Project B – Activities for New and Expectant Parents

Delivered by Sandwell Council’s Parent Support Team

Project B aims to provide a variety of free activities for expectant parents and parents with a new baby (under 1).


Parents who attended a recent Tree Babies Course said:

A West Bromwich mum

“I attended the session to: meet other mums; get out of the house; do something different; and allow baby to see / interact with others. It’s been a lovely session with a great trainer. Thanks for the opportunity”

A Smethwick mum

“Great sessions, much needed. Calming especially in these current times. I met some lovely people who now I stay in touch with, so this session has helped form good relationships. Thank you. Trainer was amazing, very friendly & very down to earth, nice to be around. Good handouts; they went to alot of trouble to do this for us. A great course, I look forward to going on many more, much needed!”

A Wednesbury mum

I really enjoyed the sessions. Will definitely be doing the things learnt in the session. Lovely venue. Beautiful location

The activities aim to:

The courses are delivered by a number of experienced and skilled local professionals who are passionate about supporting parents and making a difference to family life.

Every parent receives a bespoke handbook that contains hints and tips for new and expectant parents as well as signposting information for wider support available in Sandwell.















Funding through the PHE Better Mental Health project has enabled a wide variety of FREE activities and courses to be held in Sandwell’s 6 towns. Sessions take place throughout the day, evenings and weekends so that they meet the needs of parents and parents to be.

Activities for pregnant mums include:

Once baby has arrived, parents can access:

 More activities are planned in 2022.