Becoming a dad

Are you going to be a dad soon? Find out what to expect while your partner is pregnant, what the birth will be like and your role as a new father. 

dads to be
dads and postnatal depression
According to a series of recent books on fatherhood, it seems that fathers don't always experience the instantaneous love for their newborn child that...
advice for expectant dads
Finding out you are going to become a father can throw up a whole range of thoughts and emotions. Your role as an expectant father is a crucial one &n...

How we can help you

If you would like support and advice, you can talk to one of our Family Support Workers by calling our confidential helpline on 0808 800 2222. You can also share experiences and advice with other parents on our Forums. Family Lives is here for you and you can contact us about any family issue, big or small.

Did you find our advice helpful? Help us help more people by filling in our survey