The LIFE charity supports vulnerable pregnant mothers and families (both women and men) through difficult times, offering them the help that they need to turn their lives around concerning all aspects of pregnancy. All services are free, confidential and aimed at supporting men and women with parenting problems, worried about getting pregnant, fertility concerns, contemplating abortion, suffering after pregnancy loss and struggling to cope after abortion.


  • Free, confidential information
  • Non-directive counselling to anyone facing an unplanned or crisis pregnancy, or parents who have lost a baby through miscarriage or after an abortion
  • Financial and practical help (e.g. baby clothes and equipment) before and after birth
  • Free pregnancy testing
  • National helpline (0808 802 5433)

How to Access

You can self-refer yourself to LIFE by e-mailing or dropping into the shop during opening hours (Monday to Friday 9.30am to 4pm).

Type of Organisation

National charity (no.1128355) with local office


LIFE St Helens, 52 North John Street, St Helens, Merseyside, WA10 2JT