Antenatal Results and Choices (ARC)
Tel: Helpine: 020 7631 0285. Monday to Friday 10am-5.30pm
73 Charlotte Street, London, W1T 4PN
Offers information and support to parents with regard to choices and decisions subsequent to antenatal testing.
Association of Breastfeeding Mothers (ABM)
Tel: Counselling helpline: 0844 412 2949. Every day 9.30am-10.30pm. National Breastfeeding Helpline: 0300 100 0212. 9.30am-9.30pm
PO Box 207, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA6 7YT
Offers mother to mother breastfeeding support, and provides a telephone counselling service.
Association of Therapeutic Communities
Tel: 01242 620077
Barns Centre, Church Lane, Toddington, Gloucester, GL54 5DQ
General information about therapeutic communities. Website provides a list of ATC member organisations to contact, who offer therapeutic residential support.
Tel: Helpline: 020 7490 5223. Sunday 5pm-7pm
Bunhill Fields Meeting House, Quaker Court, Banner Street, London, EC1Y 8QQ.
Information and counselling for ex-members of the armed forces and their families.
Beating the Blues
Provides on-line tratment for anxiety and depression, which can be available free if referred by a GP or health worker.
Black Association of Women Step Out Ltd (BAWSO)
Tel: 24 hr Helpline: 0800 7318 147
Head Office, 9 Cathedral Road, Cardiff, CF11 9HA
Support for Black and Minority Ethnic women and children, who are, or are about to be made homeless through a threat of domestic abuse, suffering or fleeing domestic abuse in Wales. Affiliated to Welsh Women's Aid.
The website is a collaboration of Boots and WebMD which provides health information on a wide variety of topics.
British Pregnancy Advisory Service
Tel: 0845 730 4030
20 Timothy's Bridge Road, Stratford Enterprise Park, Stratford upon Avon, CV37 9BF
Offers the following services: Pregnancy testing, crisis pregnancy counselling, abortion care up to 24 weeks of pregnancy, after abortion service, sterilisation and vasectomy, vasectomy reversal, emergency contraception. Has clinics and consultation centres throughout the country.
Tel: 0800 028 2228
Clarendon House, 9-11 Church Street, Basingstoke, RG21 7QG
A confidential pregnancy and post-abortion service.
Centre for Reproductive Medicine
Tel: 0117 323 2100
North Bristol NHS Trust, Southmead Hospital, Westbury-on-Trym, Bristol, BS10 5NB
A directory is available of information services for all aspects of infertility.
Depression Alliance Scotland
Tel: 0845 1232320
11 Alva Street, Edinburgh, EH2 4PH
Offers support and information on depression to individuals, their families and friends and professionals working with people who have depression.
Tel: 020 7735 2062
Unit 2.3, Canterbury Court, 1-3 Brixton Road, London, SW9 6DE
Offering a range of services across the London area, supporting vulnerable women by providing supported housing and other services.
PO Box 95, Alnwick, Northumberland, NE66 9AU
A charity supporting people with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder who are serving or have served in H.M. Armed Forces.
West View, West Street, Broadwindsor, Beaminster, Dorset, DT1 3QQ
Provides information for women having hysterectomies, to aid the choices they make.
A website for mums and mums to be, offering parenting and pregnancy advice, help, and support, in looking after babies or toddlers.