Wisdom – online parenting programme for young adults


Are you a young parent under the age of 21 who's looking for free parenting support?

Book a place on our new free online parenting programme to chat about:

  • Where and how your baby’s birth might happen
  • Feeding your baby
  • Life after birth
  • Changing relationships and how to support one another  
  • Preparing to return to work or education

Who is it for?

Pregnant people and supporters under 21 years old in Bristol, Gloucestershire, South Gloucestershire, Bath and North East Somerset or North Somerset are welcome to book onto the course from 28+ weeks of pregnancy.

What will the sessions involve?

The package will include 2 x 1.5 hour antenatal sessions and 2 x 1.5 hour postnatal session, which will be run by Nikki Bradley on Zoom.

Young mum holding her baby

Some of the topics we will discuss include:

  • Birthing your baby
  • Feeding your baby in the way you choose
  • Baby behaviour
  • Night feeds
  • Expectations of life with a new baby
  • Family/friends
  • Support

There will be the chance to book an optional 1:1 session too if you’d like to discuss specific topics that are important to you.

The service is flexible and friendly to allow you the opportunity to make this course work for you.  

There's also an incentive scheme: sign up + attend = treat for you!

Contact details

If you have any questions about the programme, you can get in touch with Nikki by:

Email: gift@barnardos.org.uk

Phone: 07593685617

Please note this email/number is not for feeding support.

How do I book?