Setting up an MVP

Setting up a Maternity Voices Partnership: practical steps

A summary of practical steps including budgets, administrative support, CCG links, stakeholders and family friendly meetings from consultant midwife Pauline Cross based on her experience of setting up MVPs across South East England.

Resources & templates

When first setting up your MVP you will need a terms of reference, role descriptions and a logo. We have developed a range of adaptable templates you  can download and edit to help you get started.

Becoming a Service User Representative

Volunteering to be part of a Maternity Voices Partnership is an important role where you can make a difference to local maternity care. Find out more about what is involved.