The guide covers all the issues for a teenager who is pregnant and decided to go full term. And for young mums. The key sections are:
What happens next?
All the things you need to think about, right up to the birth: how to tell people, who to tell, looking after yourself and your baby, keeping healthy, considering your future, money issues, where you will live, thinking about the birth etc.
Looking after your baby
Being a great parent: feeding, bathing, travelling, reducing the risks to baby, what if you can't cope?
Looking after yourself
Being a mum, your health, childcare, substance misuse, sex and contraception, social workers.
Thinking about your future
Courses, money, jobs etc.
Get the benefit
A clear, accurate route-through guide to your entitlements.
Who Else Can Help?
A guide to national contacts* such as:
- Young people's services
- Young mums' groups
- Children and family support
- Benefits and welfare
- Education, training, employment
- Contraception and sexual health services
* both local and national contacts for customized versions. Plus … …whatever is needed to make your own version fit your local circumstances, and meet your local targets. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org