Saturday, 9 February 2013
NCT: supporting people to be the parent they want to be
NCT is the UK's largest charity for parents, supporting them to become the parents they want to be
NCT wants all parents to have an experience of pregnancy, birth and early parenthood that enriches their lives and gives them confidence in being a parent.
Their charitable purposes include:
- Offering information and support in pregnancy, childbirth and early parenthood.
- Campaigning to improve maternity care and ensure better services and facilities for new parents.
- Aiming to give every parent the chance to make informed choices.
- Wanting to make sure that everyone has access to their services and activities.
Becoming a parent is a life-enhancing experience, but it can also be challenging and sometimes stressful. NCT are there to help you through this transition, offering relevant information, reassurance and mutual support.
Examples of the support they offer include:
· Support groups / events
Every year NCT supports thousands of people through the incredible life changing experience of pregnancy, birth and early parenthood. You can learn more about NCT at http://www.nct.org.uk/. You can also support the work of NCT by registering, volunteering, fundraising, campaigning, or shopping online.