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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.

Released on: 06/04/2021

In response to today’s announcement by NHS England of new mental health services for new, expectant and bereaved mothers, Sarah McMullen, Director of Impact and Engagement, NCT, said:

Released on: 25/03/2021

In response to the launch today by MP Andrea Leadsom of 'The Best Start for Life' Review, Angela McConville, Chief Executive, NCT, said:

Released on: 23/03/2021

The #WhatAboutUs campaign, launching today, the first birthday of the first babies born in lockdown, is calling on the Government to extend COVID-19 catch-up funding to support the 600,000 babies born in the last year.

Released on: 19/03/2021

On the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (21st March), NCT supports Birthrights’ call for a national inquiry into racial injustice in maternity services.

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