Mothers and Mothers-to-be Support (MAMS) Network at Durham University
The MAMS Network exists for members who are mothers and expectant mothers at the University. Our membership is drawn from across the University's departments and divisions, covering both staff and students. We meet informally at least once a term.
Monthly social events.
Hosting invited speakers on parenting and women’s issues
Providing peer support and advice issues relating to returning to work after maternity leave.
Breast feeding advice and support
Offering the views of mothers who are staff to the University on diversity related topics when required.
Input to the University's Athena Swan accreditation when required.
Providing peer support in pregnancy.
What is the membership of the MAMS Network?
Membership of the network is wide and varied, currently including members who are academic staff from multiple faculties as well as support departments. We also welcome students, both undergraduate and postgraduate to come for pregnancy and parenting peer support.
Supporting Mothers and Mothers-to-be Support (MAMS) Network at Durham University