MAMA Academy: Pregnancy Essentials Leaflets
- Reduced Fetal Movements
- When to call the midwife
English, Turkish, Polish, Bengali, Punjabi, Urdu, Arabic, Portuguese, Spanish, French, Chinese, Welsh
NHS Scotland: Ready Steady Baby
English, Arabic, Traditional Chinese, Polish, Russian and Urdu
Public Health England: Screening tests for you and your baby
- Screening choices during pregnancy
- Screening choices after pregnancy
Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, French, Latvian, Lithuanian, Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi, Romanian, Somali, Urdu
Obstetric Anaesthetists’ Association: Labour Pains
- Pain relief
- Caesarean Section
- Epidural Information
- BMI complications
Arabic, Bengali, Cantonese, Catalan, Croatian, Czech, English, French, Georgian, German, Greek, Gujarati, Hindi, Icelandic, Italian, Japanese, Mandarin, Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Slovakian, Slovenian, Somali, Spanish, Tamil, Turkish, Urdu, Welsh
Feeding your baby
UNICEF: Breastfeeding and Bottle-feeding
Arabic, Bengali, Polish, Romanian,Urdu
Screening for mum and baby
- Hearing tests and screening for you and baby
Bengali, French, Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi, Chinese, Arabic, Somali, Romanian, Urdu
Complications in Pregnancy
Royal College of Psychiatrists: Mental Health
- Mental illness after childbirth
Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, German, French, Greek, Hindi, Japanese, Lithuanian, Gujarati, Polish, Russian, Romanian, Somali, Turkish, Urdu
ForMed Films: Perinatal Positivity
- Perinatal mental health
Arabic with subtitles
Action on Pre-Eclampsia: Pre-eclampsia and postnatal recovery
Albanian, Bengali, Chinese, Croatian, Farsi, French, Greek, Gujurati, Hindi, Kurdish, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi, Romanian, Somali, Spanish, Tamil, Turkish, Twi, Urdu, Vietnamese and Welsh.
Diabetes UK: Information about Diabetes
Arabic, Bengali, BSL, Gujarati, Polish, Punjabi, Somali, Tamil, Urdu and Welsh.
More resources checked by Diabetes UK from the Australian website: Pregnancy and Diabetes
Arabic, Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional), Greek, Italian, Korean, Spanish, Turkish, Urdu, Vietnamese
Miscarriage Association: We are sorry that you had a miscarriage
Arabic, Bangla, English, Gujarati, Polish, Punjabi, Turkish and Urdu.
Bristol Against Violence and Abuse: FGM leaflets
The website also offers information and support about trafficking and domestic violence and can be translated into most languages via their website.
Arabic, Somali and French.
Marie Stopes: Abortion / Medical Termination
Support for those families who have to make the difficult decision to end a pregnancy.
Click on the top corner dropdown to have the website read in over 100 languages.
New to the country/Rights
Refugee council: Information for asylum seekers and refugees
Arabic, Chinese, Dari, Farsi, Sorani, Tamil, Amharic, Tigrigna, Pashto and Somali
Maternity Action: Information about maternity rights
Spanish, Portuguese and Polish
Document created by Laura Bridle RM (NMC) in response to findings from an MSc qualitative research project exploring the barriers and facilitators to using language support services.