Women and Children Services will provide care for women and children, in a safe and effective way, which avoids where possible unnecessary hospital visits and admissions.
The majority of services, including all inpatient services, are based in the Women's and Children Unit at Forth Valley Royal Hospital in Larbert. These include a children's ward and paediatric clinics, neonatal unit, women's outpatient clinics and investigations, women's day care unit, gynaecology services and labour suite.
However antenatal and post-natal care services are also provided at Stirling Community Hospital and midwifery led clinics are held in a number of community locations across Forth Valley. A number of outpatient services for children and young people (including medical clinics, therapy services and mental health services) are also provided at Stirling Community Hospital.
Ready Steady Baby! is now available as a free smartphone app so it's even easier for you and your partner to find out about pregnancy, birth and early parenthood from the NHS.
This purpose built app, allows you to:
The app is available through your device's app store.
For more information on health during pregnancy please look at the following links:
Forth Valley Royal
01324 567 300