North Northamptonshire Supportive Steps
Supporting families with the transition to parenthood
We support new and expectant parents and carers in North Northamptonshire, as part of North Northamptonshire Council’s Family Hub Programme, by offering parenting programmes that are universally accessible to prepare expectant mothers and their partners for labour, birth and the immediate post-natal period to support the transition to parenthood.
We also offer evidence-based intensive support for new parents who need targeted parenting interventions, as well as antenatal and postnatal emotional and practical support to families needing extra help where a parent is struggling with their well-being or is at significant risk of developing mild to moderate mental health issues during pregnancy or the first two years after birth.
Our service is open to all expectant parents and those with children aged 0-2 who live within North Northamptonshire. We aim to:
We can help with a range of issues, including:
Whatever you are struggling with our experienced team of volunteers and professionals can support you to work through a range of difficulties and get back on track.
Are you interested in making a positive difference to someone’s life? Enjoy spending time with babies and young children? Wanting to improve your own self esteem, confidence and wellbeing? Then volunteering for our service may be for you…