We’re so fortunate to have so many great businesses and organisations supporting parents and parents-to-be in the local area!

Here are some you might find supportive on your journey…

Lynn Timms of Breastfeeding Matters provides excellent support with breastfeeding and tongue-tie divisions on a private basis, in Portsmouth, Hampshire and the Isle of Wight. 

Local libraries are a great resource for families, with regular storytimes, rhymetimes and other events! Guildhall Library also has a well being service.

Family Hubs are dotted about the city, with a range of activities and support for 0-5’s as well as parents.

Lottie at The Wellbeing Warrior offers a variety of yoga classes in Southsea, including pre and post natal classes.

Southsea Slings is a great way to find out more about baby wearing options, hire slings to try and meet other baby wearing parents!

Southsea Sangha offers meditation groups, talks and community (sangha) for beginners through to advanced. A beautiful, friendly community to support you through your parenting journey and life in general!

Solent Parenting offers Doula services, baby wearing consultation and post birth support.

Lucy Jasmine Yoga offers a friendly, safe and nurturing environment for Mums to be. Gently stretch and ease any aches, learn breathing techniques you can use during labour and enjoy a guided meditation/relaxation at the end of class. Classes also available for Mums and babies!