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Maternity Services

Upcoming events

Home Birth Evening

Want to know more about home birth? Come to our free information evening for pregnant women and their birth partners.

Whether you're keen to have a home birth or are still undecided, this is for you.

Meet with community midwives and women who have birthed at home, ask questions, and learn more!

Tuesday 10 September 2019 6.30pm - 8.00pm
Flo's, Rymers Lane, Oxford OX4 3JZ

For more details call Isis Community Midwives: 01865 779284

Wantage Birth Open Evenings

Wantage Maternity Unit, Garston Lane, Wantage OX12 7AS

Do you want to know more about home birth or birth in a midwifery-led unit?

Our open evenings are ideal for pregnant women and their birth partners. Whether you are keen to have a community birth, or are still undecided, this is for you.

An ideal opportunity to tour the unit, meet with our midwives and ask lots of questions.

  • Monday 9 September 2019 5.00pm - 7.00pm
  • Monday 9 December 2019 5.00pm -7.00pm
  • Monday 9 March 2020 5.00pm - 7.00pm

Birth in Bicester

Tuesday 17 September 2019 7.00pm - 9.00pm
Bicester Midwives' Office, 7a Lower Farm Barns, Bainton Road, Bucknell OX27 7LT

Horton Midwifery-led Unit Open Evening

Wednesday 25 September 2019 6.00pm - 8.00pm
Horton Midwifery-led Unit

The Horton is the perfect setting for those who are looking for a calm, homely and welcoming environment to give birth.

Come and meet our fabulous team, take a tour and chat about your upcoming birth.

Antenatal services: during pregnancy

Maternity Units

Postnatal services: after the birth of your baby

Mental health in pregnancy and the postnatal period

Mental health in pregnancy and the postnatal period

Further information

Links

UNICEF UK Baby Friendly Initiative (BFI)

OUH Maternity has been awarded Stage 1 accreditation by the UNICEF UK Baby Friendly Initiative (BFI)

www.unicef.org.uk/babyfriendly/accreditation

Support for Midwives

Support for midwives is provided by line managers and Professional Midwifery Advocates.

Pregnant women booked for care with the Trust who need support or advice should speak to their midwife, who will then direct them to the right person or organisation.