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Released on: 01/09/2016

NCT Senior Policy Adviser, Elizabeth Duff comments on the Women and Equalities Committee's Pregnancy and maternity discrimination report, suggesting pregnant women and mothers are reporting more discrimination and poor treatment at work now than they did a decade ago.

Released on: 23/08/2016

NCT Head of Campaigns, Abigail Wood comments on the Institute of Fiscal Studies gender wage gap report, suggesting new mothers earn a third less than men even 12 years after giving birth.

Released on: 19/08/2016

Two women give their views of a scheme where we trained ‘maternity champions’ from an estate in London’s Queen’s Park to give local mums more help.

Released on: 19/08/2016

In response to NHS England’s announcement about perinatal mental health funding today, Abi Wood, Head of Campaigns, NCT, said:

Released on: 11/08/2016

Community volunteers, called ‘maternity champions’ in this project, can provide invaluable support for disadvantaged new mothers, says NCT’s Head of Knowledge Sarah McMullen. And it's win-win as the volunteers themselves also thrive in the process.

Released on: 10/08/2016

An innovative community support programme is making a real difference for new mothers and volunteers in London’s Queen’s Park.

Released on: 02/08/2016

As part of World Breastfeeding Week, NCT Senior Policy Adviser, Rosie Dodds highlights the valuable difference that community support makes to improving women's breastfeeding experiences.

Released on: 01/08/2016

Southampton has officially become a breastfeeding welcome city with an impressive 144 local venues signing up since the launch last year to support mothers to breastfeed comfortably while out and about.

Released on: 21/07/2016

NCT is encouraging mums and dads in Manchester and London to help parents give mental illness ‘The Big Push’ by joining a family friendly 5 km buggy push.

Released on: 15/07/2016

Want to know what volunteering with NCT is really like? Helen Gray is one of our amazing volunteers and has shared her experience – what her role entails, what she has learnt and some of her most memorable volunteering moments.

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