Maternity and children's services

Young couple on a maternity ward with their newborn baby

We know how important it is for you and your children to receive the best quality care, from maternity services through to your child's teenage years.

Maternity services

Maternity services for Southampton residents are provided by University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust at the Princess Anne Hospital and the New Forest Birth Centre.

Children’s health services

Local children's services are provided by:

Local advice for parents

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The Healthier Together website had been created by local doctors. It has trusted advice about what to do and where to go when your baby or child is under the weather. There’s also information on keeping the family healthy, common childhood symptoms explained, warning signs for when you need to seek medical advice and guides if you’re not sure if your child should go to nursery or school.