Having a baby

We may be able to help during your pregnancy and after your baby is born.



Go online with SmartStart and get step-by-step information and support to help you access the right services for you and your baby: SmartStart website.

If you're pregnant, it's important that you get a midwife and access maternity services. Talk to your doctor, or the local hospital maternity services, to find out what's available in your area.

Getting a benefit

On a low income

Unable to work

After the baby is born


If you're unsure about the help you can get contact us