Maternity services

When the time comes for you to have your baby, you want to be in a place where you feel comfortable, confident and prepared for childbirth and parenthood.

New born baby
At the Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust we will be with you every step of the way, offering you help and advice throughout your pregnancy and when it’s time to give birth. We will continue to support and guide you as you embark on parenthood.

Our Maternity services cover the care of mums-to-be and their baby, including during the birth and the postnatal period (immediately after the baby is born).

Calling all new Pontefract mums to be - our Friarwood Birth centre at Pontefract Hospital is open for bookings. If you would like to book a tour of the centre or if you have any questions please contact our Friarwood Birth Centre on 01977 747432 or speak to your Community Midwife.


Contact details

Main Switchboard number for the Trust is 01924 541000 - A full list of contact numbers can be found here>>>