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Released on: 06/07/2021

NCT has submitted its response to National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) draft guidelines on induction of labour, which recommends that all women and birthing people should be offered induction at 41 weeks. 

Released on: 06/07/2021

In response to the Health and Social Care Committee’s report on the safety of maternity services in England, Angela McConville, Chief Executive, NCT, said:  

Released on: 18/06/2021

The Duchess of Cambridge launches The Royal Foundation Centre for Early Childhood

Released on: 17/06/2021

NCT’s Board of Trustees has elected a new Chair, Stephanie Maurel, Vice Chair, Sarah Brown, and Honorary Secretary, Ema Ojiako.

Released on: 16/06/2021

With Father’s Day (20th June) and International Fathers’ Mental Health Day (21st June) approaching, NCT is calling for more recognition of new dads’ mental health issues.

Released on: 11/06/2021

NCT contributes to the Government’s strategy to improve women's health and care. 

Released on: 10/06/2021

NCT has hosted a panel of expert clinicians to answer questions about the Covid-19 vaccine during pregnancy or when breastfeeding.

Released on: 07/06/2021

NCT has joined the ‘Shaping the Future with Volunteering’ coalition, launching today (Monday 7 June). 

Released on: 29/04/2021

NCT and the Breastfeeding Network, in collaboration with an alliance of supporting organisations and in consultation with Public Health England, have today released a new guide to re-starting support services for expectant and new parents during Covid-19. 

Released on: 22/04/2021

New mothers are still not being asked about their mental health despite GP practices in England now being funded to do so, according to new research¹ by NCT.

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