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Bliss Scotland campaign success as Scottish Government announces £1.5 million neonatal Family Fund

Sadie Constable 22 December 2017
The Scottish Government is creating a Family Fund to support parents of premature babies in neonatal care with travel and food expenses following a Bliss Scotland campaign. Read More

Helpline festive opening hours

Matt Keegan 20 December 2017
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Bliss’ helpline and email enquiries at hello@bliss.org.uk will be closed on the bank holidays over the festive period. This includes Monday 2 January 2017. Read for more information. Read More

Bliss Ambassador Lady Sarra Hoy joins brokers on trading floor for ICAP Charity Day

Kalisha Patel 06 December 2017
Chris and Sarra Hoy at ICAP
Sarra and Chris Hoy joined a multitude of celebrities on the trading floor for ICAP Charity Day 2017 as representatives for Bliss. Read More

Preterm birth reduction target – joint statement

Kalisha Patel 28 November 2017
Premature baby holding mums finger
Our organisations, Bliss, Tamba and Tommy’s, are delighted that the Secretary of State for Health, Jeremy Hunt, has announced the Government’s commitment to reducing preterm birth from 8 to 6% by 2025 in his speech today. Read our joint statement here. Read More

Bliss' response to Jeremy Hunt's Maternity Safety Strategy

Kalisha Patel 28 November 2017
Jeremy Hunt, Secretary of State for Health, has set out plans today for a Maternity Safety Strategy, following the stark findings of the Learning from death: when babies die as a result of something that happened during labour report from MBRRACE-UK. Read our response here. Read More

Bliss' response to MBRRACE report

Kalisha Patel 28 November 2017
A new report published today has found that among babies who were stillborn during labour, or who died shortly after birth, in eight out of ten cases improvements in care were identified which could have saved the baby’s life. Read our response here. Read More