Legal Advice and Support

Are you a mother and have experienced discrimination in the workplace? O are you a working parent who needs support?


Pregnant Then Screwed

Pregnant Then Screwed is a place for women to tell their stories of pregnant and mother discrimination anonymously. Here’s the founder Joeli Brearley discussing the formation of Pregnant then Screwed.


Working Families

Working Families is the UK’s leading work-life balance organisation. The charity helps working parents and carers and their employers find a better balance between responsibilities at home and work. They have their own legal advice helpline to advise mothers and fathers on employment rights.

0300 012 0312


Maternity Action

The UK’s leading charity, Maternity Action, is committed to ending inequality and improving the health and well-being of pregnant women, partners and young children. The charity campaigns to protect and improve maternity rights at work.

Maternity Rights Advice Line

 0808 802 0029


Fawcett Society

Fawcett is the UK’s leading charity campaigning for gender equality and women’s rights. They want to see a society in which individuals can fulfil their potential regardless of their sex. They commission independent research and they give voice to the concerns, needs and interests of women.


It is an organisation that is dedicated to providing help to employers and employees. They can provide you with clear and confidential guidance about any kind of dispute or query that you have about relationship issues within the workplace.

Acas advice helpline

0300 123 1100


Citizen’s Advice Bureau

The organisation also has local citizen advice groups that can make home visits and provide some email advice.

Helpline for England

03444 111 444


03444 77 20 20