- Total grants
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- Earliest award date
- 01 Jul 1998
- Latest award date
- 10 Dec 2018
- Total GBP grants
- Total GBP awarded
- Largest GBP award
- Smallest GBP award
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Towards the salary costs of a development worker for the North East.
The group will use the funding to train a team of volunteers to offer peer support to breastfeeding mothers. This will give beneficiaries the skills to encourage and give practical advice to mothers who are experiencing difficulties with breastfeeding giving health benefits to mother and baby.
Gloucester and District NCT Outreach 05 Mar 2010
A project by this Gloucester group to raise awareness of support services and extend them to new local parents through a leaflet handed out by midwives. Volunteers will attend training at a national conference to gain skills to help the parents. Books and DVDs on parenting will be updated for loan at support groups and a new Open House network will be started where parents can meet.
Little Persons guide to West Berkshire 20 Jun 2005
This branch offers information and support on pregnancy, childbirth and early parenthood. With a Lottery grant it will produce a 'Little Persons Guide to West Berkshire'. This publication will detail all local services, amenities and activities with the emphasis on pre school and toddler age. The booklet will made available free to child care professionals and services with a nominal charge to others.
The experiences of parents with pre-term babies 06 Jul 2004
The birth of a premature baby is a time of great crisis and the Group has found this is exacerbated by poor communication, information and support. This study will aim to enhance the well being and quality of life of these parents by identifying interventions that can enhance their experience and so in the long term contribute to the development of better parental control. This will help enhance the chances of a better long term outcome for their baby.
Under Fives Group 15 Oct 2004
An under 5's group will be set up for local people to provide a meeting place for young children and their carers. The NCT provide support for parents and carers and aim to provide a weekly meeting place to encourage people to access the information and advice services they offer.
Baby Latte at Riverboats 06 Oct 2011
This is a project by a charity in the Malvern Hills serving beneficiaries across Worcestershire. The group will use funding to set up and run weekly drop-in groups for mothers and pregnant women, to provide them with information and support about breastfeeding. This will help to reduce beneficiaries' worries and concerns and lead to improved health and wellbeing for both mother and baby.
Wimbledon and Wandswoth breast feeding drop in 04 Apr 2012
This is a project by a charity in Wandsworth. The group will use the funding to run breastfeeding drop-in sessions for mothers. This will provide support and information for the beneficiaries to gain the proven health benefits of breastfeeding for both mother and baby.
Baby Latte at Riverboats 11 Apr 2013
This is a project by a charity in Malvern Wells, Worcestershire. The group will use the funding to continue providing free breastfeeding support and counselling for new local mothers. This will help encourage the beneficiaries to sustain breastfeeding during the early weeks, which will support their and their babies' health and wellbeing.
This is a project by a community organisation in Richmond upon Thames. The group will use the funding to deliver a weekly breastfeeding drop in clinic for local mothers, fathers and expectant mothers. This will enable the beneficiaries to receive breastfeeding support, information and provide a social network for parents. breastfeeding counsellors, refreshments, stationery, advertising
Breastfeeding peer support Nuneaton 26 Oct 2016
The project will use the funding to train volunteers to be breastfeeding peer support workers. This will provide support for mothers struggling with breastfeeding, enabling them to continue with the proven long term health benefits.
Postnatal Support for New Parents in Coventry 16 Jun 2008
A project by this group in Coventry to improve its post-natal support services. The grant will pay for the training of more counsellors and volunteers as well as information literature so that the group can reach out to more people across the region.
B.A.B.I.E.S. 17 Apr 2007
The project is to run a weekly breast-feeding drop in centre with professional breast-feeding counsellors who will support the mothers, give information and support to encourage mothers to remain breastfeeding for the full term. The project follows a successful pilot.
The National Childbirth Trust Wirral Branch will use an award to train one antenatal teacher and four breast feeding counsellors who provide support and guidance for women who want to breastfeed their babies. At present up to 50% of couples wishing to use the services have to be turned away due to lack of trained staff.
Supporting local parents in Redbridge 27 May 2009
This parental support group in Ilford will increase its support for expectant mothers and new parents by providing additional information and support.
Hambleton Breastfeeding Support Group 28 May 2009
This group will use an award to establish a breastfeeding support group. The weekly session will be led by a breastfeeding counsellor to support new mothers living locally. The project will offer access to a peer group network in a largely rural area, which will reduce isolation and increase accessibility to post-natal services. The sessions will also promote the health benefits of breastfeeding to improve the welfare of beneficiaries.