What the New Forest Birth Centre offers

Wisteria birth roomRun by experienced midwives and support staff, the centre offers a calm and friendly environment for the best possible start for both your baby and for you in your new life as parents. 

We can offer you:

  • 24 hour cover from an experienced midwife
  • The use of a birth pool for labour and / or birth
  • Advice and assistance with minimal intervention
  • The opportunity to remain active throughout your labour
  • A short but relaxing postnatal stay following birth
  • Help in initiating and establishing breastfeeding, including workshops and a drop-in lounge. Over 90% of our clients go home breastfeeding.
  • Free regular antenatal workshops to help you prepare for parenthood
  • A friendly welcome for partners and visitors
  • Easy access and free parking
  • Tours of the centre every Saturday and Sunday (by appointment only - please contact us once you are 34 weeks pregnant) - also see the Virtual tour of New Forest Birth Centre.