Exclusive newborn safety & baby health content from our NCT Antenatal Course

Get ready for parenthood

NCT Antenatal courses give you the knowledge and practical skills you need to start your parenting journey. Now including exclusive newborn safety & baby health content.

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Want to feel more confident as a new parent? We can help.

Our NCT New Baby course offers practical information and emotional support in the early days with your baby. 

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For Every Parent 23-28 strategy

Together, we can ensure every parent feels confident, connected, and safe

Read our For Every Parent 23-28 strategy

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Join our amazing community of volunteers supporting parents across the UK

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Questions about feeding?

Get in touch with our Infant Feeding Line

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We’re here to support you and your unique experience of pregnancy, birth, and early parenthood.

Our vision is that everyone who becomes a parent feels confident, connected, and safe.

We share evidence-based information you can trust

Use our resources to make informed decisions that feel right for you.

We create opportunities to connect with other parents

Access networks of support and build friendships through our courses and community events.

We listen to your experiences, amplify all parents’ voices and campaign for change

We are strong advocates for improving experiences of pregnancy, birth, infant feeding, and early parenthood, equitably, for all parents.

Information for parents

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If you're pregnant or a new parent, we know that you will have a number of questions and concerns about coronavirus. In our sections below, we've created a range of articles about how coronavirus might affect your pregnancy, birth and early days as a parent. 


When it comes to your pregnancy, we've got it covered. You’ll find everything you need to help you feel confident and reassured over the next nine months right here.

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Labour & birth

Thinking about how, what happens and where to give birth? We're here to help you feel more confident. We've got information and tips on everything you need to know.

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Baby & toddler

Your baby's arrived and you’ve probably got 101 things on your mind. Don't worry, you're not on your own. We're here with information and support as your baby develops.

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Life as a parent

You've just had a baby and everyone is focused on your little one. But how about you? We're with you on your journey with support and tips from other mums and dads.

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Courses and workshops

Antenatal courses

Interactive, engaging and social, our antenatal course is a fun and exciting way to grow your knowledge of birth and early parenthood, and make life-long friends.

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Local activities and meet-ups

Local activities

Our local activities and meet-ups can help you build up a supportive social network around you.  

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NCT Membership

Members receive exclusive benefits including regular emails and updates, access to online NCT Live Postnatal Talks, early entry into NCT Nearly New Sales and other benefits too – find out more about NCT Membership

Our vision is that everyone who becomes a parent feels confident, connected, and safe.  Every membership donation helps NCT support people as they become parents.