Ward Information

Ward Information

Parent Accommodation

One emergency room on site for parents. 

Camp beds available for mum to room in with baby. Mothers rooming in can use the showers on the post natal ward and are offered breakfast.

Parent Facilities


Family Room with fridge, microwave, water fountain and television.

Counselling Room available for private conversations.

Mobile Phone Use

Unrestricted but on silence inside cot spaces.

Telephone and Computer Access

Free Wi-Fi access across the hospital. Landline available on request to staff.

Breastfeeding facilities and support

Breat pumps available for each cot space. All cot spaces are individual and provide privacy to parents. Breast pumps are available to loan free of charge to express at home until baby is discharged. Please return the breast pump on discharge.

Infant Feeding Specialists are available regularly throughout the week.

Facilities for Siblings

Family Room with play area. Changing area for babies/toddlers inside toilet on the unit.

Parent Support Groups

Facebook group - "Yeovil SCBU".