The National Child and Maternal Health Intelligence Network has published a new needs assessment report for each local authority and clinical commissioning group on perinatal and infant mental health.
The report brings together local data and evidence on risk factors and estimates of the number of women with a range of maternal mental health conditions. It can be used to inform local needs assessments by giving commissioners an indication of perinatal and infant mental health need in their area. Mental health in pregnancy, the postnatal period and babies and toddlers: needs assessment report
To get the most out of this report, first read the short guide on how to use it. What do the Needs Assessment Reports tell you about your local area