home | text only | contact us | logon
About usDepartmentsPatients and visitorsFoundation TrustGet involvedFind us
Maternity service in Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust

Maternity department

If you are currently pregnant - Congratulations!

We hope that you find the following information helpful.  

Our maternity services loook after pregnant women who live in Hampshire and Portsmouth.  This is a large service caring for more than 6000 women per year.

Information Service for Parents: Click here to access a website where you can sign up for emails and text messages covering all key pregnancy and baby topics.

Useful phone numbers

Your named midwife will give you contact numbers when she meets you for the first time.

Midwifery advice is available for you at the Mary Rose Unit 24 hours a day, and between 8am and 8pm at the Grange and Blake Maternity Centres.  Please note that you may speak to a Maternity Support Worker and not necessarily a midwife when you call.

  • Queen Alexandra Hospital Reception - 023 9228 6000 ext 4583 
  • Blake Maternity Centre - 023 9252 3651
  • Mary Rose Birth Centre - 023 9228 6000 ext 3284 
  • Grange Maternity Cente - 01730 262415
  • Infant Feeding Advisors - 023 9228 6000 ext 4530
  • Day Assessment unit - 023 9228 6000 ext 4502
  • Director of Midwifery - 023 9228 6000 ext 4532/4577
  • Community Co-ordinator (24 hour advice for urgent issues or labour related queries) - 07770 233256
  • Queen Alexandra Hospital’s Senior Midwife (24 hour advice for urgent issues or labour related queries) - 023 9228 6000 Bleep 1333

For general enquiries, comments and feedback relating to Women and Children’s services please email Claire.Abbott@porthosp.nhs.uk.