Our maternity unit 

We currently care for over 5000 women in the West Sussex and East Surrey region during their pregnancies.  Over 4500 of these women give birth at home or at our East Surrey Hospital birthing unit and delivery suite.  We have around 300 clinical staff dedicated to giving you the best possible experience in your maternity journey that we are able to provide.  We are here for you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year and look forward to meeting you and your family.


Contact us

Just found out you are pregnant?

Please complete our online self-referral form. A midwife will contact you to offer your maternity screening tests and first appointment.

Early pregnancy unit (under 16 weeks)

Our early pregnancy unit (EPU) supports women up to 16 weeks into pregnancy with concerns such as vaginal bleeding, abdominal pain or excessive vomiting (hyperemesis gravadium), by appointment only. Please visit the early pregnancy unit for more information.

If you are over 16 weeks gestation

To contact the maternity team, please see our contact us page. If you have urgent concerns regarding yourself or your baby, call 01737 231764. In an emergency, call 999.

The Friends and Family Test (FFT) is a three question survey about each stage of your maternity journey and takes no more than five minutes. Please help us by clicking the link below.