Maternal Mental Health – Journey to recovery.

How can peer support help in the journey to recovery? Perinatal peer support can play a huge part in supporting parents through those difficult and scary times. Peer support is having ‘someone in your corner’, someone who understands, has been through or is going through it now with you and gets it. They listen without […]

Mindfulness sleep tips

This mindfulness exercise involves 4 aspects. Feel free to focus on one or more of these aspects if they resonate well with you. 1. Breathing: – Start by getting yourself into a position where you feel most comfortable or relaxed. This could be sitting in a chair or lying on your bed. – Begin the […]

The virtual 2021 Virgin Money London Marathon – Run for Light!

The 2021 Virgin Money London Marathon is taking place on Sunday 3 October, with a record 50,000 participants running on the streets of the capital, from Blackheath to The Mall. On the same day, an additional 50,000 people will have the chance to take on the world’s greatest marathon on the course of their choice […]

NEW information group Starring LIGHT! South Yorkshire Family Network

The South Yorkshire Family Network (SYFN) is a collective of early parenting services, in and around South Yorkshire. We are pleased to invite you to join us for the SYFN event. This is an online monthly event (every 4 weeks) where we have speakers from 4 fantastic early parenting services, in and around South Yorkshire. […]

Volunteers & Counsellors news & thanks!

Counselling Light is pleased that our counselling service has recently started up again, we have 4 counselling students completing their 100 hour placement with us at the moment, and another 2 to hopefully start in the new year.  This is great news for the mums and dads who are benefitting from peer support from Light […]

Partners, Donations & Thank You’s

We have been extremely overwhelmed this year by the many donations and such a wide variety of different ways you have thought to donate! Donations – however they come to us and whatever size, mean so very much to us and really help us to give back directly to our mums & families. We simply […]