Need to talk? Call 1800 882 436.
It's a free call with a maternal child health nurse. *call charges may apply from your mobile

Is it an emergency? Dial 000
If you need urgent medical help, call triple zero immediately.

beginning of content

Contact us

If it’s an emergency

If your injury, illness or situation is critical or life threatening, call triple zero (000).

Need to talk?

To speak to a maternal child health nurse please contact Pregnancy, Birth and Baby on 1800 882 436.
*Calls from landlines are free, mobile charges may apply.

Account support

If you have an account with Pregnancy, Birth and Baby to receive our newsletter, find out more at account support.


Pregnancy, Birth and Baby values your feedback and we use it to make improvements to our services. Further information about providing feedback can be found here.

Corporate enquiries

Visit the Healthdirect Australia website if you would like to:

Further information about your privacy can be found in our Privacy Statement.

Call us and speak to a Maternal Child Health Nurse for personal advice and guidance.

Need further advice or guidance from our maternal child health nurses?

Healthdirect Australia acknowledges the Traditional Owners of Country throughout Australia and their continuing connection to land, sea and community. We pay our respects to the Traditional Owners and to Elders both past and present.

This information is for your general information and use only and is not intended to be used as medical advice and should not be used to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any medical condition, nor should it be used for therapeutic purposes.

The information is not a substitute for independent professional advice and should not be used as an alternative to professional health care. If you have a particular medical problem, please consult a healthcare professional.

Except as permitted under the Copyright Act 1968, this publication or any part of it may not be reproduced, altered, adapted, stored and/or distributed in any form or by any means without the prior written permission of Healthdirect Australia.