Good maternal mental health will support the healthy development of the child.
10-15% of new mothers experience postnatal depression.
Children’s centres offer a wide range of activities and child and family health services within their local communities. A variety of support and information can be obtained from these centres, which may include:
Individual family support can be provided by family support workers and they can offer you practical and emotional support where needed.
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