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We are looking for enthusiastic volunteers to join us as a Peer Supporter to support pregnant women and new families in City & Hackney.

Peer Supporters will support families across a number of topics, including maternal health and babies’ development and will identify support services within the City & Hackney community. You will be paired on a 1-to-1 basis with pregnant women and new families.

  • This is a new service that aims to build confidence, independence and relationship building between networks, address equality of access to local pregnancy and wider support services for pregnant women and new families.
  • The service will provide emotional, social and informational support to families
  • Key messages relating to support in areas such as healthy weight, oral health and smoking cessation
  • It will support families in accessing other services through in-person, phone and or other support

To find out more, complete our online form, which you can find here or email us on or call us on 020 8135 9228

"Volunteering for HENRY has become my passion"