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Local Support


HENRY Healthy Families: Right from the Start programme is running in Cwm Taf Morgannwg for parents or carers of children aged 0-5 years old and is FREE to join. Themes such as parenting confidence, family lifestyle habits, routines, mealtimes and nutrition, physical activity and active play for little ones are covered in the sessions.

Visit the University Health Board website

Llanharan Community Project

LCDP provide childcare, support groups, community projects and adult learning groups for people that live in Llanharan, Brynna, Bryncae and surrounding areas.

Visit the LCDP website

National Support

The National Childbirth Trust

Their mission is to support parents through the first 1,000 days, to have the best possible experience of pregnancy, birth and early parenthood.

Visit the The National Childbirth Trust website


Baby crying is normal, you can cope. Please follow the ICON guidance for coping with crying.

Visit the ICON website

The Lullaby Trust

The Lullaby Trust raises awareness of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS), provides expert advice on safer sleep for babies and offers emotional support for bereaved families.

Visit the The Lullaby Trust website

TAMBA (Twins and Multiple Births Association)

Tamba is a UK based charity helping people around the world. They were set up by parents of multiples and interested professionals in 1978.

Visit the TAMBA website

Baby Centre

BabyCentre® reaches more than 45 million mums globally each month in nine different languages, including eight in 10 new and expecting mums online in the UK.

Visit the Baby Centre website