Some links you may find useful:

The evidence base for doulas

The NHS Pregnancy and Baby Guide

Your questions about home birth

BellyBelly homepage for all things pregnancy/birth/early parenting-related

Positive Birth Movement

The Gentle Cesarean

Skin-to-skin (‘Kangaroo Care’) The Baby Friendly Initiative

Penny Simkin on the benefits to baby of Optimal (delayed) cordclamping

Local support with early infant feeding

LLL North Devon – support with breastfeeding

The Magical Hour after Birth