What are the steps to building warm and supportive relationship with a pregnant or new mother?

If you feel a little daunted by the prospect of developing a relationship with a pregnant or new mother who you don’t know, or if you don’t know how to go about finding a mother who would appreciate such a relationship: we have developed the following 3 steps just for you. If on the other hand, you already know a mother that you would like to support, or making new relationships is something that comes easily or naturally to you, then the guidelines in these steps might be things you know already – but have a look in anyway.