Tommy's and Mothercare

Working together to save more babies' lives

Mothercare, the UK’s leading global retailer for parents and young children, has chosen Tommy’s to be its official charity of the year as part of their drive to support the good health and well-being of mums-to-be, parents and children.

Tommy’s CEO, Jane Brewin, says,

“We are delighted that Mothercare has chosen to support Tommy’s and work with us to achieve our mission: to make pregnancy and birth safer for all. Mothercare and Tommy’s feels like the perfect alliance – we both put parents and babies at the heart of everything we do, and we are both leaders in our field. I truly believe that we can work together to do something very special for families.”

Mark Newton Jones, Mothercare CEO commented;

‘We are delighted to be in partnership that plays such an important role in the lives of parents and their children, providing invaluable support to families and local communities. We look forward to a very successful and exciting year working with them on their campaigns.”

Why support Tommy's

Read about our work

  • Tommy's researcher wearing white gloves using tweezers to put something on a slide

    Other research

    While Tommy’s concentrate most of our research on stillbirth, miscarriage and premature birth, we know that work is needed in many other areas to make sure as many babies as possible are born alive and well.

  • A researcher in a white lab coat looking at results on a computer

    New tests and technologies research

    Tommy’s are taking advantage of technology to develop new ways of making sure as many babies as possible are born healthy, from new scanning techniques to training simulators for amniocentesis.

  • Woman talking to health professional.

    Mental health and wellbeing research

    Tommy’s understand pregnancy complications cause far more than just physical harm. We want to understand the best way to support women’s mental health both during pregnancy and following loss.

  • Itching hands

    Cholestasis research

    Intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy, or obstetric cholestasis, is the most common liver disease affecting women during pregnancy.

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