NCT Branches are your local parent support network, helping you become the parent you want to be
Welcome to Solihull and South Birmingham NCT branch. Our branch is led by volunteers and we offer local parents and parents-to-be invaluable support, services and NCT events, to help them get the most out of their new roles. By contacting us you can find out about:
- Bumps, babies and beyond- We now have three groups to choose from each week! A fantastic place to meet others with young babies or still waiting to meet their babies. Come along and join us!
- Every Monday at 1:30-3pm at Family Renewal Centre, Vulcan Road (off Lode Lane), Solihull, B92 9LN
- Every Thursday at 2-4pm at Acocks Green Library, Shirley Road, Acocks Green, B'ham, B27 7XH
- Every Friday at 1-2.30pm at Bright Horizons Nursery, Kineton Green Road, Olton, Solihull, B92 7DX
- Support networks for parents - NCT Branches support you before, during and after your baby arrives; Whether or not you attend NCT antenatal or postnatal courses in your area, there'll be NCT volunteers who offer you opportunities to meet up and make friends and share experiences at bumps and babies sessions and other support groups.
- First aid courses - we have partnered with the British Red Cross to deliver a very comprehensive course. Check out the events pages for when these are running.
- NCT Nearly New Sales -the cost of kitting out your baby or toddler can run into thousands. NCT Nearly New Sales are the perfect solution - top-quality baby and children's clothes and equipment at bargain prices straight from their loving owners. We have three/four sales a year held at Land Rover Social Club in Solihull. These are fantastic sales so come along and have a look! Check out the events pages for dates and details.
- NCT volunteering opportunities - have fun helping with NCT branch activities, use your skills to support local parents and meet new people from your community.
- Local NCT social and fundraising events - giving you the chance to meet other parents while supporting your local branch and the wider NCT
- Breast pump hire - please note we do not hire out breast pumps as these are available free of charge via Solihull Breastfeeding Service. Visit http://communityservices.heartofengland.nhs.uk/default.asp?page=368 for contact details.
Branches are the local FACE of NCT - "Fun, Accessible, Caring and Encouraging" - They aim to reflect these values in their local community, so do join in!
Find out how to get involved with your local NCT Branch and what's going on by contacting us using the details on this page.
You can also find out what's going on by clicking on the Facebook link below: https://www.facebook.com/groups/nctsolihull/