There is lots of support for young mums and dads in Bristol.
Bluebell Mums Comfort Zone – free mums groups with creche and support network for mums across Bristol
Bluebell Dads Zone – supporting dads experiencing depression related to pregnancy or birth
Bristol Fathers – website lists information, advice and fathers’ groups across Bristol
Children’s Centres – early years and childcare settings providing a wide range of high quality family support, early learning and childcare services to local families
The Hartcliffe and Withywood Teenage Parents Project – works with young parents aged from 16-25, and their children from 0-4
Hillfield’s Young Mothers’ Group – offers lots of activities including knitting, massage and some DIY skills
Learning Partnership West – can provide advice for teenage parents on education, careers, housing, money, health and relationships
The Meriton -in central Bristol provides education, support, mentoring, information and advice to young mothers both pre and post 16
OneSpace – online support service for single parents which offers free, confidential, Ask the Expert email service, free online courses, articles and information.
Pregnancy Advisory Service – The Teenage Pregnancy Outreach Nurses will support young parents for six months after they have had their baby to choose and access the right contraception
Rosie Dimond Specialist Health Visitor for teenage parents – works alongside Health Visitors, The Meriton, The Family Nurse Partnership, and many other agencies in Bristol to support teenage parents and their children, and improve and develop the service that is offered.
Youth Moves Mums Drop-In is a weekly session run by youth workers for mums aged under 21 and their children. Mums can chat, play and get information and support in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.