Maternity and Neonatal Cultural Awareness Programme


In partnership with the East of England Maternity Clinical Network, NHS England and NHS Improvement are providing cultural awareness information, guidance and advice for maternity and neonatal care professionals.

This is to create and embed effective antenatal and postnatal personalised continuity of care pathways for all communities across the East of England.

Date Theme Speaker Timings Booking Link
10 June LGBT+ Communities AJ Silver – The Queer Birth Club 10.00 – 12.00 LGBT+ Communities
17 June African Communities Rachel Walton – African Families in the UK (AFIUK) CIC BAME Community Development Consultant/Co-Founder 12:00 – 14:00 African Communities
1 July Orthodox Jewish Community Sarah Weiss and Malki Davidovits – The Interlink Foundation 11:00 – 13:00 Orthodox Jewish Community
29 July Gypsy and Traveller Communities Shaynie Larwood – Lead Nurse Gypsy and Traveller Health Cambridgeshire County Council 12:00 – 14:00 Gypsy and Traveller Communities
9 September Roma Communities Roma Support Group 12:00 – 14:00 Roma Communities
23 September Muslim and Asian Communities TBC TBC Will be advertised shortly
7 October Eastern European Communities TBC TBC Will be advertised shortly


Published 6th July 2021