News

As many parents and family members would like to maintain close ties with TMBU and PRH SCBU, we have various ways of keeping in touch. We like to keep everyone up to date on what we are doing and the events we are holding throughout the year by regularly updating our website. We also have a Facebook page and Instagram account that we update frequently so please join us on social media.

We also produce a quarterly newsletter when possible.  If you would like to receive this please enter your details on our registration form. Your details will go on our distribution list but will not be passed onto anybody else.

Please click here to read our statement on the COVID-19 Pandemic.

 

Story on Sunday – Jenny Tsang, a Neonatal Senior Sister on Trevor Mann Baby Unit

Story on Sunday – Jenny Tsang, a Neonatal Senior Sister on Trevor Mann Baby Unit

Published 20th October 2021

Story on Sunday! 😊 Following Baby Loss Awareness Week, we have a story from Jenny Tsang, a Neonatal Senior Sister on Trevor Mann Baby Unit in Brighton who also works part time as the Neonatal Child Death Review Keyworker. Jenny says “I graduated as a paediatric nurse at City University London in 2012. I worked […] READ MORE

Baby Loss Awareness Tree

Baby Loss Awareness Tree

Published 15th October 2021

As the week draws to a close, we wanted to share this photo of a baby loss awareness tree that has been put up by one of the neonatal Senior Sisters- Margaret Beard. It gives parents the chance to write on a heart and hang on the tree in memory of a baby they may […] READ MORE

Baby Loss Awareness week – what we do Wednesday

Baby Loss Awareness week – what we do Wednesday

Published 13th October 2021

What we do Wednesday 💛 As part of Baby Loss Awareness Week, we would like to share some of the items the EBA has purchased to support those who have sadly lost a baby on one of the units. A Moses basket and large baby nest which both provide a place for babies to lay […] READ MORE

Worthing 10K – Marie Byrne smashes personal best running time and fundraising target!

Worthing 10K – Marie Byrne smashes personal best running time and fundraising target!

Published 10th October 2021

Marie Byrne experienced both of her children needing neonatal care in TMBU. Her daughter Billie was born 11 weeks early weighing 3lbs 2oz and spent her first 7 weeks in the unit back in 2013. Her son James was born at almost term in 2016 and received care in his first 24 hours on TMBU […] READ MORE

World Mental Health Day 2021

World Mental Health Day 2021

Published 10th October 2021

Today is World Mental Health Day – as a charity we try to help support the mental health and wellbeing of families and staff on the baby units in Brighton and Haywards Heath. We hope that the smaller things we do for families and babies, such as providing tea, coffee, biscuits, cereal and fruit in […] READ MORE

Baby Loss Awareness Week 2021

Baby Loss Awareness Week 2021

Published 9th October 2021

Today marks the start of Baby Loss Awareness Week 2021. Head over to https://babyloss-awareness.org to find out more about the week and the different topics that will be addressed each day. There are also links to a wide range of support, information and coping techniques https://babyloss-awareness.org/support/ The Early Birth Association is here to support all […] READ MORE

Cass’s unique fundraising!

Cass’s unique fundraising!

Published 3rd October 2021

Cass, younger brother of Forrest (a TMBU graduate) has raised some money for The EBA, so we can continue supporting babies like his brother. Cass’ and Forrest’s Mum is also the Co-Chair of the EBA! 💛 Cass caught lots of mackerel on one weekend morning and then picked apples from his trees and went around […] READ MORE

Photo Competition!

Photo Competition!

Published 2nd October 2021

Has your baby been cared for in a neonatal unit in England or Wales? Enter a photo competition! 💛 The National Neonatal Audit Programme (NNAP) is looking for photographs that tell a story about your baby’s care on the neonatal unit. They’d also like a caption that describes the picture, the aspect of your baby’s […] READ MORE

Spinning Sun

Spinning Sun

Published 1st October 2021

Last year, Bestens Brewery https://www.bestensbrewery.co.uk/ made a beer in special memory of our committee member Jemma Robert’s beautiful daughter Tilly who passed away in 2015. With £1 from every can sold being donated to The Early Birth Association, an amazing £771 was raised. Bestens have just announced that their special charity release for this year […] READ MORE

What we do Wednesday! End of September and NICU Awareness Month

What we do Wednesday!  End of September and NICU Awareness Month

Published 29th September 2021

As September and NICU Awareness Month draws to a close, we wanted to reflect on who we are and why we do what we do. The main driving force behind us is to help the Neonatal Units that helped us and our babies so much and to give something back. The EBA is wholly ran […] READ MORE


The Early Birth Association are registered on Virgin Money Giving,
where you are able to make a donation directly to us and set up your
own fundraising page for any events that you do.


The Early Birth Association are registered with JustGiving.
You can donate directly to us and also develop your own webpage for raising
funds for us for any sponsored events that you’d like to do.

donateNow

Contact Us

Please feel free to contact us for further information at info@earlybirth.co.uk

For further advice and support please also see the useful links and information at the bottom of the website.