In the area there are two main maternity units, a midwifery-led unit at Chorley Hospital providing antenatal care and delivery for selected low risk patients and a Consultant Unit at Royal Preston Hospital.

The Maternity Unit at Chorley Hospital provides a 24hr advice line which may be contacted during pregnancy, labour and until baby is one month old.

If you have just found out you are pregnant please make a self-referral online Lancashire Teaching Hospital | Maternity (