Get the DadPad app!

Welcome to the DadPad app download page.

We currently have two different versions of the DadPad app available, depending on the area of the country that you’re in.


Whichever version of the app is available in your area, once you’ve completed the download onto your device, you will be prompted to enter your postcode.  From here, you will be invited to select the most relevant app for your area, containing information on local services, support groups and hospitals.


New app platform:

You can download the pilot version of our brand new DadPad app platform, using the links below, if you’re in:

  • Coventry
  • Haringey
  • Leicestershire
  • NHS Highland: Argyll & Bute; and North Highlands
  • Portsmouth City
  • Sandwell
  • Solihull
  • South Tyneside
  • Torbay
  • Warwickshire

If you are using an Apple device, please click on the App Store button.

If you are using an Android device, please click on the Google Play button.


Original DadPad app:

If you’re in any other area of the country covered by a DadPad app licence, you need to use one of the two links below to download the app onto your phone or tablet.  At this moment in time, these areas are:

  • Barnsley
  • Bath, NE Somerset, Swindon & Wiltshire
  • Berkshire
  • Bexley, Bromley & Greenwich
  • Brighton & Hove
  • Bristol, N Somerset & S Gloucestershire
  • Buckinghamshire
  • Cambridgeshire & Peterborough
  • Cheshire & Merseyside
  • Cornwall
  • Derbyshire
  • Devon: Exeter; North Devon; Plymouth – Livewell Southwest; and Torbay & South Devon
  • Dorset
  • Dudley
  • Gloucestershire
  • Greater Manchester & Eastern Cheshire: Bolton; Eastern Cheshire; Greater Manchester; Pennine; Salford; Stockport; Tameside & Glossop; and Wrighton, Wigan & Leigh.
  • Hampshire: Hampshire; Isle of Wight NHS Trust; Portsmouth Hospital; and Southampton
  • Humber, Hull & East Riding, N & NE Lincolnshire
  • Lancashire & S Cumbria
  • Lincolnshire
  • Luton & Bedfordshire
  • Maidstone & Tunbridge Wells – covering the whole of Kent
  • Northamptonshire
  • Northumberland
  • Nottinghamshire
  • North Tyneside
  • Sheffield, Rotherham & Doncaster
  • Stoke-on-Trent
  • Tees Esk & Wear Valley: Durham & Darlington; North Yorkshire & York; and Teesside
  • Walsall
  • Solihull
  • Worcestershire & Herefordshire: Hereford; and Worcestershire
  • West Sussex
  • West Yorkshire: Bradford; Calderdale; Greater Huddersfield & Kirklees; Harrogate; Leeds; Wakefield; and West Yorkshire

If you are using an Apple device, please click on the App Store button below.

If you are using an Android device, please click on the Google Play button.


Not currently covered?

Please note that the content can only be accessed in areas of the country with a current DadPad app licence.  We’ll update the lists above each time a new app is launched onto either platform.

If it is not available but you wish that it was, please get in touch to let us know!  We are working on and launching the app in new areas all the time, to ensure that it is accessible to as many dads-to-be and new dads that need our help as possible.  Please keep an eye on our social media pages (e.g. Twitter and Facebook) and News page, as well as your own local newspapers, radio and television, for details of each new DadPad area as it is launched.

This page was last updated on 25 April 2024.