Tuesday 12 September 2017
First Baby Box Programme in Yorkshire launches at Leeds Baby Week
New parents across Leeds now receive a free Baby Box to support safer sleeping for their new arrivals.
The Baby Box Co. provides the kit, which doubles as an infant sleeping space and contains useful information and products for families.
The aim of the programme is to encourage early engagement with maternity services and access to care for all pregnant women. In...
Friday 18 August 2017
Useful advice on baby seats
Here is some useful advice about babies sleeping in car, swing and other baby seats.
The safest place for a baby to sleep day and night is lying down back to...
Tuesday 13 June 2017
Infant Mental Health Awareness Week
This week we’re joining colleagues across the country to celebrate Infant Mental Health Awareness Week. The theme is Begin Before Birth and it’s about the importance of giving every child...
Friday 5 May 2017
Midwife of the Year 2017
We are very proud to reveal the winners of the International Day of the Midwife (IDM) awards 2017.
On May 5, International Day of the Midwife, our team celebrated with the Celebrating...
Wednesday 12 April 2017
Women's services bake-off
Thanks to everyone who supported our Women’s Services yesterday by buying a delicious cake at the Great Easter Bake Off. Stalls were held in Gledhow Wing at St James’s, Leeds...
Wednesday 8 March 2017
Leeds Hospital Heroes Announced
Leeds Teaching Hospitals invited patients, their family and friends to get behind its staff awards by nominating their hospital hero for an award!
Giving patients, their families and the community of...
Wednesday 1 March 2017
Supervision of Midwives
On 1 April 2017 Supervision of Midwives ceased to exist, due to a change in legislation.
If you have any concerns regarding your care please speak to your named midwife.
Monday 6 February 2017
Twins & Multiples get-together
What a fantastic picture!
Our great Twins and Multiples team based at St James's recently held another of their get-togethers for past patients and families .
This was the most successful yet...
Sunday 25 December 2016
Christmas babies at LTHT
Christmas is a festival that celebrates the birth of a child. So what better way to mark the occasion than to recognise the first babies born in our hospitals!