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First Touch - Supporting Babies at St George’s

First Touch is a registered charity supporting the Neo-Natal Unit at St George's Hospital. It provides support and a counselling service for parents while their baby or babies are in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at St George's Hospital and afterwards if required.

This service is for women who have given birth at St George's Hospital.

The counsellor:

  • aims to help parents to discover ways of coping and to feel more in control as parents;
  • supports parents with particular emphasis on their emotional needs whilst having a baby on the Neonatal Unit (NNU) at St Georges; and
  • supports bereaved parents.

If you would like to contact the Counsellor, you can leave a message on 020 8725 4733.

Who to contact


Where to go

Neonatal Unit (NNU)
St. George's Hospital
Blackshaw Road
SW17 0QT
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Time / Date Details

When is it on
The counsellor works in the neonatal unit 3 days a week and is able to be flexible in terms of seeing parents at a time which suits them.

Last updated: 28 Jan 2021