Cando have been working in Shropshire and Telford and Birmingham since 2011. Cando offers an inexpensive and cost effective service giving a mother with learning disabilities, care and support for on average 9 months of her pregnancy, birth and postnatal experience. A team of 13 Doulas have given practical and emotional support to 22 women and their families in Shropshire, Telford and Birmingham. We have helped with antenatal preparation, supported them through their births and helped them postnatally with looking after their babies, we work in combination with other services, ensuring as complete a service as possible.
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