Our Early Warning System has developed a new resource and timeline for midwives highlighting some of the practical steps they can take to maximise a family’s income and increase financial security. These steps include:
- Making routine referrals of pregnant women to income maximisation services
- Helping mums access Sure Start Maternity Grants and the Healthy Start scheme
- Being aware of basic messages about benefit entitlement
- Being able to direct women to financial support in the event of an emergency or crisis
Download a copy here.