This is where mums-to-be get care from health professionals during their pregnancy and were appointments with a midwife are made. Maternity/Antenatal care starts as soon you know you’re pregnant and you can do this by contacting a midwife or GP at your local surgery.
Visit NHS 111 Wales for more information
Hywel Dda Maternity services
Hywel Dda maternity services give care to pregnant women and their families across the three counties of Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion, Pembrokeshire which includes useful resources.
Cwm Gwendraeth Antenatal clinic times
Monday 9.20am -12pm – Tumble at Cross Hands Medical Centre
Tuesday 9.20am -12pm – Penygroes at Cross Hands Medical Centre
Wednesday 9.20 – 12pm – Pontyates/Pontyberem at Pontyates Surgery
Pregnancy and birth during Coronavirus
We are sure that during coronavirus, there are many questions that mums to be and new mums may be asking. Visit Public Health Wales Pregnancy and birth – Public Health Wales (nhs.wales) to get all your questions answered
Also visit Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists Coronavirus (COVID-19) infection and pregnancy (rcog.org.uk) for further information
Your rights at work during pregnancy
A great source of information on mums to be and their rights to work. Working Families | Pregnancy Archives – Working Families
- Glangwili Bumps and Babies
Glangwili Bumps and Babies Facebook Group (by Hywel Dda Health Board) is for pregnant women and new mums. The facebook group is a place to share experiences and gain advice from others going through similar experiences. (this is a private group and need to join the group)
- All Wales Antenatal Education and Support
- Best Beginnings
Association of Breastfeeding Mothers
The Association of Breastfeeding Mothers (ABM) is a voluntary organisation and supporting mums and families, offering training and speak for breastfeeding families at a national advocacy level.
The website during the COVID19 pandemic has free resources available