North CumbriaWest Cumberland Hospital

Homewood Road, Hensingham, Whitehaven CA28 8JG

0194 652 3242
http://www.ncuh.nhs.uk

Specialist Services Available at this Hospital

  • Obstetric Consultant-led
  • Alongside / Co-located MLU
  • Obstetric Ultrasound Services
  • Bereavement and Specialist Support Services
  • Early Pregnancy Assessment Services
  • Infant Feeding Support Services
  • 24/7 Pregnancy Assessment Units
  • Smoking Cessation Specialist Support
  • 24/7 Epidural Services
  • Specialist Clinic/Support Service - VBAC
  • Birth Reflections Services
  • Specialist Clinic/Support Service - Drug and Alcohol
  • Perinatal Mental Health and Corresponding Support Services.
  • Specialist Clinic/Support Service - Healthy Lifestyle
  • Consultant-led Antenatal Clinics
  • Fetal and Maternal Medicine - Local
  • Specialist Clinic/Support Service - Teenage Pregnancy
  • Specialist Diabetic Clinic
  • Regional Specialist Fetal and Maternal Medicine
  • Specialist Clinic/Support Service - Continuity of Carer
  • Specialist Diabetic Service
  • Neonatal Unit - Local
  • Specialist High Risk Antenatal Clinics
  • Neonatal Intensive Care Unit - Regional
  • Multiple Birth Services
  • Maternity Physiotherapy Services/Clinics

You can contact your family doctor, (your G.P. ) in the first instance and make an appointment to see the midwife. If you experience any problems contacting a midwife you can contact your chosen maternity unit for information.

By Bus: Buses run frequently to West Cumberland Hospital from the centre of Whitehaven and the surrounding area. You can read more about their services here https://www.stagecoachbus.com/plan-a-journey or call them on 0871 200 22 33. (Calls cost 10p per minute from a BT landline, calls from other service providers and calls from mobiles may vary).

Car Parking: Car Parking is available on site with designated disabled parking bays.

An interactive Google Map will be available here when you have an Internet connection