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Bradford Doulas train Bradford women as CERTA accredited volunteer doulas to provide non-judgmental, consistent, tailored information and physical and emotional support six weeks before the birth, during labour and six weeks after the birth. Doula’s do not give clinical or medical advice or interf...


Ever wondered what risk management had to do with delivering a better project? It has everything to do with it and here are my thoughts as to why. We take risks every day. Ever thought about investing in a house? Or tried a new dish that you didn’t like the look of? Or crossed a road 3 metres a...


Bradford Council today launched its new Children, Young People and Families Plan for the Bradford district. The plan sets out a clear vision and priorities for how agencies in the district will work with children, young people and families from 2017 to 2020. In this blog, Better Start Bradford Di...



In Infant Mental Health Awareness Week (12-16 June 2017), our specialist midwife, Rachel Wild is spreading the Happy Mum, Happy Bump - Begin before Birth message, and that it's okay to ask for support to help cope when things get a little too much. Rachel's message I’m a midwife and parent educa...