Dads and partners

Being a new dad: changing relationships

Having a baby can affect your relationship. Here we look at how to resolve problems with advice for new dads on staying supportive after childbirth.

Being a new dad: fathers and breastfeeding support

This article provides breastfeeding info for dads, including how to support your partner emotionally and practically with breastfeeding and your role with formula feeding.

Being a new dad: juggling life as a new parent

Becoming a parent involves shifts in your lifestyle. This article offers information for new dads on fathers' rights at work, stress after childbirth and relationships.

Being a new dad: family finances

Family finances are an important consideration after your child is born. Read about costs related to having a baby including childcare, and about parental benefits and savings.

Dad and baby

Being a new dad: caring for a newborn

Here we give tips for new dads on caring for a newborn baby. There is always something to be done and this time is a great opportunity for dads to begin bonding with their baby.

Dad and 2 week old

Being a new dad: the early days

Becoming a dad and caring for both a newborn baby and your partner can be a huge adjustment. Here we offer advice for new dads on things you might face once your baby is born.

father with toddler

Postnatal depression in dads: 10 things you should know

It’s easy to focus on mums in the postnatal period. But let’s not forget dads, who can be suffering in silence.