The birth companions are a great strength of support, especially to us foreign nationals.


If you are interested in finding out more about our work, or have an interest in research which has been carried out in this field we hope the following pages will help.

There remains a need for further research in the area of pregnancy and birth in prisons, however significant research has been carried out on the needs of women in prison and the multiple and complex issues they face. 

If you have any specific queries relating to our work please do contact us.