6 week postnatal programme October 2019

    A FREE, fun and friendly 6 week progressive exercise programme for Basildon, Canvey and Thurrock mums, to help them feel fit and healthy after giving birth. Read more