Maternity Care

Pregnancy Booking Form

The first booking appointment is carried out by the Midwife at the Maidstone Birth Centre.  In order for an appointment to be made please complete the following form, or attend the surgery.  The form will be passed to the midwife who will then contact you to attend.  Your care after will be dealt with at the surgery on a Thursday by the midwife.  April 2020 see changes below

As from Monday 27th April 2020 you need to self-refer,  The website is: www.mtw.nhs.uk/maternity

Once you access the website you complete the online referal form which we able you to arrange a booking appointment with your midwife in an appropriate setting. You will be sent the latest pregnancy information electronically in order to read prior to your appointment.

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Maternity Care

In conjunction with the Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells Trust, we provide full antenatal, delivery and postnatal care. Each doctor provides antenatal and postnatal care for their own patients with the assistance of our midwife.

Antenatal clinics are held as follows:

In conjunction with the Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells Trust, we provide full antenatal, delivery and postnatal care. Each doctor provides antenatal and postnatal care for their own patients with the assistance of our midwife.

Every Thursday - 9.00am - 3.00pm

Appointments for antenatal and postnatal checks with the doctor or midwife may be made at the practice reception. Patients can make an appointment with their own doctor as soon as they find that they are pregnant.  Alternatively, when they are between 8-10 weeks pregnant, complete a 1st booking form, available at the reception desk, which is passed to the Midwife who will make contact with an appointment for you to attend the Birthing Centre, Maidstone Hospital.

 

Breastfeeding Services in Maidstone and Malling

Maidstone

Breastfeeding Group with Breastfeeding Counsellor - Monday 12.30 - 2.00 Meadow Children's Centre, Furfield Close, Maidstone ME15 9JR. Phone: 03000 412700

Breastfeeding Group with Lactation Counsultant - Wednesday 12.30 - 2.00 Salvation Army, 74 Union Street, Maidstone ME14 1ED (Antenatal breastfeeding info session 1st of the month 2-3pm)

Breastfeeding Peer Support available - 2nd & 4th Monday 9.30 - 11.30 Marden Children's Centre, School House, Goudhurst Road TN12 9JX

Malling

Breastfeeding Group with Peer Support - Monday 10.00-11.30 Woodlands Children's Centre, Chapman Way, East Malling ME19 6SD. Phone: 03000 418008

Find other breastfeeing services in Kent at www.kentbabymatters.org