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I have studied Social Work (BA) and Clinical Sciences (Foundation+ Cert HE). I have diverse experience supporting socially marginalised pregnant women in a range of different settings. Additionally, I have strong insights through lived experience. I am passionate about developing peer-based support approaches for isolated and marginalised pregnant women; I believe this approach can transform the journeys of the most vulnerable families from pregnancy to early parenthood.
In the UK today, some 7,000 women each year give birth without the emotional support of a birth partner. The effects of this can be profound and long-lasting, with...