Who we support

We support women and birthing people in Glasgow facing barriers like poverty, isolation, or language.

Our Impact

Read our 2022-23 Impact Report to find out more about the impact of our work.

Support our work

From fundraising to volunteering, there are many opportunities to get involved.

About us

Amma Birth Companions is a Glasgow charity that provides vital services to ensure women and birthing people from migrant backgrounds and other underserved groups are supported during pregnancy, childbirth, and early parenthood. 

Our services include birth and postnatal companionship, peer support, and education. We also advocate for systemic changes aimed at tackling structural and health inequalities, informed by the lived experiences of the individuals we support.

Latest articles

Miles for Mamas 2024 – run or walk to raise money for Amma

It’s a new year and race season is coming up fast!
Last year we had an amazing time at the Supernova Run in Falkirk, and the Kiltwalk all the way from Glasgow Green to Balloch – and we’re getting ready to do it all again! Will you join us to walk and run #milesformamas and raise money for our services, to ensure that pregnant people in Glasgow don’t have to give birth alone? We have two amazing events coming up this spring, which will be wonderful opportunities to have fun, get fit, and support Amma all at the same time.

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New Year Reflections from Team Amma

As we enter into a brand new year, Team Amma is looking ahead to new plans and challenges, and reflecting on how far we came in 2023. Continue reading below to hear about some of our hopes and intentions for 2024!

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