Being part of an online community can really help to keep you going when times seem difficult. Having somebody there who knows what your going through can be a huge stress reliever. You are not alone! Take a look at the resources below and join a new community, share knowledge, ask questions and provide and receive support!


Mumsnet – Make parents’ lives easier by pooling knowledge, advice and support. We try, as far as possible to let the conversation flow and not to over-moderate.

Netmums – We’re here to make parents feel heard, supported and entertained on every step of their parenting journey.

Mums Meet Up – MumsMeetUp connects mums locally and across the UK, enabling them to find mums like themselves in their area and playmates for their children.

Motherwell – Our vision is that women and girls are able to meet the challenges in their lives and access support, education and advocacy whenever they need it, in order to fulfil their potential.

National Childbirth Trust – Our mission is to support parents through the first 1,000 days, to have the best possible experience of pregnancy, birth and early parenthood.

Start4life  – If you have any breastfeeding questions, the Breastfeeding Friend from Start4life, available 24 / 7, has lots of useful information and expert advice to share with you. All the information provided is NHS-approved and based on questions asked by thousands of new mums.

Breastfeeding Support Cheshire –  Breastfeeding support group on FB to provide peer support, information, advice and loads and loads of encouragement for breastfeeding mums and their families.

Platform For Life – Platform for Life offers free local counselling and play therapy for families who would otherwise not be able to afford it.


There are loads of Facebook groups you can join too! Take a look at some of them below: