Our team of local professionals, as well local parents ourselves, are here to help, advise and support you on your parenting journey. Whilst we each run our services as small, local businesses, the organisation and setup of Takes A Village, as well as many of our free talks and events are run on a voluntary basis.

Find out what we are all offering here.

Rachel Barlow

Midwife, Sling Consultant

Katharine Boylan

Sling Consultant & Parenting Coach


Luci Simpson

Sling Admin Assistant & Baby Photographer

Kristy Coleman

Nutritional therapist

Megan Murray Jones


Holly Spence

Pilates Instructor

Emily Mackenzie

Baby Yoga & Baby Massage Instructor, Baby Glo


Xavier Inverarity

South London FC (Father’s Club)

Amy Sinclair

Employment Lawyer

Ceci De Benedicts

Founder of Toy Box Tots

Kerry Secker

Paediatric Sleep Consultant

Sarah Tessier

Doula, Antenatal Educator, Mum

Angharad Salazar Llwellyn

Social Media Consultant & Flexible Working Advocate

Vanessa Afful

Aromatherapist, Massage Therapist & Natural Product Maker

Gemma Folkard

Pilates Instructor


Anu and Olivia

Cloth Nappy Experts

Michele Misgalla

Yoga Instructor & Doula

Emily Fares & Vicky Perkins

Midwives, The Group

Dance and Gym Instructor