North CumbriaWest Cumberland Hospital

Homewood Road, Hensingham, Whitehaven CA28 8JG

0194 652 3242

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 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