Covid-19 updates

Globally, we are in uncharted territory with the emergence of COVID-19 and it’s impact on our way of life.

Throughout the pandemic period women continue to become pregnant and babies continue to be born.

Some pregnant women, with pre-existing health conditions, have been required to shield and self-isolate wherever possible. Some babies still are born premature or sick and need extra care.

Here are links to some guidance about Covid-19 and perinatal care.

Government Advice and Guidance


Guidance for Professionals from NHS and Professional Organisations


Guidance for Patients / Families from NHS and Patient Organisations

Health Scotland / Royal College of Psychiatrists / COSLA / Youth Link / Young Scot. Advice for helping children, young people and their families manage their anxiety about COVID-19 [last revised 24 March 2020]